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Comparative Colonialism in the Middle East

FROM THE EDITOR: The following the first of four requests for bibliographic feedback from graduate students in Northeastern University’s World History program focused on various aspects of imperial/colonial histories. The original posting came with all four bibliographies together, with an additional request for sources that might connect all four lists together. I have separated them out into four distinct postings with the hopes that this will increase both focus and discussion. 

 

World History Theory Practice Conference: States, Borders, and Migrations - May 3

From: Nerina Rustomji
           St. John's University
           rustomjn@stjohns.edu


St. John's University's History Department convenes a conference to foster research-driven conversations on the teaching of world history. World History Theory and Practice: States, Borders, and Migrations Conference will take place May 3, 2014, on our Manhattan (New York, NY) campus. Please join us! 

Socio-Environmental History of African Colonialism and Decolonization

 

FROM THE EDITOR: The following the first of four requests for bibliographic feedback from graduate students in Northeastern University’s World History program focused on various aspects of imperial/colonial histories. The original posting came with all four bibliographies together, with an additional request for sources that might connect all four lists together. I have separated them out into four distinct postings with the hopes that this will increase both focus and discussion. 

 

Author: 
Lincoln Paine
Reviewer: 
Adam Clulow

Clulow on Paine, 'The Sea and Civilization: A Maritime History of the World'

Lincoln Paine. The Sea and Civilization: A Maritime History of the World. New York: Knopf, 2013. Illustrations. xxxv + 744 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4000-4409-2.

Reviewed by Adam Clulow (Monash University) Published on H-World (April, 2014) Commissioned by Aaron D. Whelchel

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From: Eric Martin
Lewis-Clark State College; H-World Co-Editor
elmartin@lcsc

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