H-Net This Week (Roundup from around the Commons for the week of May 25 - 31, 2018)

Last Week's RoundupMay 25- 31, 2018

Network Publications

H-Nationalism: Brexit, Nationalism, and the Future of Europe series installment on Brexit, the EU and Politics in the Republic of Ireland


  • Essay review of The Practice of Socialist Internationalism:  European Socialists and International Politics, 1914-1960
  • Roundtable on Beyond Afghanistan: An International Security Agenda for Canada
  • Article review of “Macmillan, Nkrumah and the 1961 Application for European Economic Community Membership”


H-Nationalism discusses Brexit and Northern Ireland

H-Scholar shares comment on academic exploitation

H-HistBibl shares article on uncited research

H-War shares article on Colonel Toon and combat in Vietnam

H-War discusses May and June Hand grenades of the Month

H-Local shares coverage on historical artifacts hidden in Belfast storage unit



H-AmIndian query on thumbs on Wampum Belts

H-Luso-Africa asks about African scholar Fernando Campos

H-Japan seeks information regarding traditional Mino rain wear

H-Environment seeks study/discussion questions about J. Baird Callicott's Earth's Insights for environmental philosophy and ethics course

H-SHGAPE seeks experts for articles on Ida Tarbell and muckrakers in GAPE

Research Resources

H-HistBibl shares KITAB, digital toolbox and forum on Arabic Texts

H-Diplo shares NSA archive publication Anatoly S. Chernyaev Diary from 1978

H-Nationalism shares article on Brexit and Northern Ireland

H-Atlantic shares newly-launched project on runaway slaves in Britain

Teaching Resources

H-Environment seeks study/discussion questions about J. Baird Callicott's Earth's Insights for environmental philosophy and ethics course


H-Idea Premodern Universities blog shares Chandling the Scholar by Bennett Gilbert

News & Publication Roundups

H-Nationalism's Weekend Reading

H-ANZAU's recent publications on Oceania

H-War's Military History Digest

H-Eugenics' recent publications on eugenics


H-DC shares The 1600 Sessions: The Irish Architect and the Scottish Stonemasons

H-Law shares H-Law podcast: interview with Holly Brewer, author of Slavery, Sovereignty and 'Inheritable Blood': Reconsidering John Locke and the Origins of American Slavery

H-Net Reviews

H-Buddhism: Lina Verchery reviews Seeing Like the Buddha: Enlightenment through Film

H-1960s: Christopher A. Huff reviews A Time to Stir: Columbia '68

H-Judaic: Flora Cassen reviews The Jewish Ghetto and the Visual Imagination of Early Modern Venice

H-War: Michael Van Wagenen reviews Utah and the Great War: The Beehive State and the World War I Experience

H-War: Matthew Schwonek reviews Occupation in the East: The Daily Lives of German Occupiers in Warsaw and Minsk, 1939-1944

H-War: Andrew Baker reviews The Money Makers: How Roosevelt and Keynes Ended the Depression, Defeated Fascism, and Secured a Prosperous Peace

H-Diplo: Armand de Mestral reviews The First Bilateral Investment Treaties: U.S. Postwar Friendship, Commerce, and Navigation Treaties

H-Diplo: Anders Persson reviews In Pursuit of Peace in Israel and Palestine

H-Romania: Cosmin Koszor Codrea reviews The Races of Europe: Construction of National Identities in the Social Sciences, 1839-1939

H-Florida: Peter Ferdinando reviews Pedro Menéndez de Avilés and the Conquest of Florida: A New Manuscript

H-Maritime: Mahmood KOORIA reviews The Indian Ocean in World History

H-Rhetor: Ryan Skinnell reviews Demagoguery and Democracy

H-AfrArts: Veronique Helenon reviews The Banjo: America's African Instrument

H-LatAm: Courtney Kennedy reviews Mexico's Cold War: Cuba, the United States, and the Legacy of the Mexican Revolution

H-Albion: Nigel Aston reviews The General in Winter: The Marlborough-Godolphin Friendship and the Reign of Queen Anne

H-Caribbean: James Braun reviews Wealth and Disaster: Atlantic Migrations from a Pyrenean Town in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries

H-Net Commons Top Hits:

Most Viewed Page: The Academic Podcast Roundup on H-Podcast

Top Discussion: H-Diplo review essay on The Practice of Socialist Internationalism: European Socialists and International Politics, 1914-1960

Top Review: David Cullen's 2007 review of Americanizing the Movies and 'Movie-Mad' Audiences, 1910-1914 for H-SHGAPE

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