H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 11 to 29 June

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The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 11 to 29 June is as follows:

Week of 11 June:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Roundtable Review of Asher Orkaby, Beyond the Arab Cold War:  The International History of the Yemen Civil War, 1962-68.  Oxford University Press, 2017.

Introduction by J.E. Peterson, Tucson Arizona

Reviewed by:

F. Gregory Gause, III, Bush School of Government, Texas A&M University

KC Johnson, Brooklyn College and CUNY Graduate Center

Louise P. Woodroofe, Office of the Historian, U.S. Department of State

2. H-Diplo Review Essay on Jeffrey James Byrne, Mecca of Revolution: Algeria, Decolonization and the Third World Order (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016); Sung-Eun Choi, Decolonization and the French of Algeria: Bringing the Settler Colony Home (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016); Michael Goebel, Anti-Imperial Metropolis: Interwar Paris and the Seeds of Third World Nationalism (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015); Jennifer Johnson, The Battle for Algeria: Sovereignty, Health Care, and Humanitarianism (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2016); Amelia H. Lyons, The Civilizing Mission in the Metropole: Algerian Families and the French Welfare State during Decolonization (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press: 2013)

Reviewed by Martin Thomas, University of Exeter

3. H-Diplo Article Review of Eddie Michel, “The Luster of Chrome: Nixon, Rhodesia, and the Defiance of UN Sanctions,” Diplomatic History 42:1 January 2018: 138-161.

 Reviewed by Carl P. Watts, Baker College, Michigan, and the University of Southampton.

4.  H-Diplo Article Review of Robert Edelman, "The Five Hats of Nina Ponomareya: Sport, Shoplifting and the Cold War." Cold War History, 17:3 (August 2017): 205-221.

Reviewed by Mario Del Pero, SciencesPo 

5. The H-Diplo/ISSF Policy Series: America and the World - 2017 and Beyond

The Nature of Narcissism

Essay by Rose McDermott, Brown University

Week of 18 June:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Melvyn P. Leffler, Safeguarding Democratic Capitalism: U.S. Foreign Policy and National Security, 1920 – 2015. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2017.

Introduction by Thomas Maddux, Emeritus, California State University Northridge

Reviewed by:

Lloyd Gardner, Emeritus Rutgers University

Robert Jervis, Columbia University

Jennifer M. Miller, Dartmouth College

Andew Preston, Cambridge University

Bradley Simpson, University of Connecticut

2. H-Diplo/ISSF Article Review of Amanda J. Rothschild, “Rousing a Response: When the United States Changes Policy toward Mass Killing.” International Security 42: 2 (Fall 2017): 120-154.

Reviewed by Debbie Sharnak, Harvard University

3. H-Diplo Book Review of Alexander Etkind, Roads Not Taken: An Intellectual Biography of William C. Bullitt. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2017.

Reviewed by David S. Foglesong, Rutgers University

4. H-Diplo Article Review of Henry J. Mace, “The Eurafrique Initiative, Ernest Bevin and Anglo-French Relations in the Foreign Office, 1945-1950.” Diplomacy and Statecraft 28:4 (December 2017): 601-618.

Reviewed by John Kent London School of Economics

Week of 25 June

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Noah B. Strote, Lions and Lambs: Conflict in Weimar and the Creation of Post-Nazi Germany. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2017.

Introduction by Mark Edward Ruff, Saint Louis University


Jennifer Allen, Yale University

James Chappel, Duke University

Sean Forner, Michigan State University

Terence Renaud, Yale University

2. H-Diplo Article Review of Wen-Qing Ngoei. “’A Wide Anticommunist Arc’: Britain, ASEAN, and Nixon’s Triangular Diplomacy.” Diplomatic History 41, no. 5 (November 2017): 903-932.

Reviewed by Mattias Fibiger, Cornell University

3.  H-Diplo Review of Max Boot, The Road Not Taken: Edward Lansdale and the American Tragedy in Vietnam. New York: Liveright Publishing, 2018.

Reviewed by Jeffrey P. Kimball, Professor Emeritus, Miami University

4. H-Diplo Article Review of “Socialism, Capitalism and Sino-European Relations in the Deng Xiaoping Era,” Special Issue of Cold War History 17:2 (May 2017): 111-197.

Reviewed by Garret J. Martin, American University.


Diane Labrosse, H-Diplo managing editor