H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 13 to 31 May 2019

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The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 13 to 31 May is as follows:

Week of 13 May:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Michel Gobat, Empire by Invitation:  William Walker and Manifest Destiny in Central America. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 2018.

Introduction by Jay Sexton, University of Missouri


Héctor Lindo-Fuentes, Fordham University

Robert E. May, Purdue University

Aims McGuinness, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Tim Roberts, Western Illinois University

2. H-Diplo Article Review of Manolis Koumas, “Cold War Dilemmas, Superpower Influence, and Regional Interests; Greece and the Palestinian Question, 1947–1949.” Journal of Cold War Studies, 19: 1 (2017): 99–124.

Reviewed by Ekavi Athanassopoulou, Athens University

3. H-Diplo Article Review of Viktor Shmagin, “They Fear Us, Yet Cling to Us: Russian Negotiations with Tsushima Domain Officials during the 1861 Tsushima Incident.” The International History Review 39:3 (2017): 521-45.

 Reviewed by Hansun Hsiung, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science

4. H-Diplo Article Review of Ryan A. Musto, “Non-Alignment and Beyond: India’s Interest in Latin America, 1961-1972.” Diplomacy & Statecraft, 29, no. 4 (2018): 613-637.

Reviewed by Cindy Ewing, University of Toronto

Week of 20 May:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Ang Cheng Guan, Southeast Asia’s Cold War:  An Interpretive History. Honolulu:  University of Hawai’i Press, 2018.

Introduction by Brad Simpson, University of Connecticut

Reviewed by:

Kenton Clymer, Northern Illinois University

Mattias Fibiger, Harvard University

Jürgen Haacke, London School of Economics and Political Science

Michael Montesano, ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute in Singapore

2. H-Diplo Book Review of Thomas Brodie, German Catholicism at War, 1939-1945 (New York: Oxford University Press, 2018).

Reviewed by James Chappel, Department of History, Duke University

3. H-Diplo / ISSF Article Review of Andris Banka and Adam Quinn, “Killing Norms Softly: US Targeted Killing, Quasi-secrecy and the Assassination Ban,” Security Studies, 27:4 (2018), 665-703.

Reviewed by Genevieve Lester, US Army War College and Richard Lacquement, Jr., US Army War College

4. H-Diplo Review of Eric T. Jennings, Escape from Vichy: The Refugee Exodus to the French Caribbean.  Cambridge, Mass., and London: Harvard University Press, 2018. 

Reviewed by Robert Aldrich, The University of Sydney

5. H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable Review of Steven Ward, Status and the Challenge of Rising Powers. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2017.

Introduction by William C. Wohlforth, Dartmouth College

Reviewed by:

Kanti Bajpai, National University of Singapore

Anne L. Clunan, Naval Postgraduate School

Xiaoyu Pu, University of Nevada Reno

Week of 27 May:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Jon Thares Davidann, The Limits of Westernization: American and East Asian Intellectuals Create Modernity, 1860-1960 (New York:  Routledge, 2019).

Introduction by: Peter H. Hoffenberg, University of Hawai‘i at Manoa

Reviewed by:

Tomoko Akami, ANU College of Asia and the Pacific

Sarah M. Griffith, Queens University of Charlotte

Connie Shemo, SUNY Plattsburgh

Cyrus Veeser, Bentley University

2. H-Diplo Article Review of Karine Prémont, Charles-Philippe David, and Vincent Boucher, “The Clash of Historical Analogies and Their Influence on Decision-Making: The Case of Iraqi Reconstruction under George W. Bush.” Diplomacy and Statecraft 29:2 (April 2018), 298-327.

Reviewed by David Patrick Houghton, U.S. Naval War College.

3. H-Diplo Article Review of Swapna Kona Nayudu, “In the Very Eye of the Storm’: India, the UN, and the Lebanon Crisis of 1958.” Cold War History 18:2 (May 2018): 221-237.

Reviewed by Nicolas Blarel, Leiden University

4. H-Diplo/ISSF Article Review of Thierry Balzacq, Peter Dombrowski, and Simon Reich, “Is Grand Strategy a Research Program? A Review Essay,” Security Studies, 28 no. 1 (2019): 58-86.

Reviewed by Nina Silove, ETH Zurich and Harvard University.


Diane Labrosse, H-Diplo managing editor