The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period of 23 November to 04 December is as follows:
Week of 23 November:
1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Christian C. Lentz, Contested Territory: Điện Biên Phủ and the Making of Northwest Vietnam. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2019.
Introduction by Lien-Hang T. Nguyen, Columbia University
Michitake Aso, University at Albany, SUNY
Pierre Asselin, San Diego State University
Bradley Davis, Eastern Connecticut University
2. H-Diplo Article Review of Thomas William Shillam, “Shattering the ‘Looking-Glass World’: The Congress for Cultural Freedom in South Asia, 1951–55.” Cold War History (2020): 1-19.
Reviewed by Eric D. Pullin, Carthage College
3. H-Diplo Article Review of Jeffrey Crean, “’Nixon is With Us on China’: Raging against the Dying of the Lobby.” Journal of American-East Asian Relations 26:4 (2019): 368-396.
Reviewed by Chris Tudda, Office of the Historian, Department of State.
4. H-Diplo Article Review of Hiroshi Kitamura, “Runaway Orientalism: MGM’s Teahouse and U.S.-Japanese Relations in the 1950s.” Diplomatic History 44:2 (April 2020): 265-288, and Masaru Nishikawa, “The Origins of the U.S-Japan Dispute over the Whaling Moratorium.” Diplomatic History 44:2 (April 2020): 315-336.
Reviewed by Fintan Hoey, Franklin University Switzerland
5. H-Diplo ISSF Article Review of Brendan Rittenhouse Green and Austin Long, “Conceal or Reveal? Managing Clandestine Military Capabilities in Peacetime Competition,” International Security 44, no. 3 (winter 2019/20): 48–83.
Review by: James Holmes, Naval War College
6. H-Diplo Book Review of Michal Smetana, Nuclear Deviance: Stigma Politics and the Rules of the Nonproliferation Game, Palgrave Studies in International Relations, Palgrave Macmillan, 2020
Reviewed by Or Rabinowitz, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Week of 30 November:
1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Giuliano Garavini, The Rise and Fall of OPEC in the Twentieth Century. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019.
Introduction by Robert Vitalis, University of Pennsylvania
Gregory Brew, Southern Methodist University
Michael Dobson, The New School for Social Research
Giacomo Luciani, Science-Po
David S. Painter, Georgetown University
Ellen Wald, Independent Scholar
2. H-Diplo Review of Ang Cheng Guan. Southeast Asia after the Cold War: A Contemporary History. Singapore: NUS Press, 2019.
Reviewed by Nicholas J. White, School of Humanities & Social Science, Liverpool John Moores University
3. H-Diplo Review of Andrei Kozyrev, The Firebird: The Elusive Fate of Russian Democracy, with a forward by Michael McFaul. Pittsburgh, PA: The University of Pittsburgh Press, 2019.
Reviewed by Sergey Radchenko, Cardiff University
4. H-Diplo Article Review of Yogesh Joshi, “Whither Non-Alignment? Indian Ocean Zone of Peace and New Delhi’s Selective Alignment with Great Powers during the Cold War, 1964–1979.” Diplomacy & Statecraft 30:1 (2019): 26-49.
Reviewed by Ryan A. Musto, Stanford University
5. H-Diplo Article Review of Melanie Brand, “Intelligence, Warning, and Policy: the Johnson Administration and the 1968 Soviet Invasion of Czechoslovakia,” Cold War History, (2020)
Reviewed by: Thomas A. Schwartz, Vanderbilt University
6. H-Diplo Review of Ismael García-Colón, Colonial Migrants at the Heart of Empire: Puerto Rican Workers on U.S. Farms (Oakland: University of California Press, 2020).
Reviewed by Antonio Hernández-Matos, University of Puerto Rico – Río Piedras
7. H-Diplo Review Essay on Jonathan Kirshner, “Handle Him with Care: The Importance of Getting Thucydides Right,” Security Studies 28:1 (2019), 1-24; and Huiyun Feng and Kai He, eds. China’s Challenges and International Order Transition: Beyond “Thucydides’s Trap.” Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2020.
Essay by Priscilla Roberts, City University of Macau
With best regards,
Diane Labrosse, H-Diplo managing editor