H-Diplo Publication Schedule, 06 to 17 December

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The H-Diplo publication schedule for the period 06 to 17 December is as follows:

Week of 06 December

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of William R. Keylor, Charles de Gaulle: A Thorn in the Side of Six American Presidents. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield, 2020.

Introduction by William Hitchcock, University of Virginia.


Julian Jackson, Queen Mary, University of London

Garret J. Martin, American University

Mark S. Sheetz, Independent Historian

Kathryn Statler, University of San Diego

2. H-Diplo Essay Series on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars.

My Formative Years

Essay by Eliot A. Cohen, Robert E. Osgood Professor, SAIS, and Arleigh Burke Chair in Strategy, CSIS

3. H-Diplo/ISSF Article Review of Wyn Bowen, Jeffrey W. Knopf, and Matthew Moran, “The Obama Administration and Syrian Chemical Weapons: Deterrence, Compellence, and the Limits of the 'Resolve plus Bombs' Formula.”  Security Studies 29:5 (2020): 797-831

Reviewed by Doreen Horschig, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

4. H-Diplo Article Review of Malcolm Craig, “The 'Islamic Bomb': Perceptions of Middle Eastern Nuclear Proliferation, 1979-1989.” Diplomatic History 44:4 (September 2020): 580-607.

Reviewed by Darius Wainwright, University of Reading.

5. H-Diplo Article Review of Nate Kerkhoff, “North Korea and the Non-Aligned Movement: From Adulation to Marginalization.” The Journal of American-East Asian Relations 28:1 (2021): 41-71.

Reviewed by Daniel Wertz, National Committee on North Korea

6. H-Diplo Review of Julius Fein. Hitler’s Refugees and the French Response, 1933-1938. Lanham: Lexington Books, 2021.

Reviewed by Diane F. Afoumado, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Week of 13 December:

1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Victor McFarland. Oil Powers: A History of the U.S.-Saudi Alliance. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020.

Introduction by Christopher Dietrich, Fordham University


Gregory Brew, Texas National Security Review

Nathan J. Citino, Rice University

Doug Little, Clark University

2. H-Diplo Essay Series on Learning the Scholar’s Craft: Reflections of Historians and International Relations Scholars.

Learning the Scholar’s Craft 

Essay by Sheila Fitzpatrick, Australian Catholic University (Melbourne), University of Sydney, and Professor Emerita, University of Chicago.

3. H-Diplo Article Review of Jeremy Friedman. “The Enemy of My Enemy: The Soviet Union, East Germany, and the Iranian Tudeh Party’s Support for Ayatollah Khomeini,” Journal of Cold War Studies 20:2 (2018): 3-37.

Reviewed by Dmitry Asinovskiy, University of Amsterdam

4. H-Diplo Review of Abraham Denmark. U.S. Strategy in the Asian Century: Empowering Allies and Partners. New York: Columbia University Press, 2020.

Reviewed by Iain Henry, Australian National University

5. H-Diplo Article Review of Sheng Peng, “A ‘Gentleman’s Understanding’: British, French, and German Dual-Use Technology Transfer to China and America’s Dilemma during the Carter Administration, 1977-1981.” Diplomacy & Statecraft 32:1 (2021): 168-188.

Reviewed by Jingdong Yuan, University of Sydney & Stockholm International Peace Research Institute

6. H-Diplo Review of Tanvi Madan, Fateful Triangle: How China Shaped U.S.-India Relations During the Cold War (Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution, 2020).

Reviewed by Jayita Sarkar, Boston University

7. H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable Review of Paul Avey. Tempting Fate: Why Nonnuclear States Confront Nuclear Opponents. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2019.

Introduction by Lawrence Rubin, Georgia Institute of Technology


Rebecca Davis Gibbons, University of Southern Maine

Kelly M. Greenhill, SOAS

Jeffrey Kaplow, William & Mary

Abigail S. Post, Anderson University


Diane Labrosse, H-Diplo managing editor