Reviews

Author: 
Brian E. Crim
Reviewer: 
Norman J.W. Goda

J.W. Goda on Crim, 'Our Germans: Project Paperclip and the National Security State'

Brian E. Crim. Our Germans: Project Paperclip and the National Security State. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2018. 264 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-2439-2.

Reviewed by Norman J.W. Goda (University of Florida) Published on H-Diplo (April, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Roberto Cantoni
Reviewer: 
Jeremy Kuzmarov

Kuzmarov on Cantoni, 'Oil Exploration, Diplomacy, and Security in the Early Cold War: The Enemy Underground'

Roberto Cantoni. Oil Exploration, Diplomacy, and Security in the Early Cold War: The Enemy Underground. Routledge Studies in Modern European History Series. New York: Routledge, 2017. 290 pp. $149.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-138-69290-9.

Reviewed by Jeremy Kuzmarov (University of Tulsa) Published on H-Diplo (March, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
George Perkovich, Ariel Levite, eds.
Reviewer: 
Erica Borghard

Borghard on Perkovich and Levite, 'Understanding Cyber Conflict: Fourteen Analogies'

George Perkovich, Ariel Levite, eds. Understanding Cyber Conflict: Fourteen Analogies. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2017. 304 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-498-7; $104.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-62616-497-0.

Author: 
Sung Chull Kim, Michael D. Cohen, eds.
Reviewer: 
James E. Platte

Platte on Kim and Cohen, 'North Korea and Nuclear Weapons: Entering the New Era of Deterrence'

Sung Chull Kim, Michael D. Cohen, eds. North Korea and Nuclear Weapons: Entering the New Era of Deterrence. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2017. 240 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-452-9.

Reviewed by James E. Platte (Air University, Center for Unconventional Weapons Studies) Published on H-Diplo (March, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Jessica M. Frazier
Reviewer: 
Ryan Kirkby

Kirkby on Frazier, 'Women's Antiwar Diplomacy during the Vietnam War Era'

Jessica M. Frazier. Women's Antiwar Diplomacy during the Vietnam War Era. Gender and American Culture Series. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 236 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-3179-0; $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3178-3.

Reviewed by Ryan Kirkby (University of Guelph) Published on H-Diplo (March, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Derek W. Vaillant
Reviewer: 
Richard Kuisel

Kuisel on Vaillant, 'Across the Waves: How the United States and France Shaped the International Age of Radio'

Derek W. Vaillant. Across the Waves: How the United States and France Shaped the International Age of Radio. History of Communication Series. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2017. 258 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08293-1; $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04141-9.

Author: 
Virginia R. Domínguez, Jane Desmond, eds.
Reviewer: 
Miguel Valenzuela

Valenzuela on Domínguez and Desmond, 'Global Perspectives on the United States: Pro-Americanism, Anti-Americanism, and the Discourses Between'

Virginia R. Domínguez, Jane Desmond, eds. Global Perspectives on the United States: Pro-Americanism, Anti-Americanism, and the Discourses Between. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2017. 352 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08233-7.

Reviewed by Miguel Valenzuela (Facultad de Ciencias Políticas y Sociales (UNAM)) Published on H-Diplo (March, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Edward James Kolla
Reviewer: 
Joshua Meeks

Meeks on Kolla, 'Sovereignty, International Law, and the French Revolution'

Edward James Kolla. Sovereignty, International Law, and the French Revolution. Studies in Legal History Series. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 350 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-17954-7.

Reviewed by Joshua Meeks (Northwest University) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51171

Author: 
Thomas Fingar
Reviewer: 
Steven Jackson

Jackson on Fingar, 'Uneasy Partnerships: China's Engagement with Japan, the Koreas, and Russia in the Era of Reform'

Thomas Fingar. Uneasy Partnerships: China's Engagement with Japan, the Koreas, and Russia in the Era of Reform. Studies of the Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2017. 264 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-0196-3; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0141-3.

Author: 
Durba Ghosh
Reviewer: 
Heather Streets-Salter

Streets-Salter on Ghosh, 'Gentlemanly Terrorists Political Violence and the Colonial State in India, 1919–1947'

Durba Ghosh. Gentlemanly Terrorists Political Violence and the Colonial State in India, 1919–1947. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 290 pp. $29.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-63738-8.

Reviewed by Heather Streets-Salter (Northeastern University) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50845

Author: 
Ben Marsh, Mike Rapport, eds.
Reviewer: 
Stephen Duncan

Duncan on Marsh and Rapport, 'Understanding and Teaching the Age of Revolutions'

Ben Marsh, Mike Rapport, eds. Understanding and Teaching the Age of Revolutions. The Harvey Goldberg Series for Understanding and Teaching History. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2017. xi + 362 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-299-31190-2.

Reviewed by Stephen Duncan (Bronx Community College, CUNY) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Sara Yael Hirschhorn
Reviewer: 
Michael Barnett

Barnett on Hirschhorn, 'City on a Hilltop: American Jews and the Israeli Settler Movement'

Sara Yael Hirschhorn. City on a Hilltop: American Jews and the Israeli Settler Movement. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2017. 368 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97505-7.

Reviewed by Michael Barnett (George Washington University) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Lahouari Addi
Reviewer: 
Katerina Dalacoura

Dalacoura on Addi, 'Radical Arab Nationalism and Political Islam'

Lahouari Addi. Radical Arab Nationalism and Political Islam. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2017. 288 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-450-5.

Reviewed by Katerina Dalacoura (London School of Economics) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50475

Author: 
David Malet, Miriam J. Anderson, eds.
Reviewer: 
Dženeta Karabegović

Karabegović on Malet and Anderson, 'Transnational Actors in War and Peace: Militants, Activists, and Corporations in World Politics'

David Malet, Miriam J. Anderson, eds. Transnational Actors in War and Peace: Militants, Activists, and Corporations in World Politics. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2017. 244 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-443-7; $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-62616-442-0.

Reviewed by Dženeta Karabegović (International Burch University ) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Susan R. Grayzel, Tammy M. Proctor, eds.
Reviewer: 
Margaret Darrow

Darrow on Grayzel and Proctor, 'Gender & the Great War'

Susan R. Grayzel, Tammy M. Proctor, eds. Gender & the Great War. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 300 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-027107-7.

Reviewed by Margaret Darrow (Dartmouth College) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2018) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50509

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