Reviews

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

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

Author: 
S. C. M. Paine
Reviewer: 
Tak Matsusaka

Matsusaka on Paine, 'The Japanese Empire: Grand Strategy from the Meiji Restoration to the Pacific War'


S. C. M. Paine. The Japanese Empire: Grand Strategy from the Meiji Restoration to the Pacific War. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 220 pp. $24.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-107-67616-9; $74.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-01195-3.

Reviewed by Tak Matsusaka (Wellesley College)
Published on H-Diplo (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Agnia Grigas
Reviewer: 
Michael Labelle

Labelle on Grigas, 'The New Geopolitics of Natural Gas'


Agnia Grigas. The New Geopolitics of Natural Gas. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2017. 416 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97183-7.

Reviewed by Michael Labelle (Central European University)
Published on H-Diplo (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50579

Author: 
Elisabeth Leake
Reviewer: 
Paul M. McGarr

McGarr on Leake, 'The Defiant Border: The Afghan-Pakistan Borderlands in the Era of Decolonization, 1936-65'


Elisabeth Leake. The Defiant Border: The Afghan-Pakistan Borderlands in the Era of Decolonization, 1936-65. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2016. 272 pp. $29.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-107-57156-3.

Reviewed by Paul M. McGarr (University of Nottingham)
Published on H-Diplo (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Kerry F. Crawford
Reviewer: 
Tuba Inal

Inal on Crawford, 'Wartime Sexual Violence: From Silence to Condemnation of a Weapon of War'


Kerry F. Crawford. Wartime Sexual Violence: From Silence to Condemnation of a Weapon of War. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2017. 224 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-466-6; $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-62616-465-9.

Reviewed by Tuba Inal (University West)
Published on H-Diplo (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Jeremi Suri
Reviewer: 
Richard Moss

Moss on Suri, 'The Impossible Presidency: The Rise and Fall of America's Highest Office'


Jeremi Suri. The Impossible Presidency: The Rise and Fall of America's Highest Office. New York: Basic Books, 2017. 368 pp. $32.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-05173-1.

Reviewed by Richard Moss (U.S. Naval War College)
Published on H-Diplo (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Clifford Ando, Seth Richardson, eds.
Reviewer: 
Nathan Pilkington

Pilkington on Ando and Richardson, 'Ancient States and Infrastructural Power: Europe, Asia, and America'


Clifford Ando, Seth Richardson, eds. Ancient States and Infrastructural Power: Europe, Asia, and America. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017. 320 pp. 69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4931-6.

Reviewed by Nathan Pilkington (Harvard University)
Published on H-Diplo (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Heather Streets-Salter
Reviewer: 
Xu Guoqi

Guoqi on Streets-Salter, 'World War One in Southeast Asia: Colonialism and Anticolonialism in an Era of Global Conflict'


Heather Streets-Salter. World War One in Southeast Asia: Colonialism and Anticolonialism in an Era of Global Conflict. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 246 pp. $29.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-50109-2; $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-13519-2.

Reviewed by Xu Guoqi (University of Hong Kong)
Published on H-Diplo (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Rebecca R. Moore, Damon Coletta, eds.
Reviewer: 
Michael Slobodchikoff

Slobodchikoff on Moore and Coletta, 'NATO's Return to Europe: Engaging Ukraine, Russia, and Beyond'


Rebecca R. Moore, Damon Coletta, eds. NATO's Return to Europe: Engaging Ukraine, Russia, and Beyond. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, August 22, 2017. 272 pp. $34.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-488-8.

Reviewed by Michael Slobodchikoff (Troy University)
Published on H-Diplo (January, 2018)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

Author: 
Patrice C. McMahon
Reviewer: 
Paul Stubbs

Stubbs on McMahon, 'The NGO Game: Post-Conflict Peacebuilding in the Balkans and Beyond'


Patrice C. McMahon. The NGO Game: Post-Conflict Peacebuilding in the Balkans and Beyond. Ithace: Cornell University Press, 2017. 238 pp. $89.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-0923-4; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5017-0924-1.

Reviewed by Paul Stubbs (The Institute of Economics, Zagreb)
Published on H-Diplo (December, 2017)
Commissioned by Seth Offenbach

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