Reviews

Author: 
Mai'a K. Davis Cross, Ireneusz Paweł Karolewski, eds.
Reviewer: 
Margarita Balmaceda

Balmaceda on Davis Cross and Karolewski, 'European-Russian Power Relations in Turbulent Times'

Mai'a K. Davis Cross, Ireneusz Paweł Karolewski, eds. European-Russian Power Relations in Turbulent Times. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2021. 309 pp. Open access (pdf), ISBN 978-0-472-90253-8; $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-472-13228-7.

Reviewed by Margarita Balmaceda (Seton Hall University) Published on H-Diplo (January, 2022) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Paul Midford
Reviewer: 
Mina Pollmann

Pollmann on Midford, 'Overcoming Isolationism: Japan’s Leadership in East Asian Security Multilateralism'

Paul Midford. Overcoming Isolationism: Japan’s Leadership in East Asian Security Multilateralism. Studies in Asian Security Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2020. xvii + 245 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-1169-6.

Reviewed by Mina Pollmann (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Published on H-Diplo (December, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Theodora Dragostinova
Reviewer: 
Artan R. Hoxha

Hoxha on Dragostinova, 'The Cold War from the Margins: A Small Socialist State on the Global Cultural Scene'

Theodora Dragostinova. The Cold War from the Margins: A Small Socialist State on the Global Cultural Scene. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2021. 340 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5017-5555-2

Author: 
Amnon Aran
Reviewer: 
Ziv Rubinovitz

Rubinovitz on Aran, 'Israeli Foreign Policy since the End of the Cold War'

Amnon Aran. Israeli Foreign Policy since the End of the Cold War. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. 433 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-05249-9.

Reviewed by Ziv Rubinovitz (University of Haifa, Israel) Published on H-Diplo (December, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Hagar Kotef
Reviewer: 
Tristan Sturm

Sturm on Kotef, 'The Colonizing Self: Or, Home and Homelessness in Israel/Palestine'

Hagar Kotef. The Colonizing Self: Or, Home and Homelessness in Israel/Palestine. Durham: Duke University Press, 2020. xvii + 300 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4780-1133-0.

Reviewed by Tristan Sturm (Queen's University Belfast) Published on H-Diplo (November, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Francine Hirsch
Reviewer: 
Michael S. Bryant

Bryant on Hirsch, 'Soviet Judgment at Nuremberg: A New History of the International Military Tribunal after World War II'

Francine Hirsch. Soviet Judgment at Nuremberg: A New History of the International Military Tribunal after World War II. New York: Oxford University Press, 2020. xvi + 536 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-937793-0

Author: 
Benjamin A. Cowan
Reviewer: 
Lowell Gustafson

Gustafson on Cowan, 'Moral Majorities across the Americas: Brazil, the United States, and the Creation of the Religious Right'

Benjamin A. Cowan. Moral Majorities across the Americas: Brazil, the United States, and the Creation of the Religious Right. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2021. 304 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-6206-0; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-6207-7; $24.99 (e-book), ISBN 978-1-4696-6208-4. 

Author: 
Bohdan S. Kordan, Mitchell C. G. Dowie
Reviewer: 
Bohdan Harasymiw

Harasymiw on Kordan, 'Canada and the Ukrainian Crisis'

Bohdan S. Kordan, Mitchell C. G. Dowie. Canada and the Ukrainian Crisis. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2020. 152 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-228-00135-5

Reviewed by Bohdan Harasymiw (University of Calgary) Published on H-Diplo (October, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Julie Garey
Reviewer: 
Seth A. Johnston

Johnston on Garey, 'The US Role in NATO’s Survival after the Cold War (Palgrave Studies in International Relations)'

Julie Garey. The US Role in NATO’s Survival after the Cold War (Palgrave Studies in International Relations). Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, 2020. xi + 259 pp. $5.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-030-13677-2

Reviewed by Seth A. Johnston (Georgetown University) Published on H-Diplo (October, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Erica De Bruin
Reviewer: 
Peter B. White

White on De Bruin, 'How to Prevent Coups d'État: Counterbalancing and Regime Survival'

Erica De Bruin. How to Prevent Coups d'État: Counterbalancing and Regime Survival. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2020. xiv + 199 pp. $46.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-5191-2.

Reviewed by Peter B. White (Auburn University) Published on H-Diplo (October, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Christine Walker
Reviewer: 
Kathleen E.A. Monteith

Monteith on Walker, 'Jamaica Ladies: Female Slaveholders and the Creation of Britain's Atlantic Empire'

Christine Walker. Jamaica Ladies: Female Slaveholders and the Creation of Britain's Atlantic Empire. Williamsburg: Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture and Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2020. 336 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-5879-7; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-5526-0.

Author: 
Mary S. Barton
Reviewer: 
Ross Kennedy

Kennedy on Barton, 'Counterterrorism between the Wars: An International History, 1919-1937'

Mary S. Barton. Counterterrorism between the Wars: An International History, 1919-1937. The Greater War 1912-1923 Series. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2020. 224 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-886404-2.

Reviewed by Ross Kennedy (Illinois State University) Published on H-Diplo (October, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

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