Reviews

Author: 
Martin Hearson
Reviewer: 
Michael Motala

Motala on Hearson, 'Imposing Standards: The North-South Dimension to Global Tax Politics (Cornell Studies in Money)'

Martin Hearson. Imposing Standards: The North-South Dimension to Global Tax Politics (Cornell Studies in Money). Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2021. 246 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5017-5598-9

Author: 
David Moon, Nicholas B. Breyfogle, Alexandra Bekasova, eds.
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Keating

Keating on Moon and Breyfogle and Bekasova, 'Place and Nature: Essays in Russian Environmental History'

David Moon, Nicholas B. Breyfogle, Alexandra Bekasova, eds. Place and Nature: Essays in Russian Environmental History. Cambridgeshire: White Horse Press, 2021. Illustrations, maps. xxi + 343 pp. $95.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-912186-16-7

Author: 
Bernadette Whelan
Reviewer: 
David Woolner

Woolner on Whelan, 'De Valera and Roosevelt: Irish and American Diplomacy in Times of Crisis, 1932–1939'

Bernadette Whelan. De Valera and Roosevelt: Irish and American Diplomacy in Times of Crisis, 1932–1939. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. xi + 387 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-83017-1.

Reviewed by David Woolner (Marist College) Published on H-Diplo (March, 2022) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Ryan D. Griffiths
Reviewer: 
Nikola Mirilovic

Mirilovic on Griffiths, 'Secession and the Sovereignty Game: Strategy and Tactics for Aspiring Nations'

Ryan D. Griffiths. Secession and the Sovereignty Game: Strategy and Tactics for Aspiring Nations. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2021. Illustrations, tables. xii + 231 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-5474-6

Author: 
Tahseen Shams
Reviewer: 
Ashvina Patel

Patel on Shams, 'Here, There, and Elsewhere: The Making of Immigrant Identities in a Globalized World'

Tahseen Shams. Here, There, and Elsewhere: The Making of Immigrant Identities in a Globalized World. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2020. xii + 247 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-1069-9.

Reviewed by Ashvina Patel (Southern Methodist University) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2022) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Brandon Wolfe-Hunnicutt
Reviewer: 
David Wight

Wight on Wolfe-Hunnicutt, 'The Paranoid Style in American Diplomacy: Oil and Arab Nationalism in Iraq'

Brandon Wolfe-Hunnicutt. The Paranoid Style in American Diplomacy: Oil and Arab Nationalism in Iraq. Stanford Studies in Middle Eastern and Islamic Societies and Cultures Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2021. 332 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-1382-9; $26.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-2791-8.

Reviewed by David Wight (University of North Carolina Greensboro) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2022) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Mark A. Russell
Reviewer: 
Volker Berghahn

Berghahn on Russell, 'Steamship Nationalism: Ocean Liners and National Identity in Imperial Germany and the Atlantic World'

Mark A. Russell. Steamship Nationalism: Ocean Liners and National Identity in Imperial Germany and the Atlantic World. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge, 2020. 354 pp. ISBN 978-1-03-223650-6.

Reviewed by Volker Berghahn (Columbia University) Published on H-Diplo (February, 2022) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Paul Adler
Reviewer: 
Dario Fazzi

Fazzi on Adler, 'No Globalization without Representation: U.S. Activists and World Inequality'

Paul Adler. No Globalization without Representation: U.S. Activists and World Inequality. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2021. 344 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-5317-7.

Reviewed by Dario Fazzi (Roosevelt Institute for American Studies) Published on H-Diplo (January, 2022) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Sarah C. Dunstan
Reviewer: 
Dhakir Abdullah

Abdullah on Dunstan, 'Race, Rights and Reform: Black Activism in the French Empire and the United States from World War I to the Cold War'

Sarah C. Dunstan. Race, Rights and Reform: Black Activism in the French Empire and the United States from World War I to the Cold War. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2021. 320 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-48697-2.

Reviewed by Dhakir Abdullah (Indiana University, Bloomington) Published on H-Diplo (January, 2022) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Denise M. Lynn
Reviewer: 
Margaret E. Peacock

Peacock on Lynn, 'Where Is Juliet Stuart Poyntz?: Gender, Spycraft, and Anti-Stalinism in the Early Cold War (Culture and Politics in the Cold War and Beyond)'

Denise M. Lynn. Where Is Juliet Stuart Poyntz?: Gender, Spycraft, and Anti-Stalinism in the Early Cold War (Culture and Politics in the Cold War and Beyond). Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2021. 224 pp.

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)

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