H-Net This Week (November 4 - 10, 2016)

H-Net This Week ArchiveNovember 4 - 10, 2016


Network News

H-FedHist call for Review Editors


H-Haiti's interview with anthropologist Gina Athena about why Haiti needs new narratives

H-DC discusses digital project on the 1968 D.C. riots

H-Holocaust and H-Antisemitism share a quote about the nature of Holocaust killings

H-War shares image of Aron's Peace and War table of expected Nuclear War consequences

H-HistBibl shares article in support of academic libraries by American Library Association president


H-Business subscriber asks about British front organisations from 1950s-1970s

H-Podcast subscriber seeks recommendations on recording Skype interviews

H-Islamart subscriber seeks images of the Turandot story in the Haft Paykar


H-PRC shares new Document of the Month

H-Nutrition shares 100 Years of Family Dinners video

H-Canada shares online resource guide for Canada in WWI

H-Nutrition shares video project, The Skinny on Obesity and lecture "Sugar: The Bitter Truth" 

H-SEAsia shares new article of interest about Filipino Dress and Consumer Practices in the United States


H-Empire shares What is a Child? The Calais Child Refugees in Imperial Context 

H-Empire shares Sixty Years after Suez 

H-DC shares The Night the Martians Came to CUA Campus

H-Canada shares Findings/Trouvailles about Canada's last public hanging

News & Publication Roundups

H-Empire's This Week’s Top Picks in Imperial & Global History

H-Nationalism's Weekend Reading

H-Eugenics shares recent publications in eugentics 

H-Nationalism shares a Monthy Publications Update for October


H-Judaic remembers Holocaust Studies pioneer Yaffa Eliach

Reviews and Network Publications

JHistory: Evan Rothera reviews Deadly Censorship: Murder, Honor, and Freedom of the Press

H-Diplo: Article review of "Bill Clinton’s ‘Democratic Enlargement’ and the Securitisation of Democracy promotion."

H-Diplo: Erin K. Jenne reviews New Explorations into International Relations: Democracy, Foreign Investment, Terrorism, and Conflict

H-Diplo: Miles Kahler reviews The Rise of the Global Company: Multinationals and the Making of the Modern World

H-War: Paul Clemans reviews Cold War Mandarin: Ngo Dinh Diem and the Origins of America's War in Vietnam, 1950-1963

H-War: Ian Lanzillotti reviews The Baron's Cloak: A History of the Russian Empire in War and Revolution

H-War: Heather P. Venable reviews U.S. Marines in the Gulf War, 1990-1991: Liberating Kuwai

H-War: James D. Rice reviews Robert Love's Warnings: Searching for Strangers in Colonial Boston

H-Citizenship: Perry L. Carter reviews The Struggle for Black Freedom in Miami: Civil Rights and America's Tourist Paradise, 1896-1968

H-Diplo: Roundtable review of Mexico's Cold War: Cuba, the United States, and the Legacy of the Mexican Revolution

H-Asia: Amar Farooqui reviews Global Trade, Smuggling, and the Making of Economic Liberalism: Asian Textiles in France 1680-1760

H-Judaic: Jordan Rosenblum reviews Kosher USA: How Coke Became Kosher and Other Tales of Modern Food

JHistory: Kimberley Mangun reviews Eye on the Struggle: Ethel Paybe, the First Lady of the Black Press

H-Diplo: Article review of "Plausibly Deniable: Mercenaries in US Covert Interventions during the Cold War, 1964-1987"

H-SHGAPE: Jennifer M. Black reviews Reading the Market: Genres of Financial Capitalism in Gilded Age America

H-Albion: Amy Prendergast reviews The Irish Enlightenment

H-AmIndian: Jennifer Birch reviews Fort San Juan and the Limits of Empire: Colonialism and Household Practice at the Berry Site

H-Asia: Sumit Ganguly reviews The New Great Game: China and South and Central Asia in the Era of Reform

H-Women: Elizabeth A. Bryant reviews The Devil's Chain: Prostitution and Social Control in Partitioned Poland

H-Diplo: Article review of “‘A great list of potential mistakes’: NATO, Africa, and British efforts to limit the Global Cold War”  

H-Net Commons Top Hits:

Most Viewed Page: H-DC's archive of the Washington Evening Star newspapers from 1852 through 1981

Top Discussion: H-DC's discussion of swamps and the city of Washington

Top Review: Christopher Childer's review of The Failure of Popular Sovereignty: Slavery, Manifest Destiny, and the Radicalization of Southern Politics for H-CivWar

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