H-Net This Week (Roundup from around the Commons for the week of October 20 - October 26, 2017)

Last Week's Roundup October 20 - October 26, 2017

Network News

H-Nationalism launches The Left and Nationalism monthly series

H-Judaic seeking new editor 

H-West-Africa posts call for book reviewers for Africa Today

H-Judaic launches their Housing Accomodations Home Page

H-Women seeks new editors

Network Publications



H-Amstdy publishes latest entry in the American Childhoods series Childhood and (the limits of) Nostalgia in Stranger Things

H-Sport updates their Theses & Dissertations In Progess and Completed Dissertations & Theses In Sport

H-Slavery shares a revised Slavery in Revolutionary-Era Conneticut (Topical Guide)


H-Buddhism publishes a discussion on "'The Lama Wearing Trousers' Revisited: The Origin of a Remarkable Statue"

H-ItalianDiaspora continues the discussion on Columbus and Columbus Day in the USA

H-War discusses "Lawrence of Arabia's War: The Arabs, the British and the Remaking of the Middle East in WWI"

H-Africa discusses French bibliography on Colonial history

H-Scholar comments on book reviews and freedom of speech

H-Women continues discussing suggestions for a class on the history of women leadership

H-Scholar comments on the ResearchGate case



Research Resources

H-Portugal shares new digital resource: Artstor

H-CivWar shares new online letters database offering insights into Civil War's common soldiers

H-Buddhism shares the newest online issue of Japanese Studies Review

H-HistBibl shares the Freer Sackler Library's new collection of Japanese books


H-Low-Countries shares the matrerial culture blog, Calicos, Camelots and Swords

H-Nationalism shares the first post in The Left and Nationalism series

News & Publication Roundups

H-Nationalism published the latest edition of Weekend Reading "10/20/17"

H-Diplo publishes the 4th quarter 2017 edition of the Journal Watch

H-Shehr posts noteworthy publications in global urban history

H-Sport publishes Journal Watch Third Quarter 2017


H-World published the latest episodes of "On Top of the World"

H-Law published Podcast Ep. 7 with Daniel Sharfstein to discuss his book Thunder in the Mountains: Chief Joseph, Oliver Otis Howard and the Nez Perce War 

H-Podcast shares DIG, a podcast about world history

H-Net Reviews

H-Judaic: Anna Manchin reviews Invented Lives, Imagined Communities: The Biopic and American National Identity

H-Italy: Susanna de Beer reviews Rome Measured and Imagined

H-Sci-Med-Tech: Jeff Doolittle reviews Summa doctrina et certa experientia: Studi su medicina e filosofia per Chiara Crisciani

H-German: Christian Goeschel reviews Erinnerungen einer Journalistin: zwischen Kaiserreich und Zweitem Weltkrieg

H-War: Ali Benek reviews Lawrence of Arabia's War: The Arabs, the British and the Remaking of the Middle East in WWI

H-Luso-Africa: Carlos Almeida reviews The Art of Conversion: Christian Visual Culture in the Kingdom of Kongo

H-FedHist: Walter Grunden reviews Fallen Astronauts: Heroes Who Died Reaching for the Moon, Revised Edition

H-Low-Countries: Mark Meuwese reviews A History of the Netherlands: From the Sixteenth Century to the Present Day

H-TGS: John McKerley reviews The Civil War in the United States

H-War: Tim Leech reviews The Invasion of Canada by the Americans, 1775-1776: As Told Through Jean-Baptiste Badeaux's Three Rivers Journal and New York Captain William Goforth's Letters

H-War: Samuel Watson reviews Border Law: The First Seminole War and American Nationhood

H-Diplo: Andrew Katz reviews US Presidential Elections and Foreign Policy: Candidates, Campaigns, and Global Politics from FDR to Bill Clinton

H-Disability: Marion Schmidt reviews The History of East-Central European Eugenics, 1900-1945: Sources and Commentaries

H-Diplo: Kimberly Lowe reviews Humanitarians at War: The Red Cross in the Shadow of the Holocaust

H-Slavery: Chris Evans reviews Plantation Kingdom: The American South and Its Global Commodities

H-Sci-Med-Tech: Jeffrey Lewis reviews Fascist Pigs: Technoscientific Organisms and the History of Fascism

H-Net Commons Top Hits:

Most Viewed Page: H-Animal's Syllabus Exchange

Top Discussion: H-Nationalism's discussion of the first post of the blog The Left and Nationalism

Top Review: Fatjon Kaja's review of The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism for H-Law

Compiled by the H-Net Clerks and edited by Jesse DraperPrevious issues  of H-Net This Week