H-Net This Week (Roundup from around the Commons for the week of November 24 - 30, 2017)

Last Week's RoundupNovember 24 - 30, 2017

Network News

H-Poland solicits new member publications

Network Publications

H-Amstdy American Childhoods series Part 1 of 3: What is YA?



H-HistBibl shares news on open access stats

H-Scholar shares article on calling for changes to copyright law

H-War discusses common WWII US Army acronyms

H-South discusses phrase "Southern way of life"

H-Japan continues discussion of Jolyon Thomas's review essay on Shinto studies

H-Judaic discusses fasting before battle in Ancient Near East

H-Scholar comments on business of online resource databases

H-Scholar discusses legal suit against a review on H-Net partner site

H-Judaic discusses utility of Academia.edu premium site


H-Mediterranean seeks help finding article on Greek women

H-Diplo query on 1982 Siberian pipeline explosion

H-Empire seeks help with bibliography on youth mobility in the age of empire

H-AfrArts seeks information about El Anatsui's artwork Lace and Kente

H-Poland seeks readings on Polish emigration in France

Research Resources

H-Nahuatl shares Mexican pictorial manuscript in the Library of Congress

H-Music shares review of Proust écrivain de la musique: l’allégresse du compositeur

H-Kentucky shares Kentucky Suffrage Bibliography entries for "Declaration of Sentiments and Resolutions," "On the Equality of the Sexes," and "The Enfranchisement of Women"

H-Environment shares open access book Rivers of the Anthropocene

H-Asia shares member publication Postcolonialism and China

H-Buddhism shares latest update of the Digital Dictionary of Buddhism and CJKV-E Dictionary

H-Appalachia shares National Archive links of interest

Teaching Resources

H-Japan shares teaching guide for premodern Japanese history


H-War Hand Grenade of the Week: Operational History

H-Catholic shares Archivist's Nook: Heroes for More than One Day

News & Publication Roundups

H-Nationalism's Weekend Reading

H-Democracy's Weekly Five

H-Animal's recent publications in animal studies

H-Poland shares new member publications


H-World shares podcasts related to world history

H-Borderlands shares topical epidode of New Books in History Podcast


H-Judaic remembers Neil Gillman, Jewish theologian and teacher 

H-EarlySlavic remembers Klaus Zernack, scholar of early Slavic period in Eastern and East-Central Europe

H-Net Reviews

H-Diplo: Shawn Parry-Giles reviews Gender, Sexuality, and the Cold War: A Global Perspective

H-War: Paul Cook reviews Forging the Sword: Doctrinal Change in the U.S. Army

H-War: Heather Venable reviews Open Skies: Transparency, Confidence-Building, and the End of the Cold War

H-War: Timothy Hemmis reviews The Martyr and the Traitor: Nathan Hale, Moses Dunbar, and the American Revolution

H-Diplo: Warren Dockter reviews Arguing about Empire: Imperial Rhetoric in Britain and France, 1882-1956

H-FedHist: David Stebenne reviews Right Moves: The Conservative Think Tank in American Political Culture since 1945

H-LatAm: Kimberly A. Fabbri reviews Migrating Faith: Pentecostalism in the United States and Mexico, 1906-1966

H-Asia: Joel Lee reviews The Gender of Caste: Representing Dalits in Print

H-Empire: Matthew Stanard reviews European Elites and Ideas of Empire, 1917-1957

H-1960s: E. Timothy Smith reviews 67 Shots: Kent State and the End of American Innocence and Simpson and Above The Shots: An Oral History of the Kent State Shooting

H-Midwest: Gregory Peek reviews Stephen A. Douglas: The Political Apprenticeship, 1833-1843

H-Net Commons Top Hits:

Most Viewed Page: H-Podcast's Academic Podcast Roundup

Top Discussion: H-Nationalism's discussion of the second entry in The Left and Nationalism series

Top Review: Joylon Thomas' review essay on study of Shinto for H-Japan

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