Vol. 4, No. 1 (April 2017)

Roundup from around the Commons
for the week of May 12 - 18, 2017

New Funding and Job Opportunities

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What's New For Teachers

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Recent Calls for Papers

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Recent Items For Scholars

CFP: De Urbanitate. Tales of Urban Lives and Spaces

The journal Studies in History and Theory of Architecture (sita.uauim.ro), published by the Department of Architectural History & Theory and Heritage Conservation at ‘Ion Mincu’ University of Architecture and Urbanism in Bucharest, Romania, invites submissions for the 2015 issue.

DE URBANITATE

Tales of Urban Lives and Spaces

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Latest from H-Net Reviews

Author: 
Frank J. Schwartz, Susan J. Pharr, eds.
Reviewer: 
Brian J. McVeigh

McVeigh on Schwartz and Pharr, 'The State of Civil Society in Japan'


Frank J. Schwartz, Susan J. Pharr, eds. The State of Civil Society in Japan. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003. xiii + 392 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-82730-0; $30.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-53462-8.

Reviewed by Brian J. McVeigh (Department of East Asian Studies, University of Arizona)
Published on H-US-Japan (March, 2005)

Author: 
John Mosier
Reviewer: 
Major Robert L. Bateman

Bateman on Mosier, 'The Blitzkrieg Myth: How Hitler and the Allies Misread the Strategic Realities of World War II'


John Mosier. The Blitzkrieg Myth: How Hitler and the Allies Misread the Strategic Realities of World War II. New York: Harper Collins, 2003. 338 pp. $27.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-06-000976-2.

Reviewed by Major Robert L. Bateman (U.S. Army)
Published on H-War (March, 2005)

Mythical

Author: 
Janet S. K. Watson
Reviewer: 
Gervase Phillips

Phillips on Watson, 'Fighting Different Wars: Experience, Memory, and the First World War in Britain'


Janet S. K. Watson. Fighting Different Wars: Experience, Memory, and the First World War in Britain. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004. xiv + 333 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-83153-6.

Reviewed by Gervase Phillips (Department of History, Manchester Metropolitan University)
Published on H-War (March, 2005)

Author: 
John Lynn
Reviewer: 
Wayne Lee

Lee on Lynn, 'Battle: A History of Combat and Culture from Ancient Greece to Modern America'


John Lynn. Battle: A History of Combat and Culture from Ancient Greece to Modern America. New York: Westview Press, 2003. xviii + 431 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8133-3372-4.

Reviewed by Wayne Lee (University of Louisville)
Published on H-War (March, 2005)

Author: 
Paul A. C. Koistinen
Reviewer: 
Joseph Stoll

Stoll on Koistinen, 'Arsenal of World War II: The Political Economy of American Warfare, 1940-1945'


Paul A. C. Koistinen. Arsenal of World War II: The Political Economy of American Warfare, 1940-1945. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2004. vii + 656 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-1308-3.

Reviewed by Joseph Stoll (Department of History, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond)
Published on H-War (March, 2005)

The Contours of Power in the United States

Author: 
Anne Perez Hattori
Reviewer: 
Kyle Schlafer

Schlafer on Hattori, 'Colonial Dis-Ease: U.S. Navy Health Policies and the Chamorros of Guam, 1898-1941'


Anne Perez Hattori. Colonial Dis-Ease: U.S. Navy Health Policies and the Chamorros of Guam, 1898-1941. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2004. xiv + 239 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-2808-0.

Reviewed by Kyle Schlafer (Curator of Exhibits, Texas State Preservation Board)
Published on H-War (March, 2005)

Both Sides of the Stethoscope

Author: 
Matthew Mowthorpe
Reviewer: 
John Terino

Terino on Mowthorpe, 'The Militarization and Weaponization of Space'


Matthew Mowthorpe. The Militarization and Weaponization of Space. New York: Lexington Books, 2004. 251 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7391-0713-3.

Reviewed by John Terino (School of Advanced Air and Space Studies, Maxwell AFB, AL)
Published on H-War (March, 2005)

An Inadequate Look at Weapons in Space

Author: 
Eugenio Corti
Reviewer: 
Mark D. Van Ells

Van Ells on Corti, 'The Last Soldiers of the King: Wartime Italy, 1943-1945'


Eugenio Corti. The Last Soldiers of the King: Wartime Italy, 1943-1945. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2003. x + 329 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8262-1491-1.

Reviewed by Mark D. Van Ells (City University of New York)
Published on H-War (March, 2005)

A Philosophical Soldier

Author: 
Hodong Kim
Reviewer: 
Paul Lococo

Lococo on Kim, 'Holy War in China: The Muslim Rebellion and State in Chinese Central Asia, 1864-1877'


Hodong Kim. Holy War in China: The Muslim Rebellion and State in Chinese Central Asia, 1864-1877. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2004. xvii + 295 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-4884-1.

Reviewed by Paul Lococo (University of Hawaii-Leeward)
Published on H-War (March, 2005)

Holy War, Unholy Warriors

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