Vol. 4, No. 1 (April 2017)

Roundup from around the Commons
for the week of August 4 - 10, 2017

New Funding and Job Opportunities

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Recent Calls for Papers

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Author: 
Gerard Chaliand, Jean-Pierre Rageau
Reviewer: 
John Radzilowski

Radzilowski on Chaliand and Rageau, 'The Penguin Atlas of Diasporas'


Gerard Chaliand, Jean-Pierre Rageau. The Penguin Atlas of Diasporas. New York: Viking, 1995. xxi + 183 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-670-85439-4.

Reviewed by John Radzilowski (Arizona State University)
Published on H-Ethnic (February, 1996)

Author: 
Scott W. Lackey
Reviewer: 
Lawrence Sondhaus

Sondhaus on Lackey, 'The Rebirth of the Habsburg Army: Friedrich Beck and the Rise of the General Staff'


Scott W. Lackey. The Rebirth of the Habsburg Army: Friedrich Beck and the Rise of the General Staff. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1995. xiii + 253 pp. $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-29361-0.

Reviewed by Lawrence Sondhaus (University of Indianapolis)
Published on HABSBURG (February, 1996)

The Forgotten Feldzeugmeister

Author: 
Irina Livezeanu
Reviewer: 
Jim Niessen

Niessen on Livezeanu, 'Cultural Politics in Greater Romania: Regionalism, Nation Building, and Ethnic Struggle, 1918-1930'


Irina Livezeanu. Cultural Politics in Greater Romania: Regionalism, Nation Building, and Ethnic Struggle, 1918-1930. Ithaca, N.Y., and London: Cornell University Press, 1995. xx + 340 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-2445-8.

Reviewed by Jim Niessen (Texas Tech University)
Published on HABSBURG (February, 1996)

Regionalism, Education, and Romanian Nationalism

Author: 
Richard Grove
Reviewer: 
Jane Carruthers

Carruthers on Grove, 'Green Imperialism: Colonial Expansion, Tropical Island Edens and the Origins of Environmentalism, 1600-1860 (Studies in Environment and History)'


Richard Grove. Green Imperialism: Colonial Expansion, Tropical Island Edens and the Origins of Environmentalism, 1600-1860 (Studies in Environment and History). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995. xiv + 540 pp. $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-40385-6; $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-521-56513-4.

Reviewed by Jane Carruthers (Department of History, University of South Africa)
Published on H-Africa (February, 1996)

Author: 
Niall Ferguson
Reviewer: 
J. Ronald Shearer

Shearer on Ferguson, 'Paper & Iron: Hamburg Business and German Politics in the Era of Inflation, 1897-1927'


Niall Ferguson. Paper & Iron: Hamburg Business and German Politics in the Era of Inflation, 1897-1927. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, 1995. xiv + 539 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-47016-2.

Reviewed by J. Ronald Shearer (Texas Christian University)
Published on H-German (February, 1996)

Author: 
Regina Schulte
Reviewer: 
Dolores L. Augustine

Augustine on Schulte, 'The Village in Court: Arson, Infanticide, and Poaching in the Court Records of Upper Bavaria, 1848-1910'


Regina Schulte. The Village in Court: Arson, Infanticide, and Poaching in the Court Records of Upper Bavaria, 1848-1910. New York and Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994. vii + 199 pp. $74.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-43186-6.

Reviewed by Dolores L. Augustine (Department of History, St. John's University [Queens])
Published on H-German (February, 1996)

Author: 
Stefan Zauner
Reviewer: 
Bertram M. Gordon

Gordon on Zauner, 'Erziehung und Kulturmission: Frankreichs Bildungs-Politik in Deutschland, 1945-1949'


Stefan Zauner. Erziehung und Kulturmission: Frankreichs Bildungs-Politik in Deutschland, 1945-1949. Munich: R. Oldenbourg Verlag, 1994. 351 pp. DM 78.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-486-56056-5.

Reviewed by Bertram M. Gordon (Mills College)
Published on H-German (February, 1996)

Author: 
Karl Dietrich Bracher
Reviewer: 
C. Edmund Clingan

Clingan on Bracher, 'Turning Points in Modern Times: Essays on German and European History'


Karl Dietrich Bracher. Turning Points in Modern Times: Essays on German and European History. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1995. xiv + 338 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-91353-0; $34.50 (paper), ISBN 978-0-674-91354-7.

Reviewed by C. Edmund Clingan (Queensborough Community College, City University of New York)
Published on H-German (February, 1996)

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