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Author: 
Jesse Dillon Savage
Reviewer: 
Charles E. Ziegler

Ziegler on Savage, 'Political Survival and Sovereignty in International Relations'

Jesse Dillon Savage. Political Survival and Sovereignty in International Relations. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2020. 280 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-49450-2.

Reviewed by Charles E. Ziegler (University of Louisville) Published on H-Diplo (January, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Uri Bialer
Reviewer: 
Sonja Wentling

Wentling on Bialer, 'Israeli Foreign Policy: A People Shall Not Dwell Alone'

Uri Bialer. Israeli Foreign Policy: A People Shall Not Dwell Alone. Perspectives on Israel Studies. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2020. 370 pp. $48.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-04621-5

Reviewed by Sonja Wentling (Concordia College Moorhead) Published on H-Diplo (January, 2021) Commissioned by Seth Offenbach (Bronx Community College, The City University of New York)

Author: 
Klaas van Walraven, ed.
Reviewer: 
Diana Wylie

Wylie on Walraven, 'The Individual in African History: The Importance of Biography in African Historical Studies'

Klaas van Walraven, ed. The Individual in African History: The Importance of Biography in African Historical Studies. African Dynamics Series. Leiden: Brill, 2020. Illustrations. xii + 304 pp. $73.00 (paper), ISBN 978-90-04-40781-7

Reviewed by Diana Wylie (Boston University) Published on H-Africa (January, 2021) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

Author: 
Yusuf M. Juwayeyi
Reviewer: 
Kathryn M. de Luna

de Luna on Juwayeyi, 'Archaeology and Oral Tradition in Malawi: Origins and Early History of the Chewa'

Yusuf M. Juwayeyi. Archaeology and Oral Tradition in Malawi: Origins and Early History of the Chewa. Suffolk: James Currey, 2020. Illustrations, maps, tables. 264 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84701-253-1; $14.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-84701-254-8. 

Author: 
Kara Moskowitz
Reviewer: 
Muey C. Saeturn

Saeturn on Moskowitz, 'Seeing Like a Citizen: Decolonization, Development, and the Making of Kenya, 1945-1980'

Kara Moskowitz. Seeing Like a Citizen: Decolonization, Development, and the Making of Kenya, 1945-1980. New African Histories Series. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2019. Illustrations. 336 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8214-2395-0; $36.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8214-2396-7. 

Author: 
Michelle C. Wang
Reviewer: 
Zhenru Zhou

Zhou on Wang, 'Maṇḍalas in the Making: The Visual Culture of Esoteric Buddhism at Dunhuang'

Michelle C. Wang. Maṇḍalas in the Making: The Visual Culture of Esoteric Buddhism at Dunhuang. Leiden: Brill Academic Publishers, 2018. xvii + 318 pp. ISBN 978-90-04-35765-5.

Reviewed by Zhenru Zhou (The University of Chicago) Published on H-Buddhism (January, 2021) Commissioned by Jessica Zu (USC Dornsife, School of Religion)

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