Article Reviews MMIX (2009 Publications)
H-Diplo Article Reviews are scholarly assessments of journal articles relevant to the fields of foreign relations/diplomatic/international history and international studies. Journals reviewed include Diplomatic History, the Journal of Cold War Studies (JCWS), and Cold War History.
We provide a suggested citation format to assist in scholarly use of these article reviews.
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Review of Dean Kotlowski, "Breaching the Paper Walls: Paul V. McNutt and Jewish Refugees to the Philippines, 1938-39"
Sonja P. Wentling
Diplomatic History 33:5 (November 2009): 865-896. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2009.00816.x
21 December 2009 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 251
Review of Angelo Repousis, "'The Devil's Apostle:' Jonas King's Trial against the Greek Hierarchy in 1852 and the Pressure to Extend U.S. Protection for American Missionaries Overseas"
Diplomatic History 33:5 (November 2009): 807-838. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2009.00814.x
17 December 2009 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 250
Review of Julia F. Irwin, "Nation Building and Rebuilding: The American Red Cross in Italy during the Great War"
Mark I. Choate
Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era 8.3 (July 2009): 407-439.
3 December 2009 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 249
Review of Christopher McKnight Nichols, "Rethinking Randolph Bourne's Trans-National America: How World War I Created an Isolationist Antiwar Pluralism"
Ross A. Kennedy
Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era 8.2 (April 2009), 217-57.
19 November 2009 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 248
Review of Caitlin A. Fitz, "'A Stalwart Motor of Revolutions': An American Merchant in Pernambuco, 1817-1825"
The Americas 65:1 (July 2008): 35-62. DOI: 10.1353/tam.0.0018
18 November 2009 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 247
Review of Ryan M. Irwin, "A Wind of Change? White Redoubt and the Postcolonial Moment, 1960-1963"
Thomas J. Noer
Diplomatic History 33:5 (November 2009): 897-926. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-7709.2009.00817.x
26 October 2009 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 246
Review of Hua-yu Li, "Reactions of Chinese Citizens to the Death of Stalin, International Communist Party Reports"
Journal of Cold War Studies 11:2 (Spring 2009): 70-88. DOI: 10.1162/jcws.2009.11.2.70
22 October 2009 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 245
Review of Alison Fleig Frank, "The Petroleum War of 1910: Standard Oil, Austria, and the Limits of Multinational Corporation"
Nicole M. Phelps
American Historical Review 114:1 (February 2009): 16-41
9 October 2009 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 244
Review of Lorenz M. Lüthi, "Beyond Betrayal: Beijing, Moscow, and the Paris Negotiations, 1971-1973"
Li Wang and Zhao Xuegong
Journal of Cold War Studies 11:1 (Winter 2009): 57-107. DOI: 10.1162/jcws.2009.11.1.57
7 October 2009 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 243
Review of Irving W. Levinson, "A New Paradigm for an Old Conflict: The Mexico-United States War"
Timothy J. Henderson
Journal of Military History 73 (April 2009): 393-416. DOI: 10.1353/jmh.0.0256
24 September 2009 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 242
Review of Evanthis Hatzivassiliou, "Images of the Adversary: NATO Assessments of the Soviet Union, 1953-1964"
Journal of Cold War Studies 11:2 (Spring 2009): 89-116.
16 September 2009 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 241
Review of Mao Lin, "China and the Escalation of the Vietnam War: The First Years of the Johnson Administration"
Journal of Cold War Studies 11:2 (Spring, 2009): 35-69.
15 September 2009 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 240
Review of Andy DeRoche, "Dreams and Disappointments: Kenneth Kaunda and the United States, 1960-64," and of Andy DeRoche, "Non-alignment on the Racial Frontier: Zambia and the USA, 1964-68"
Safundi: The Journal of South African and American Studies 9:4 (October 2008), 369-394
Cold War History 7:2 (May 2007), 227-250
8 September 2009 | H-Diplo Article Review No. 239
Sample citation : Erik Esselstrom. H-Diplo review of Noriko Kawamura, "Emperor Hirohito and Japan's Decision to Go to War with the United States: Reexamined," Diplomatic History 31:1 (January 2007). http://www.h-net.org/~diplo/reviews/Esselstrom-Kawamura.pdf. Published by H-Diplo on 14 January 2007.