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The H-Diplo Publication Schedule for the period 29 October to 2 December November is as follows: Week of 29 October: 1. H-Diplo Article Review of Katherine Unterman. “Boodle over the Border: Embezzlement and the Crisis of International Mobility, 1880–1890.” _Journal of the Gilded Age and Progressive Era_, 11.2 (April 2012): 151-189. Reviewed by Andrew Smith, Coventry University. 2. H-Diplo/ISSF Article Review of Paul C. Avey, “Confronting Soviet Power: U.S. Policy during the Early Cold War,” International Security 36:4 (Spring 2012): 151-188. Reviewed by Joseph M. Siracusa, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Australia 3. H-Diplo/ISSF Article Review of Nuno Monteiro, “Unrest Assured: Why Unipolarity is not Peaceful,” _International Security_ 36:3 (Winter 2011/12): 9-40. Review by William C. Wohlforth, Dartmouth College 4. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of James G. Hershberg, Marigold: The Lost Chance for Peace in Vietnam. Stanford University Press, 2012. Introduction by David L. Anderson, California State University, Monterey Bay, and Naval Postgraduate School Reviewed by: Robert J. McMahon, Ohio State University Merle L. Pribbenow II, independent researcher. Wallace J. Thies, Catholic University of America Qiang Zhai, Auburn University Montgomery 5. H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable Review of Boaz Atzili, _Good Fences, Bad Neighbors: Border Fixity and International Conflict_. Chicago: The University of Chicago Press, 2012. Introduction by Stephen Van Evera, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Reviewed by: Arie M. Kacowicz, Hebrew University, Jerusalem Hendrik Spruyt, Northwestern University Cameron G. Thies, University of Iowa G. Dale Thomas, Arkansas State University Week of 5 November: 1. H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable Review of Richard K. Betts. _American Force: Dangers, Delusions, and Dilemmas in National Security_. New York: Columbia University Press, 2012 Introduction by Loch K. Johnston, University of Georgia Reviewed by: Eliot A. Cohen, Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies Peter D. Feaver, Duke University Robert J. Lieber, Georgetown University Scott A. Silverstone, U.S. Military Academy at West Point 2. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Hannah Gurman, _The Dissent Papers: The Voices of Diplomats in the Cold War and Beyond_. Columbia University Press, 2012. Introduction by Thomas Maddux, California State University Northridge Reviewers: Laura Belmonte, Oklahoma State University Robert Dean, Eastern Washington University Joan Hoff, Montana State University, Bozeman Sarah B. Snyder, University College London Elizabeth Spalding, Claremont McKenna College 3. H-Diplo Review Essay on George W. Liebmann, _The Last American Diplomat: John D. Negroponte and the Changing Face of American Diplomacy_. London: I.B. Taurus, 2012. Reviewed by Tom Nichols, Naval War College Week of 12 November: 1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Frank Costigliola, _Roosevelt's Lost Alliances: How Personal Politics Helped Start the Cold War_. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2012. Introduction by Thomas Maddux, California State University Northridge Reviewed by: Michael Holzman, Independent Scholar Michaela Hoenicke Moore, University of Iowa J Simon Rofe, University of London David F. Schmitz, Whitman College Michael Sherry, Northwestern University Katherine A. S. Sibley, Saint Joseph’s University 2. H-Diplo Review Essay on Curt Cardwell, _NSC 68 and the Political Economy of the Early Cold War_. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2011. Reviewed by James I. Matray, California State University, Chico 3. H-Diplo Article Review of Alessandro Brogi, "Ambassador Clare Boothe Luce and the Evolution of Psychological Warfare in Italy,” _Cold War History_ 12:2 (May 2012): 269-294 Reviewed by Mark I. Choate, Brigham Young University 4. H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable Review of Sarah E. Kreps, _Coalitions of Convenience: United States Military Interventions After the Cold War_. Oxford University Press, 2011. Introduction by Henry R. Nau, Elliott School of International Affairs, The George Washington University Reviewed by: Stephen G. Brooks, Dartmouth College Patricia L. Sullivan, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill Alexander Thompson, Ohio State University Dominic Tierney, Swarthmore College Week of 19 November: 1. H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable Review of Natasha Hamilton-Hart, _Hard Interests, Soft Illusions: Southeast Asia and American Power_. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2012 Introduction by Evelyn Goh, Royal Holloway, University of London Reviewed by: John D. Ciorciari, University of Michigan S.R. Joey Long, Nanyang Technological University John T. Sidel, London School of Economics and Political Science 2. H-Diplo Article Review of Aryo Makko, ”Sweden, Europe and the Cold War. A Reappraisal,” _Journal of Cold War Studies_ 14:2 (Spring 2012): 68-97. Reviewed by Bo Stråth, Helsinki University 3. H-Diplo/ISSF Review of Mark L. Haas, _The Clash of Ideologies: Middle Eastern Politics and American Security_ (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012). Reviewed by Brendan Rittenhouse Green, Williams College 4. H-Diplo/ISSF Review Article on Victor Davis Hanson, ed, _Makers of Ancient Strategy: From the Persian Wars to the Fall of Rome_. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2010. ISBN 978-0-691-13790-2 (cloth, $27.95). Reviewed by Paul Burton, The Australian National University Week of 26 November: 1. H-Diplo Roundtable Review of Jeffrey R. Macris, _The Politics and Security of the Gulf: Anglo-American Hegemony and the Shaping of a Region_. New York: Routledge, 2010. Introduction by Jonathan Reed Winkler, Wright State University Reviewed by Simon Davis, Bronx Community College, City University of New York Mark Rice, Minnesota State University, Mankato David F. Winkler, Naval Historical Foundation 2. H-Diplo/ISSF Roundtable Review of Jonathan Paquin. _A Stability-Seeking Power: U.S. Foreign Policy and Secessionist Conflicts_. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2010 Introduction by Thomas Maddux, California State University Northridge Reviewed by: David Haglund, Queen’s University, Ontario Stéfanie von Hlatky, Queen’s University, Ontario David Webster, Bishop’s University, Québec 3. H-Diplo Article Review of Harish C. Mehta, “Soviet Biscuit Factories and Chinese Financial Grants: North Vietnam’s Economic Diplomacy in 1967 and 1968,” _Diplomatic History_ 36:2 (April 2012): 301-335. Reviewed by Pierre Asselin, Hawaii Pacific University Regards, The H-Diplo Editors