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Book Review: The Holocaust: A New History by Laurence Rees

Drawing on 25 years of research, The Holocaust: A New History offers a new major treatment of the Holocaust […]

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    Book Review: Inglorious Empire: What the British Did to India by Shashi Tharoor

Book Review: Inglorious Empire: What the British Did to India by Shashi Tharoor

In Inglorious Empire: What the British Did to India, politician and author Shashi Tharoor articulately exposes the destructive effect of […]

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    Book Review: Combatants of Muslim Origin in European Armies in the Twentieth Century: Far from Jihad edited by Xavier Bougarel, Raphaëlle Branche and Cloé Drieu

Book Review: Combatants of Muslim Origin in European Armies in the Twentieth Century: Far from Jihad edited by Xavier Bougarel, Raphaëlle Branche and Cloé Drieu

In Combatants of Muslim Origin in European Armies in the Twentieth Century: Far from Jihad, Xavier Bougarel, Raphaëlle Branche and […]

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    Book Review: Park Chung Hee and Modern Korea: The Roots of Militarism, 1866-1945 by Carter J. Eckert

Book Review: Park Chung Hee and Modern Korea: The Roots of Militarism, 1866-1945 by Carter J. Eckert

In Park Chung Hee and Modern Korea: The Roots of Militarism, 1866-1945, Carter J. Eckert traces the roots of […]

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    Book Review: The Age of Noise in Britain: Hearing Modernity by James G. Mansell

Book Review: The Age of Noise in Britain: Hearing Modernity by James G. Mansell

In The Age of Noise in Britain: Hearing Modernity, James G. Mansell considers how modernity became manifested in aural […]

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    Book Review: The Tories and Television, 1951–1964: Broadcasting an Elite by Anthony Ridge-Newman

Book Review: The Tories and Television, 1951–1964: Broadcasting an Elite by Anthony Ridge-Newman

In The Tories and Television, 1951-1964: Broadcasting an Elite, Anthony Ridge-Newman reflects on how historical developments in television broadcasting […]

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    Book Review: In Search of Criminal Responsibility: Ideas, Interests and Institutions by Nicola Lacey

Book Review: In Search of Criminal Responsibility: Ideas, Interests and Institutions by Nicola Lacey

Within In Search of Criminal Responsibility: Ideas, Interests and Institutions, Nicola Lacey investigates changing understandings of criminal responsibility in England […]

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    Book Review: Crimes Unspoken: The Rape of German Women at the End of the Second World War by Miriam Gebhardt

Book Review: Crimes Unspoken: The Rape of German Women at the End of the Second World War by Miriam Gebhardt

In Crimes Unspoken: The Rape of German Women at the End of the Second World War, Miriam Gebhardt presents […]

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    Book Review: Man or Monster?: The Trial of a Khmer Rouge Torturer by Alexander Laban Hinton

Book Review: Man or Monster?: The Trial of a Khmer Rouge Torturer by Alexander Laban Hinton

In Man or Monster? The Trial of a Khmer Rouge Torturer, Alexander Laban Hinton examines the trial of Kaing Guek […]

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    Book Review: Understanding the Imaginary War: Culture, Thought and Nuclear Conflict, 1945-90 edited by Matthew Grant and Benjamin Ziemann

Book Review: Understanding the Imaginary War: Culture, Thought and Nuclear Conflict, 1945-90 edited by Matthew Grant and Benjamin Ziemann

In Understanding the Imaginary War: Culture, Thought and Nuclear Conflict, 1945-90, editors Matthew Grant and Benjamin Ziemann offer a […]

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    Book Review: In the Heat of the Summer: The New York Riots of 1964 and The War on Crime by Michael W. Flamm

Book Review: In the Heat of the Summer: The New York Riots of 1964 and The War on Crime by Michael W. Flamm

In In the Heat of the Summer: The New York Riots of 1964 and The War on Crime, Michael […]

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    Book Review: Before and After Gender: Sexual Mythologies of Everyday Life by Marilyn Strathern

Book Review: Before and After Gender: Sexual Mythologies of Everyday Life by Marilyn Strathern

Written in the early 1970s by renowned anthropologist Marilyn Strathern, the manuscript for Before and After Gender: Sexual Mythologies […]

Book Review: Charlemagne by Johannes Fried

In Charlemagne, Johannes Fried offers a new account of the life of the Frankish king and emperor, one of the […]

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    Book Review: Duress: Imperial Durabilities in our Times by Ann Laura Stoler

Book Review: Duress: Imperial Durabilities in our Times by Ann Laura Stoler

How do colonial histories remain active forces shaping the conditions and most urgent issues of the present? In Duress: Imperial Durabilities […]

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    Book Review: Ice Bear: The Cultural History of an Arctic Icon by Michael Engelhard

Book Review: Ice Bear: The Cultural History of an Arctic Icon by Michael Engelhard

In Ice Bear: The Cultural History of an Arctic Icon, Michael Engelhard takes readers on an encyclopaedic journey through time and […]

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