Books for Review

Diplomatica – Review List – May 2020

Amit Das Gupta, Serving India. A Political Biography of Subimal Dutt (1903-1992), India’s Longest Serving Foreign Secretary (New Delhi, Manohar, 2017).

Michael Talbot, British-Ottoman Relations, 1661–1807: Commerce and Diplomatic Practice in Eighteenth-century Istanbul (Woodbridge: Boydell Press, 2017).

Dante Fedele, Naissance de la diplomatie moderne (XIIIe-XVIIe siècles). L’ambassadeur au croisement du droit, de l’éthique et de la politique (Nomos Verlag, Baden Baden, 2017).

Diego Pirillo, The Refugee Diplomat. Venice, England and the Reformation (Ithaca and London: Cornell UP, 2018).

Gordon Martel, ed., The Encyclopedia of Diplomacy (Wiley Online Library, 2018).

John Mulqueen, An Alien Ideology: Cold War Perceptions of the Irish Republican Left (Liverpool: Liverpool UP, 2019).

Maartje Abbenhuis, The Hague Conference and International Politics, 1898-1915 (London: Bloomsbury, 2018).

Mika Suonpäa and Owain Wright, eds., Diplomacy and Intelligence in the Nineteenth-Century Mediterranean World (London: Bloomsbury, 2019).

Stacy D. Fahrenthold, Between the Ottomans and the Entente – The First World War in the Syrian and Lebanese Diaspora, 1908-1925 (Oxford:Oxford University Press, 2018).

Susanna Erlandsson & Sari Nauman, eds., Tillit och diplomati. En diskussionsbok om personliga relationer och diplomatiska processer 1670-1990 (Uppsala: Opuscula Historica Upsaliensia 2019).

Marc Dierikx und Sacha Zala, eds., When the Wall Came Down. The Perception of German Reunification in International Diplomatic Documents 1989–1990 (Dodis, 2019).

Eugenio Cusumano and Christopher Kinsey, eds., Diplomatic Security – A Comparative Analysis (Stanford, Stanford University Press, 2019).

Heidi Tworek, News from Germany: The Competition to Control World Communications, 1900-1945 (Harvard: Harvard University Press, 2019).

Zoltán Biedermann, Anne Gerritsen, Giorgio Riello, eds. Global Gifts: The Material Culture of Diplomacy in Early Modern Eurasia (Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 2019).

Ricky W. Law, Transnational Nazism. Ideology and Culture in German-Japanese Relations, 1919-1936 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019).

Shaul Mitelpunkt, Israel in the American Mind. The Cultural Politics of US-Israeli Relations, 1958-1988 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019).

Frank C. Zagare, Game Theory, Diplomatic History and Security Studies. (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019).

Alison Kraft and Carola Sachse, eds., Science, (Anti-)Communism and Diplomacy –The Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs in the Early Cold War (Leiden: Brill, 2019).

Vincent K. L. Chang, Forgotten Diplomacy. The Modern Remaking of Dutch-Chinese Relations, 1927–1950 (Leiden: Brill, 2019).

Francisco Apellániz, Breaching the Bronze Wall: Franks at Mamluk and Ottoman Courts and Markets (Leiden: Brill, 2019).

Georg L. K. A. Christ and Franz-Julius Morche, eds., Cultures of Empire: Rethinking Venetian Rule 1400–1700 (Leiden: Brill, 2020).

Ronald Edsforth, ed., A Cultural History of Peace, Volumes 1-6 (London: Bloomsbury, 2020).

Tracey A. Sowerby and Joanna Craigwood, eds., Cultures of Diplomacy and Literary Writing in the Early Modern World (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019).

Martin Herzer, The Media, European Integration and the Rise of Euro-journalism, 1950s–1970s (Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2019).

Oliver Turner and Inderjeet Parmar, eds., The United States in the Indo-Pacific: Obama’s Legacy and the Trump Transition (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2020).

Umberto Tulli, A Precarious Equilibrium. Human Rights and détente in Jimmy Carter’s Soviet Policy (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2020).

Thierry Balzacq, Frédéric Charillon and Frédéric Ramel, eds., Global Diplomacy. An Introduction to Theory and Practice (Springer Verlag, 2020).

Robert Hutchings and Jeremi Suri, eds., Modern Diplomacy in Practice (Springer Verlag, 2020).

Michael A. Schoeppner, Moral Contagion. Black Atlantic Sailors, Citizenship, and Diplomacy in Antebellum America (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2019).

Victoria Phillips, Martha Graham’s Cold War. The Dance of American Diplomacy (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2020).

Kaoru Iokibe, trans. Fred Uleman, Renegotiating Japan’s Unequal Treaties. A Window on Late Nineteenth-Century Diplomacy (University of Tokyo Press/Columbia University Press, 2019).

Ric Berman and William Gibson, eds., The Lantern of History: Essays in Honour of Jeremy Black (Old Stables Press, 2020).

Isabelle Dasque, Les Diplomates de la République (1871-1914) (Presses Sorbonne Université, 2020).