The XLIII ICMH Congress in Cameroon

Published: Wednesday, 10 May 2017

The XLIII ICMH Congress will be hosted by the Cameroon Commission in Douala from Saturday 2nd until Friday 8th September 2017. The central theme of the Congress is World Wars and colonies in history. The Cameroon Commission already developed a website where you can find all the relevant information concerning the academic program, the venue, the hotels and the post-congress tour. All registration has to be done by this website which you can consult by clicking on the following link: http://icmhdouala2017.cm/  

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The IJMH Early-Career Paper Prize

Published: Sunday, 07 May 2017

The International Journal of Military History and Historiography invites submissions for its IJMH Early-Career Paper Prize. The IJMH has been continuously published (from 1978 to 2015 as the International Bibliography of Military History – IBMH), on behalf of the International Commission of Military History (ICMH), which can trace back its origins to 1938. Traditionally its main focus was on book reviews and review articles.

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The André Corvisier Prize for PhD Theses

Published: Tuesday, 09 May 2017

The International Commission of Military History awards the “André Corvisier Prize for PhD theses on Military History”, named after the distinguished French scholar who was for ten years President of ICMH and then President of Honour.For the 2017 edition, the prize will be awarded for a PhD thesis discussed and approved in 2015 and 2016 in a recognized University. The amount of the Prize is fixed at €3.000, plus a maximum of €1.500 to cover the recipient’s expenses for participation at the award ceremony during the XLIII ICMH Congress in Douala.

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A message from the President

Published: Thursday, 04 May 2017

The International Commission of Military History (ICMH), founded in 1938, is a no profit and non-governmental International Organization affiliated to the International Committee of Historical Sciences.

«The aim of the ICMH is to foster and co-ordinate studies and researches in the field of military history in the broadest sense, in a spirit of international friendship, so that scholars can become better acquainted with each other, co-operate and share the results of their work» (Statute, art. 2a).

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