H-War Content

Author: 
Thomas G. Mahnken
Reviewer: 
Ryan Typolt

Typolt on Mahnken, 'Learning the Lessons of Modern War'

Thomas G. Mahnken. Learning the Lessons of Modern War. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2020. 344 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-1226-6

Reviewed by Ryan Typolt (Air University, Air War College) Published on H-War (January, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Richard Bessel, Dorothee Wierling, eds.
Reviewer: 
Gary Girod

Girod on Bessel and Wierling, 'Inside World War One? The First World War and Its Witnesses'

Richard Bessel, Dorothee Wierling, eds. Inside World War One? The First World War and Its Witnesses. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. Illustrations. ix + 346 pp. $104.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-882059-8

Reviewed by Gary Girod (Chapman University) Published on H-War (January, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Mike Giglio
Reviewer: 
Shawn Young

Young on Giglio, 'Shatter the Nations: ISIS and the War for the Caliphate'

Mike Giglio. Shatter the Nations: ISIS and the War for the Caliphate. New York: PublicAffairs, 2019. xiii + 303 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5417-4235-2

Reviewed by Shawn Young (Air University, Air War College) Published on H-War (January, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

H-War Book Reviews

Author: 
Thomas G. Mahnken
Reviewer: 
Ryan Typolt

Typolt on Mahnken, 'Learning the Lessons of Modern War'

Thomas G. Mahnken. Learning the Lessons of Modern War. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2020. 344 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-1226-6

Reviewed by Ryan Typolt (Air University, Air War College) Published on H-War (January, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Richard Bessel, Dorothee Wierling, eds.
Reviewer: 
Gary Girod

Girod on Bessel and Wierling, 'Inside World War One? The First World War and Its Witnesses'

Richard Bessel, Dorothee Wierling, eds. Inside World War One? The First World War and Its Witnesses. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. Illustrations. ix + 346 pp. $104.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-882059-8

Reviewed by Gary Girod (Chapman University) Published on H-War (January, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Mike Giglio
Reviewer: 
Shawn Young

Young on Giglio, 'Shatter the Nations: ISIS and the War for the Caliphate'

Mike Giglio. Shatter the Nations: ISIS and the War for the Caliphate. New York: PublicAffairs, 2019. xiii + 303 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5417-4235-2

Reviewed by Shawn Young (Air University, Air War College) Published on H-War (January, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Michael Walsh
Reviewer: 
Jonathan Abel

Abel on Walsh, 'Last Stands: Why Men Fight When All Is Lost'

Michael Walsh. Last Stands: Why Men Fight When All Is Lost. New York: St. Martin's Press, 2020. 368 pp. $28.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-250-21708-0

Reviewed by Jonathan Abel (Command and General Staff College, Ft. Leavenworth) Published on H-War (January, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Patrick Porter
Reviewer: 
Michael McInerney

McInerney on Porter, 'Blunder: Britain's War in Iraq'

Patrick Porter. Blunder: Britain's War in Iraq. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2019. 254 pp. $41.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-880796-4.

Reviewed by Michael McInerney (Air University, Air War College) Published on H-War (January, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

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