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Author: 
Renata Eley Long
Reviewer: 
Bradley Cesario

Cesario on Long, 'In the Shadow of the Alabama: The British Foreign Office and the American Civil War'


Renata Eley Long. In the Shadow of the Alabama: The British Foreign Office and the American Civil War. New Perspectives on Maritime History and Nautical Archaeology Series. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2015. xiii + 254 pp. $37.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-61251-836-7.

Reviewed by Bradley Cesario (Texas A&M University)
Published on H-War (April, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Edward J. Marolda, R. Blake Dunnavent
Reviewer: 
Thomas Cossentino

Cossentino on Marolda and Dunnavent, 'Combat at Close Quarters: Warfare on the Rivers and Canals of Vietnam'


Edward J. Marolda, R. Blake Dunnavent. Combat at Close Quarters: Warfare on the Rivers and Canals of Vietnam. Washington, DC: Naval Historical Foundation, 2015. 82 pp. $21.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-945274-73-5.

Reviewed by Thomas Cossentino (Rutgers)
Published on H-War (April, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Elizabeth Sutton
Reviewer: 
Robert Tiegs

Tiegs on Sutton, 'Capitalism and Cartography in the Dutch Golden Age'


Elizabeth Sutton. Capitalism and Cartography in the Dutch Golden Age. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2015. 208 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-25478-4.

Reviewed by Robert Tiegs (Louisiana State University)
Published on H-War (April, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Michael A. Eggleston
Reviewer: 
Joshua Akers

Akers on Michael A. Eggleston, 'Exiting Vietnam: The Era of Vietnamization and American Withdrawal Revealed in First-Person Accounts'


Michael A. Eggleston. Exiting Vietnam: The Era of Vietnamization and American Withdrawal Revealed in First-Person Accounts. Jefferson: McFarland Publishing, 2014. 228 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-7772-2.

Reviewed by Joshua Akers (University of North Carolina Chapel Hill)
Published on H-War (April, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Peter F. Dembowski
Reviewer: 
Matthew Schwonek

Schwonek on Dembowski, 'Memoirs Red and White: Poland, the War, and After'


Peter F. Dembowski. Memoirs Red and White: Poland, the War, and After. Notre Dame: University of Notre Dame Press, 2015. 216 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-268-02620-2.

Reviewed by Matthew Schwonek (Air University, Air Command and Staff College)
Published on H-War (April, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey