H-War Content

Author: 
Jasper M. Trautsch
Reviewer: 
Andy Forney

Forney on Trautsch, 'The Genesis of America: US Foreign Policy and the Formation of National Identity, 1793-1815'

Jasper M. Trautsch. The Genesis of America: US Foreign Policy and the Formation of National Identity, 1793-1815. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 328 pp. $49.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-42824-8.

Reviewed by Andy Forney (Texas Christian University/US Army) Published on H-War (July, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
M. Taylor Fravel
Reviewer: 
George Carter

Carter on Fravel, 'Active Defense: China's Military Strategy since 1949'

M. Taylor Fravel. Active Defense: China's Military Strategy since 1949. Princeton Studies in International History and Politics Series. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2019. xv + 376 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-15213-4.

Reviewed by George Carter (Air University, Air War College) Published on H-War (July, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Tanya Anderson
Reviewer: 
Kathryn Angelica

Angelica on Anderson, 'Gunpowder Girls: The True Stories of Three Civil War Tragedies'

Tanya Anderson. Gunpowder Girls: The True Stories of Three Civil War Tragedies. Kansas City: Quindaro Press, 2016. Illustrations. 157 pp. $16.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-9669258-7-6

Reviewed by Kathryn Angelica (University of Connecticut) Published on H-War (July, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

H-War Book Reviews

Author: 
Jasper M. Trautsch
Reviewer: 
Andy Forney

Forney on Trautsch, 'The Genesis of America: US Foreign Policy and the Formation of National Identity, 1793-1815'

Jasper M. Trautsch. The Genesis of America: US Foreign Policy and the Formation of National Identity, 1793-1815. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 328 pp. $49.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-108-42824-8.

Reviewed by Andy Forney (Texas Christian University/US Army) Published on H-War (July, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
M. Taylor Fravel
Reviewer: 
George Carter

Carter on Fravel, 'Active Defense: China's Military Strategy since 1949'

M. Taylor Fravel. Active Defense: China's Military Strategy since 1949. Princeton Studies in International History and Politics Series. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2019. xv + 376 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-691-15213-4.

Reviewed by George Carter (Air University, Air War College) Published on H-War (July, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Tanya Anderson
Reviewer: 
Kathryn Angelica

Angelica on Anderson, 'Gunpowder Girls: The True Stories of Three Civil War Tragedies'

Tanya Anderson. Gunpowder Girls: The True Stories of Three Civil War Tragedies. Kansas City: Quindaro Press, 2016. Illustrations. 157 pp. $16.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-9669258-7-6

Reviewed by Kathryn Angelica (University of Connecticut) Published on H-War (July, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Ellen N. La Motte
Reviewer: 
Sara Black

Black on La Motte, 'The Backwash of War: An Extraordinary American Nurse in World War I'

Ellen N. La Motte. The Backwash of War: An Extraordinary American Nurse in World War I. Edited by Cynthia Wachtell. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2019. 264 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4214-2671-6

Reviewed by Sara Black (Christopher Newport University) Published on H-War (June, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Joanna Bellis
Reviewer: 
Brian R. Price

Price on Bellis, 'The Hundred Years War in Literature, 1337-1600'

Joanna Bellis. The Hundred Years War in Literature, 1337-1600. Rochester: D. S. Brewer, 2016. 296 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84384-428-0

Reviewed by Brian R. Price (Air University, Air Command and Staff College) Published on H-War (June, 2020) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)