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Author: 
John R. Yates Jr., Thomas Yates
Reviewer: 
Heather Pace

Pace on Yates Jr. and Yates, 'The Boston Marine Barracks: A History, 1799-1974'


John R. Yates Jr., Thomas Yates. The Boston Marine Barracks: A History, 1799-1974. Jefferson: McFarland, 2015. 232 pp. $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-9650-1.

Reviewed by Heather Pace (Independent Scholar)
Published on H-War (May, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
David P. Colley
Reviewer: 
Mark Bernhardt

Bernhardt on Colley, 'Seeing the War: The Stories behind the Famous Photographs from World War II'


David P. Colley. Seeing the War: The Stories behind the Famous Photographs from World War II. Lebanon: ForeEdge, 2015. Illustrations. 192 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-61168-726-2.

Reviewed by Mark Bernhardt (Jackson State University)
Published on H-War (May, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

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H-War Book Reviews

Author: 
John R. Yates Jr., Thomas Yates
Reviewer: 
Heather Pace

Pace on Yates Jr. and Yates, 'The Boston Marine Barracks: A History, 1799-1974'


John R. Yates Jr., Thomas Yates. The Boston Marine Barracks: A History, 1799-1974. Jefferson: McFarland, 2015. 232 pp. $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-9650-1.

Reviewed by Heather Pace (Independent Scholar)
Published on H-War (May, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
David P. Colley
Reviewer: 
Mark Bernhardt

Bernhardt on Colley, 'Seeing the War: The Stories behind the Famous Photographs from World War II'


David P. Colley. Seeing the War: The Stories behind the Famous Photographs from World War II. Lebanon: ForeEdge, 2015. Illustrations. 192 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-61168-726-2.

Reviewed by Mark Bernhardt (Jackson State University)
Published on H-War (May, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Scott Syfert
Reviewer: 
James Ambuske

Ambuske on Syfert, 'The First American Declaration of Independence?: The Disputed History of the Mecklenburg Declaration of May 20, 1775'


Scott Syfert. The First American Declaration of Independence?: The Disputed History of the Mecklenburg Declaration of May 20, 1775. Jefferson: McFarland, 2013. 260 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-7559-9.

Reviewed by James Ambuske (University of Virginia)
Published on H-War (May, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Brian D. McKnight
Reviewer: 
Paul Springer

Springer on McKnight, 'We Fight for Peace: Twenty-three American Soldiers, Prisoners of War, and "Turncoats" in the Korean War'


Brian D. McKnight. We Fight for Peace: Twenty-three American Soldiers, Prisoners of War, and "Turncoats" in the Korean War. Kent: Kent State University Press, 2014. 344 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-60635-207-6.

Reviewed by Paul Springer (Air University, Air Command and Staff College)
Published on H-War (May, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Stephen R. Ortiz, ed.
Reviewer: 
Heather Salazar

Salazar on Ortiz, 'Veterans' Policies, Veterans' Politics: New Perspectives on Veterans in the Modern United States'


Stephen R. Ortiz, ed. Veterans' Policies, Veterans' Politics: New Perspectives on Veterans in the Modern United States. Gainesville: University Press of Florida, 2012. xiv + 318 pp. $69.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8130-4207-7.

Reviewed by Heather Salazar (Ohio University)
Published on H-War (May, 2016)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey