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CROSS-POSTED REVIEW: Reviews in History from the Institute for Historical Research.

Of interest to H-War folks:

Serhy Yekelchyk’s  Stalin’s Citizens: Everyday Politics in the Wake of Total War, with Kees Boterbloem enjoying a book which provides a sound argument embedded in a solid investigation of the evidence (no. 1816).

 
Author: 
John W. Flores
Reviewer: 
Thomas Cossentino

Cossentino on Flores, 'Marine Sergeant Freddy Gonzalez, Vietnam War Hero'


John W. Flores. Marine Sergeant Freddy Gonzalez, Vietnam War Hero. Revised edition. Jefferson: Mcfarland & Company, 2014. 277 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-7421-9.

Reviewed by Thomas Cossentino (Rutgers University)
Published on H-War (August, 2015)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

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H-War Book Reviews

Author: 
John W. Flores
Reviewer: 
Thomas Cossentino

Cossentino on Flores, 'Marine Sergeant Freddy Gonzalez, Vietnam War Hero'


John W. Flores. Marine Sergeant Freddy Gonzalez, Vietnam War Hero. Revised edition. Jefferson: Mcfarland & Company, 2014. 277 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-7421-9.

Reviewed by Thomas Cossentino (Rutgers University)
Published on H-War (August, 2015)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Julia Brock, Jennifer W. Dickey, Richard J. W. Harker, and Catherine M. Lewis, eds.
Reviewer: 
Kenneth Surles

Surles on Brock, 'Beyond Rosie: A Documentary History of Women and World War II'


Julia Brock, Jennifer W. Dickey, Richard J. W. Harker, and Catherine M. Lewis, eds. Beyond Rosie: A Documentary History of Women and World War II. Fayetteville: University Of Arkansas Press, 2015. 245 pp. $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55728-670-3; $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55728-669-7.

Reviewed by Kenneth Surles (University of Oregon)
Published on H-War (August, 2015)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Christian Ayne Crouch
Reviewer: 
Jessica M. Parr

Parr on Crouch, 'Nobility Lost: French and Canadian Martial Cultures, Indians, and the End of New France'


Christian Ayne Crouch. Nobility Lost: French and Canadian Martial Cultures, Indians, and the End of New France. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2014. Illustrations. 264 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-5244-4.

Reviewed by Jessica M. Parr (University of New Hampshire)
Published on H-War (August, 2015)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Nicholas A. Brown, Sarah E. Kanouse
Reviewer: 
Alexandre F. Caillot

Caillot on Brown and Kanouse, 'Re-collecting Black Hawk: Landscape, Memory, and Power in the American Midwest'


Nicholas A. Brown, Sarah E. Kanouse. Re-collecting Black Hawk: Landscape, Memory, and Power in the American Midwest. Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 2015. 294 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8229-4437-9.

Reviewed by Alexandre F. Caillot
Published on H-War (August, 2015)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Thomas Wildenberg
Reviewer: 
Ryan Wadle

Wadle on Wildenberg, 'Billy Mitchell's War with the Navy: The Interwar Rivalry over Air Power'


Thomas Wildenberg. Billy Mitchell's War with the Navy: The Interwar Rivalry over Air Power. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press. xiii + 271 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-87021-038-9.

Reviewed by Ryan Wadle
Published on H-War (August, 2015)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey