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Author: 
Emily Mayhew
Reviewer: 
Edmund Potter

Potter on Mayhew, 'Wounded: A New History of the Western Front in World War I'


Emily Mayhew. Wounded: A New History of the Western Front in World War I. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. Illustrations. 275 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-932245-9.

Reviewed by Edmund Potter (Mary Baldwin College)
Published on H-War (September, 2015)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Sasson Sofer
Reviewer: 
Steve Harris

Harris on Sofer, 'The Courtiers of Civilization: A Study of Diplomacy'


Sasson Sofer. The Courtiers of Civilization: A Study of Diplomacy. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2013. 124 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-4893-0.

Reviewed by Steve Harris
Published on H-War (September, 2015)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Pep Talk for Plenipotentiaries

Author: 
David J. Bercuson, Holger H. Herwig
Reviewer: 
Justin J. Masucci

Masucci on Bercuson and Herwig, 'Long Night of the Tankers: Hitler's War against Caribbean Oil'


David J. Bercuson, Holger H. Herwig. Long Night of the Tankers: Hitler's War against Caribbean Oil. Beyond Boundaries: Canadian Defence and Strategic Studies Series. Calgary: University of Calgary Press, 2014. 368 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55238-759-7.

Reviewed by Justin J. Masucci (University of Buffalo)
Published on H-War (September, 2015)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Lowell J. Soike
Reviewer: 
Lindsey Peterson

Peterson on Soike, 'Busy in the Cause: Iowa, the Free-State Struggle in the West, and the Prelude to the Civil War'


Lowell J. Soike. Busy in the Cause: Iowa, the Free-State Struggle in the West, and the Prelude to the Civil War. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2014. xvi + 288 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8032-7189-0.

Reviewed by Lindsey Peterson (University of Southern Mississippi)
Published on H-War (September, 2015)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

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H-War Book Reviews

Author: 
Emily Mayhew
Reviewer: 
Edmund Potter

Potter on Mayhew, 'Wounded: A New History of the Western Front in World War I'


Emily Mayhew. Wounded: A New History of the Western Front in World War I. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. Illustrations. 275 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-932245-9.

Reviewed by Edmund Potter (Mary Baldwin College)
Published on H-War (September, 2015)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Sasson Sofer
Reviewer: 
Steve Harris

Harris on Sofer, 'The Courtiers of Civilization: A Study of Diplomacy'


Sasson Sofer. The Courtiers of Civilization: A Study of Diplomacy. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2013. 124 pp. $70.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-4893-0.

Reviewed by Steve Harris
Published on H-War (September, 2015)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Pep Talk for Plenipotentiaries

Author: 
David J. Bercuson, Holger H. Herwig
Reviewer: 
Justin J. Masucci

Masucci on Bercuson and Herwig, 'Long Night of the Tankers: Hitler's War against Caribbean Oil'


David J. Bercuson, Holger H. Herwig. Long Night of the Tankers: Hitler's War against Caribbean Oil. Beyond Boundaries: Canadian Defence and Strategic Studies Series. Calgary: University of Calgary Press, 2014. 368 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55238-759-7.

Reviewed by Justin J. Masucci (University of Buffalo)
Published on H-War (September, 2015)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Lowell J. Soike
Reviewer: 
Lindsey Peterson

Peterson on Soike, 'Busy in the Cause: Iowa, the Free-State Struggle in the West, and the Prelude to the Civil War'


Lowell J. Soike. Busy in the Cause: Iowa, the Free-State Struggle in the West, and the Prelude to the Civil War. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2014. xvi + 288 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8032-7189-0.

Reviewed by Lindsey Peterson (University of Southern Mississippi)
Published on H-War (September, 2015)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

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