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North Carolinians' Military Photo Collections Online

As part of the State Archives of North Carolinia's continuing efforts to expand online access to the materials in its Military Collection, we are pleased to announce the availability for free online thousands of photographs from North Carolina military veterans and of the home front. These photographs are posted as low-resolution scans with complete descriptions on the State Archives' Flickr page. Specific collections have been set up of multiple albums of photographs from various sources and veterans for several wars, including WWI, WWII, Korean War, and the Vietnam War.

WWII North Carolinian Dietitian’s Photographs Online

The State Archives of North Carolina announces the availability online for the first time the collection of Margaret L. Arthur Photographs, which is composed of over 230 photographs documenting the World War II service of 1st Lt. Margaret L. Arthur of Asheville, N.C., in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps (ANC) from 1943 to 1945. Arthur served as a dietitian at various U.S.

Author: 
Frode Sandvik, Erik Tonning, eds.
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Gramer

Gramer on Sandvik and Tonning, 'Art in Battle'

Frode Sandvik, Erik Tonning, eds. Art in Battle. Stuttgart: ibidem Verlag, 2017. Illustrations. 256 pp. $110.00 (paper), ISBN 978-3-8382-1064-3.

Reviewed by Jennifer Gramer (University of Wisconsin-Madison) Published on H-War (October, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51656

Author: 
William Strivers, Donald A. Carter
Reviewer: 
John W. Weigel

Weigel on Strivers and Carter, 'The City Becomes a Symbol: The U.S. Army in the Occupation of Berlin, 1945-1949'

William Strivers, Donald A. Carter. The City Becomes a Symbol: The U.S. Army in the Occupation of Berlin, 1945-1949. The U.S. Army in the Cold War Series. Washington, DC: United States Army Center of Military History, 2017. Illustrations, maps. 346 pp. $44.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-16-093973-0.

Reviewed by John W. Weigel (Independent Scholar) Published on H-War (October, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Philippe Le Billon
Reviewer: 
Jeremy Cole

Cole on Le Billon, 'Wars of Plunder: Conflicts, Profits and the Politics of Resources'

Philippe Le Billon. Wars of Plunder: Conflicts, Profits and the Politics of Resources. New York: Columbia University Press, 2012. xi + 363 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-70269-0.

Reviewed by Jeremy Cole (Air Command and Staff College) Published on H-War (October, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=42847

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Author: 
Frode Sandvik, Erik Tonning, eds.
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Gramer

Gramer on Sandvik and Tonning, 'Art in Battle'

Frode Sandvik, Erik Tonning, eds. Art in Battle. Stuttgart: ibidem Verlag, 2017. Illustrations. 256 pp. $110.00 (paper), ISBN 978-3-8382-1064-3.

Reviewed by Jennifer Gramer (University of Wisconsin-Madison) Published on H-War (October, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51656

Author: 
William Strivers, Donald A. Carter
Reviewer: 
John W. Weigel

Weigel on Strivers and Carter, 'The City Becomes a Symbol: The U.S. Army in the Occupation of Berlin, 1945-1949'

William Strivers, Donald A. Carter. The City Becomes a Symbol: The U.S. Army in the Occupation of Berlin, 1945-1949. The U.S. Army in the Cold War Series. Washington, DC: United States Army Center of Military History, 2017. Illustrations, maps. 346 pp. $44.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-16-093973-0.

Reviewed by John W. Weigel (Independent Scholar) Published on H-War (October, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Philippe Le Billon
Reviewer: 
Jeremy Cole

Cole on Le Billon, 'Wars of Plunder: Conflicts, Profits and the Politics of Resources'

Philippe Le Billon. Wars of Plunder: Conflicts, Profits and the Politics of Resources. New York: Columbia University Press, 2012. xi + 363 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-70269-0.

Reviewed by Jeremy Cole (Air Command and Staff College) Published on H-War (October, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=42847

Author: 
Michael C. C. Adams
Reviewer: 
Cameron McCoy

McCoy on Adams, 'The Best War Ever: America and World War II. Second Edition.'

Michael C. C. Adams. The Best War Ever: America and World War II. Second Edition. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2015. 184 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4214-1667-0.

Reviewed by Cameron McCoy (Brigham Young University) Published on H-War (October, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=44294

Author: 
Ian Campbell
Reviewer: 
Caitlin Collis

Collis on Campbell, 'The Addis Ababa Massacre: Italy's National Shame'

Ian Campbell. The Addis Ababa Massacre: Italy's National Shame. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 448 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-067472-4.

Reviewed by Caitlin Collis (University of Pennsylvania) Published on H-War (October, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52022