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New Article about the American Military Advisory Mission in Turkey

Dear All,

I'm glad to announce that our article (co-authored with Serhat Güvenç) "Lost in Translation or Transformation: The Impact of American Aid on the Turkish Military 1947-60" has been published by Cold War History Journal. 

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/14682745.2020.1866551

Mesut Uyar, Ph.D., PD

 

EVENT: Moving Beyond the Monograph- New and Creative Models of Academic Publication Every Scholar of Humanities Should Know About

Dear H-War Readers,

I want to invite you to join me for my exclusive interview with Chris Harrison, Publishing Development Director of Humanities and Social Sciences at Cambridge University Press as part of our ongoing 'Publication Success Interview Series'. 

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H-War Book Reviews

Author: 
Harvey Meyerson
Reviewer: 
Robert Lambeth

Lambeth on Meyerson, 'Nature's Army: When Soldiers Fought for Yosemite'

Harvey Meyerson. Nature's Army: When Soldiers Fought for Yosemite. Expanded Edition. Modern War Studies Series. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2020. 368 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7006-2950-3

Reviewed by Robert Lambeth (University of Montana) Published on H-War (March, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Andrea J. Dew, Marc A. Genest, S. C. M. Paine, eds.
Reviewer: 
Stefan Lund

Lund on Dew and Genest and Paine, 'From Quills to Tweets: How America Communicates about War and Revolution'

Andrea J. Dew, Marc A. Genest, S. C. M. Paine, eds. From Quills to Tweets: How America Communicates about War and Revolution. Washington, DC: Georgetown University Press, 2019. 320 pp. $36.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-712-4; $110.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-62616-711-7.

Reviewed by Stefan Lund (University of Virginia) Published on H-War (March, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Rona Simmons
Reviewer: 
Lisa Beckenbaugh

Beckenbaugh on Simmons, 'The Other Veterans of World War II: Stories from Behind the Front Lines'

Rona Simmons. The Other Veterans of World War II: Stories from Behind the Front Lines. Kent: Kent State University Press, 2020. Maps. xi + 256 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-60635-398-1

Reviewed by Lisa Beckenbaugh (Air Command and Staff College) Published on H-War (March, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
David Wilkinson
Reviewer: 
Paul Clemans

Clemans on Wilkinson, 'Deadly Quarrels: Lewis F. Richardson and the Statistical Study of War'

David Wilkinson. Deadly Quarrels: Lewis F. Richardson and the Statistical Study of War. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2018. 216 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-520-30381-2

Reviewed by Paul Clemans (Air University, Air Command and Staff College) Published on H-War (February, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)

Author: 
Paul B. Rich
Reviewer: 
Carlie Todd

Todd on Rich, 'Cinema and Unconventional Warfare in the Twentieth Century: Insurgency, Terrorism and Special Operations'

Paul B. Rich. Cinema and Unconventional Warfare in the Twentieth Century: Insurgency, Terrorism and Special Operations. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2018. Illustrations. x + 264 pp. $120.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-350-05569-8

Reviewed by Carlie Todd (University of South Carolina) Published on H-War (February, 2021) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air University)