H-War Content

Author: 
Rebecca Berens Matzke
Reviewer: 
Paul M. Ramsey

Ramsey on Matzke, 'Deterrence through Strength: British Naval Power and Foreign Policy under Pax Britannica'


Rebecca Berens Matzke. Deterrence through Strength: British Naval Power and Foreign Policy under Pax Britannica. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2011. x + 306 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-3514-4.

Reviewed by Paul M. Ramsey (University of Calgary)
Published on H-War (February, 2014)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
S. P. MacKenzie
Reviewer: 
Theresa Monserrat

Monserrat on MacKenzie, 'British Prisoners of the Korean War'


S. P. MacKenzie. British Prisoners of the Korean War. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2012. 165 pp. $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-965602-8.

Reviewed by Theresa Monserrat (University of Southern Mississippi)
Published on H-War (February, 2014)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Vincent P. O'Hara, W. David Dickson, Richard Worth, eds.
Reviewer: 
Phillip Pattee

Pattee on O'Hara and Dickson and Worth, 'To Crown the Waves: The Great Navies of the First World War'


Vincent P. O'Hara, W. David Dickson, Richard Worth, eds. To Crown the Waves: The Great Navies of the First World War. Washington DC: Naval Institute Press, 2013. Maps, tables, illustrations. 360 pp. $37.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-61251-082-8.

Reviewed by Phillip Pattee (U.S. Army Command and General Staff College)
Published on H-War (February, 2014)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Navies in a World War: A Solid Prequel

Author: 
Adrian Muckle
Reviewer: 
Michael A. Manaro

Manaro on Muckle, 'Specters of Violence in a Colonial Context: New Caledonia, 1917'


Adrian Muckle. Specters of Violence in a Colonial Context: New Caledonia, 1917. Honolulu: University of Hawaiʻi Press, 2012. xiv + 255 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8248-3509-5.

Reviewed by Michael A. Manaro (University of Wisconsin--Milwaukee)
Published on H-War (February, 2014)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Violence and Memory: The Events of 1917

Author: 
Philip F. Napoli
Reviewer: 
Joshua Akers

Akers on Napoli, 'Bringing It All Back Home: An Oral History of New York City's Vietnam Veterans'


Philip F. Napoli. Bringing It All Back Home: An Oral History of New York City's Vietnam Veterans. New York: Hill and Wang, 2013. 254 pp. Illustrations. $27.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8090-7318-4.

Reviewed by Joshua Akers (University of North Carolina Chapel Hill)
Published on H-War (January, 2014)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Pages

H-War Book Reviews

Author: 
Brian Lavery
Reviewer: 
Perry Colvin

Colvin on Lavery, 'Churchill Warrior: How a Military Life Guided Winston's Finest Hours'


Brian Lavery. Churchill Warrior: How a Military Life Guided Winston's Finest Hours. Oxford: Casemate, 2017. 448 pp. $32.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-910860-22-9.

Reviewed by Perry Colvin (Auburn University)
Published on H-War (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51006

Author: 
Ricardo A. Herrera
Reviewer: 
Kevin Vanzant

Vanzant on Herrera, 'For Liberty and the Republic: The American Citizen as Soldier, 1775-1861'


Ricardo A. Herrera. For Liberty and the Republic: The American Citizen as Soldier, 1775-1861. New York: New York University Press, 2015. 272 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4798-1994-2.

Reviewed by Kevin Vanzant (Tennessee State University)
Published on H-War (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=43906

Author: 
Christopher Phillips
Reviewer: 
Andy Forney

Forney on Phillips, 'The Rivers Ran Backward: The Civil War and the Remaking of the American Middle Border'


Christopher Phillips. The Rivers Ran Backward: The Civil War and the Remaking of the American Middle Border. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. 528 pp. $36.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-518723-6.

Reviewed by Andy Forney (Texas Christian University / US Army)
Published on H-War (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Jason C. Parker
Reviewer: 
Samantha A. Taylor

Taylor on Parker, 'Hearts, Minds, Voices: US Cold War Public Diplomacy and the Formation of the Third World'


Jason C. Parker. Hearts, Minds, Voices: US Cold War Public Diplomacy and the Formation of the Third World. New York: Oxford University Press, 2016. Illustrations. 280 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-025184-0.

Reviewed by Samantha A. Taylor (University of Southern Mississippi)
Published on H-War (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Judith Van Buskirk
Reviewer: 
Geoffrey Jensen

Jensen on Van Buskirk, 'Standing in their Own Light: African American Patriots in the American Revolution'


Judith Van Buskirk. Standing in their Own Light: African American Patriots in the American Revolution. Norman: University of Oklahoma, 2017. 312 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-5635-4.

Reviewed by Geoffrey Jensen (Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, College of Security and Intelligence Studies)
Published on H-War (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey