H-War Content

Author: 
David M. Glantz, Jonathan M. House
Reviewer: 
Milton Goldin

Goldin on Glantz and House, 'The Battle of Kursk'


David M. Glantz, Jonathan M. House. The Battle of Kursk. Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kansas, 1999. xiii + 472 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-0978-9.

Reviewed by Milton Goldin (National Coalition of Independent Scholars (NCIS))
Published on H-War (May, 2000)

The Fabled Battle of Kursk

Author: 
Joseph M. Scalia
Reviewer: 
Charles C. Kolb

Kolb on Scalia, 'Germany's Last Mission to Japan: The Failed Voyage of U-234'


Joseph M. Scalia. Germany's Last Mission to Japan: The Failed Voyage of U-234. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2000. xxiv + 296 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55750-811-9.

Reviewed by Charles C. Kolb (National Endowment for the Humanities)
Published on H-War (May, 2000)

Fortuitous Failure -- The Mission of U-234 from Germany to Japan

Author: 
Manfred F. Boemeke, Roger Chickering, Stig Forster, eds.
Reviewer: 
David J. Silbey

Silbey on Boemeke and Chickering and Forster, 'Anticipating Total War: The German and American Experiences, 1871-1914'


Manfred F. Boemeke, Roger Chickering, Stig Forster, eds. Anticipating Total War: The German and American Experiences, 1871-1914. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999. 473 pp. $64.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-62294-3.

Reviewed by David J. Silbey (Department of History, North Carolina State University)
Published on H-War (April, 2000)

Author: 
Ron Westrum
Reviewer: 
Jonathan D. Beard

Beard on Westrum, 'Sidewinder: Creative Missile Development at China Lake'


Ron Westrum. Sidewinder: Creative Missile Development at China Lake. Annapolis: United States Naval Institute Press, 1999. 304 pp. $32.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55750-951-2.

Reviewed by Jonathan D. Beard (Science Writer-Photo Researcher)
Published on H-War (March, 2000)

Pages

H-War Book Reviews

Author: 
Bedross Der Matossian
Reviewer: 
James N. Tallon

Tallon on Der Matossian, 'Shattered Dreams of Revolution: From Liberty to Violence in the Late Ottoman Empire'


Bedross Der Matossian. Shattered Dreams of Revolution: From Liberty to Violence in the Late Ottoman Empire. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2014. 264 pp. $85.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-9147-2; $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-9263-9.

Reviewed by James N. Tallon (Lewis University)
Published on H-War (June, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
André Gerolymatos
Reviewer: 
Robert Niebuhr

Niebuhr on Gerolymatos, 'An International Civil War: Greece, 1943-1949'


André Gerolymatos. An International Civil War: Greece, 1943-1949. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2016. 432 pp. $25.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-300-18060-2.

Reviewed by Robert Niebuhr (Barrett, The Honors College, Arizona State University)
Published on H-War (June, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Tryntje Helfferich
Reviewer: 
Nathan Michalewicz

Michalewicz on Helfferich, 'The Essential Thirty Years War: A Documentary History'


Tryntje Helfferich. The Essential Thirty Years War: A Documentary History. Cambridge: Hackett Publishing, 2015. xxii + 161 pp. $16.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62466-349-9.

Reviewed by Nathan Michalewicz (George Mason)
Published on H-War (June, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Micah Zenko
Reviewer: 
Ryan Wadle

Wadle on Zenko, 'Red Team: How to Succeed by Thinking Like the Enemy'


Micah Zenko. Red Team: How to Succeed by Thinking Like the Enemy. New York: Basic Books, 2015. 336 pp. $26.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-04894-6.

Reviewed by Ryan Wadle (Air University, eSchool of Graduate PME)
Published on H-War (June, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Dennis C. Jett
Reviewer: 
Sean Cosden

Cosden on Jett, 'American Ambassadors: The Past, Present, and Future of America's Diplomats'


Dennis C. Jett. American Ambassadors: The Past, Present, and Future of America's Diplomats. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014. Tables. xiv + 283 pp. $39.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-137-39566-5.

Reviewed by Sean Cosden (Air University, Air War College)
Published on H-War (June, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey