H-War Content

Author: 
Barbara Brooks Tomblin
Reviewer: 
Paul Halpern

Halpern on Tomblin, 'With Utmost Spirit: Allied Naval Operations in the Mediterranean, 1942-1945'


Barbara Brooks Tomblin. With Utmost Spirit: Allied Naval Operations in the Mediterranean, 1942-1945. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2004. xiv + 578 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-2338-7.

Reviewed by Paul Halpern (Emeritus, Department of History, Florida State University)
Published on H-War (November, 2005)

Webfooted Allies

Author: 
James H. Willbanks
Reviewer: 
Ron Milam

Milam on Willbanks, 'The Battle of An Loc'


James H. Willbanks. The Battle of An Loc. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2005. xxi + 226 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-34481-6.

Reviewed by Ron Milam (Department of History, Texas Tech University)
Published on H-War (November, 2005)

The American Advisory Effort Near the End of the War

Author: 
Sylvia Bugbee, ed.
Reviewer: 
Tarah Brookfield

Brookfield on Bugbee, 'An Officer and a Lady: The World War II Letters of Lt. Col. Betty Bandel, Womenâ????s Army Corps'


Sylvia Bugbee, ed. An Officer and a Lady: The World War II Letters of Lt. Col. Betty Bandel, Womenâ????s Army Corps. Lebanon: University Press of New England, 2004. xxiv + 222 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-58465-377-6.

Reviewed by Tarah Brookfield (Department of History, York University)
Published on H-War (October, 2005)

Author: 
James Corum, Wray Johnson
Reviewer: 
Scott Gorman

Gorman on Corum and Johnson, 'Airpower in Small Wars: Fighting Insurgents and Terrorists'


James Corum, Wray Johnson. Airpower in Small Wars: Fighting Insurgents and Terrorists. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2003. xiv + 507 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7006-1240-6.

Reviewed by Scott Gorman (Air University, School of Advanced Air and Space Studies)
Published on H-War (October, 2005)

Author: 
Alison K. Hoagland
Reviewer: 
William Dobak

Dobak on Hoagland, 'Army Architecture in the West: Forts Laramie, Bridger, and D.A. Russell, 1849-1912'


Alison K. Hoagland. Army Architecture in the West: Forts Laramie, Bridger, and D.A. Russell, 1849-1912. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2004. xiii + 288 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-3620-2.

Reviewed by William Dobak (U.S. Army Center of Military History)
Published on H-War (October, 2005)

The Army, Community, and Settlement in the West

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H-War Book Reviews

Author: 
Chad R. Fulwider
Reviewer: 
Bradley Cesario

Cesario on Fulwider, 'German Propaganda and U.S. Neutrality in World War I'


Chad R. Fulwider. German Propaganda and U.S. Neutrality in World War I. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2016. 288 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8262-2058-5.

Reviewed by Bradley Cesario (Texas A&M University)
Published on H-War (August, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Des Ekin
Reviewer: 
Edward Tenace

Tenace on Ekin, 'The Last Armada: Queen Elizabeth, Juan del Águila, and the 100-Day Spanish Invasion of England'


Des Ekin. The Last Armada: Queen Elizabeth, Juan del Águila, and the 100-Day Spanish Invasion of England. New York: Pegasus Books, 2016. 420 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-60598-944-0.

Reviewed by Edward Tenace (Lyon College)
Published on H-War (August, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
José E. Álvarez
Reviewer: 
David A. Messenger

Messenger on Álvarez, 'The Spanish Foreign Legion in the Spanish Civil War, 1936'


José E. Álvarez. The Spanish Foreign Legion in the Spanish Civil War, 1936. Columbia: University Of Missouri Press, 2016. 307 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8262-2083-7.

Reviewed by David A. Messenger (University of South Alabama)
Published on H-War (August, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Nadia Schadlow
Reviewer: 
Douglas Peifer

Peifer on Schadlow, 'War and the Art of Governance: Consolidating Combat Success into Political Victory'


Nadia Schadlow. War and the Art of Governance: Consolidating Combat Success into Political Victory. Washington DC: Georgetown University Press, 2017. 344 pp. $32.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62616-410-9; $64.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-62616-409-3.

Reviewed by Douglas Peifer (Air University, Air War College)
Published on H-War (August, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Mark Strecker
Reviewer: 
Bradley Cesario

Cesario on Strecker, 'Shanghaiing Sailors: A Maritime History of Forced Labor, 1849/1915'


Mark Strecker. Shanghaiing Sailors: A Maritime History of Forced Labor, 1849/1915. Jefferson: McFarland & Company, 2014. 260 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-9451-4.

Reviewed by Bradley Cesario (Texas A&M University)
Published on H-War (August, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey