H-War Content

Author: 
Justin Hart
Reviewer: 
Frederick Black

Black on Hart, 'Empire of Ideas: The Origins of Public Diplomacy and the Transformation of U.S. Foreign Policy'


Justin Hart. Empire of Ideas: The Origins of Public Diplomacy and the Transformation of U.S. Foreign Policy. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. 296 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-977794-5.

Reviewed by Frederick Black (Naval War College)
Published on H-War (November, 2013)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Image Is Everything

Author: 
Stephen Harding
Reviewer: 
Cameron Zinsou

Zinsou on Harding, 'The Last Battle: When U.S. and German Soldiers Joined Forces in the Waning Hours of World War II in Europe'


Stephen Harding. The Last Battle: When U.S. and German Soldiers Joined Forces in the Waning Hours of World War II in Europe. Boston: Da Capo Press, 2013. 223 pp. Illustrations. $25.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-306-82208-7.

Reviewed by Cameron Zinsou (University of North Texas)
Published on H-War (November, 2013)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
David French
Reviewer: 
Tal Tovy

Tovy on French, 'The British Way in Counter-Insurgency, 1945-1967'


David French. The British Way in Counter-Insurgency, 1945-1967. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011. x + 283 pp. $125.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-958796-4.

Reviewed by Tal Tovy (Bar Ilan University)
Published on H-War (November, 2013)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Hendrik Booraem
Reviewer: 
Garrett W. Wright

Wright on Booraem, 'A Child of the Revolution: William Henry Harrison and His World , 1773-1798'


Hendrik Booraem. A Child of the Revolution: William Henry Harrison and His World , 1773-1798. Kent: Kent State University Press, 2012. 192 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-60635-115-4.

Reviewed by Garrett W. Wright (University of North Carolina Chapel Hill)
Published on H-War (October, 2013)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Carl J. Richard
Reviewer: 
Tony Demchak

Demchak on Richard, 'When the United States Invaded Russia: Woodrow Wilson's Siberian Disaster'


Carl J. Richard. When the United States Invaded Russia: Woodrow Wilson's Siberian Disaster. Lanham: Rowman and Littlefield, 2012. xiii + 195 pp. $38.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4422-1989-2.

Reviewed by Tony Demchak (Kansas State)
Published on H-War (October, 2013)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Pages

H-War Book Reviews

Author: 
John Davies, Alexander J. Kent
Reviewer: 
Nina Bogdan

Bogdan on Davies and Kent, 'The Red Atlas: How the Soviet Union Secretly Mapped the World'


John Davies, Alexander J. Kent. The Red Atlas: How the Soviet Union Secretly Mapped the World. Chicago: University Of Chicago Press, 2017. Maps. 272 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-226-38957-8.

Reviewed by Nina Bogdan (University of Arizona)
Published on H-War (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Doug Bradley, Craig Werner
Reviewer: 
Brendan Griswold

Griswold on Bradley and Werner, 'We Gotta Get Out of This Place: The Soundtrack of the Vietnam War'


Doug Bradley, Craig Werner. We Gotta Get Out of This Place: The Soundtrack of the Vietnam War. Culture, Politics, and the Cold War Series. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2015. xi + 256 pp. $26.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62534-162-4; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-62534-197-6.

Reviewed by Brendan Griswold (University of Kansas)
Published on H-War (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Edward G. Lengel
Reviewer: 
Philip Levy

Levy on Lengel, 'First Entrepreneur: How George Washington Built His—and the Nation's—Prosperity'


Edward G. Lengel. First Entrepreneur: How George Washington Built His—and the Nation's—Prosperity. Philadelphia: Da Capo Press, 2016. 304 pp. $25.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-306-82347-3.

Reviewed by Philip Levy (University of South Florida)
Published on H-War (February, 2018)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

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