H-War Content

Author: 
Jonathan Sumption
Reviewer: 
Stephen M. Cooper

Cooper on Sumption, 'The Hundred Years War, Volume III: Divided Houses'


Jonathan Sumption. The Hundred Years War, Volume III: Divided Houses. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2009. xvii + 1006 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4223-2.

Reviewed by Stephen M. Cooper
Published on H-War (January, 2010)
Commissioned by Brian G.H. Ditcham

The Man of Law's Tale

Author: 
A. R. Azzam
Reviewer: 
Timothy May

May on Azzam, 'Saladin'


A. R. Azzam. Saladin. Harlow: Pearson Longman, 2009. ix + 277 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4058-0736-4.

Reviewed by Timothy May (North Georgia College & State University)
Published on H-War (January, 2010)
Commissioned by Brian G.H. Ditcham

The Complete Saladin

Author: 
Charles A. Krohn
Reviewer: 
Allen Reece

Reece on Krohn, 'Lost Battalion of Tet: The Breakout of 2/12th Cavalry at Hue'


Charles A. Krohn. Lost Battalion of Tet: The Breakout of 2/12th Cavalry at Hue. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2008. 210 pp. $23.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-59114-434-2.

Reviewed by Allen Reece
Published on H-War (October, 2009)
Commissioned by Janet G. Valentine

The Lessons Never Grow Old

Author: 
Robert I. Rotberg
Reviewer: 
Carl Bouchard

Bouchard on Rotberg, 'A Leadership for Peace: How Edwin Ginn Tried to Change the World'


Robert I. Rotberg. A Leadership for Peace: How Edwin Ginn Tried to Change the World. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2006. 264 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-5455-2.

Reviewed by Carl Bouchard
Published on H-War (September, 2009)
Commissioned by Janet G. Valentine

Working Toward an Alternative to War

Author: 
Matthew H. Spring
Reviewer: 
Ian McCulloch

McCulloch on Spring, 'With Zeal and With Bayonets Only: The British Army on Campaign in North America, 1775-1783'


Matthew H. Spring. With Zeal and With Bayonets Only: The British Army on Campaign in North America, 1775-1783. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2008. xxiii + 381 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-3947-0.

Reviewed by Ian McCulloch (Canadian Forces College)
Published on H-War (September, 2009)
Commissioned by Janet G. Valentine

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