H-War Content

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

Author: 
Jörg Friedrich
Reviewer: 
Michael Weaver

Weaver on Friedrich, 'The Fire: The Bombing of Germany, 1940-1945'


Jörg Friedrich. The Fire: The Bombing of Germany, 1940-1945. New York: Columbia University Press, 2006. 552 pp. $36.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-13380-7.

Reviewed by Michael Weaver
Published on H-War (August, 2009)
Commissioned by Janet G. Valentine

The Air War in Europe from Inside a German Basement

Author: 
Thomas M. Nichols
Reviewer: 
John T. Broom

Broom on Nichols, 'Eve of Destruction: The Coming Age of Preventive War'


Thomas M. Nichols. Eve of Destruction: The Coming Age of Preventive War. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2008. xiv + 171 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8122-4066-5.

Reviewed by John T. Broom
Published on H-War (August, 2009)
Commissioned by Janet G. Valentine

The Westphalian Order, Strained to Breaking

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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