H-War Content

Author: 
Christoph Cornelißen, Lutz Klinkhammer, Wolfgang Schwentker, ed
Reviewer: 
Evelyn Zegenhagen

Zegenhagen on Cornelißen and Klinkhammer and Schwentker, 'Erinnerungskulturen: Deutschland, Italien und Japan seit 1945'


Christoph Cornelißen, Lutz Klinkhammer, Wolfgang Schwentker, ed. Erinnerungskulturen: Deutschland, Italien und Japan seit 1945. Frankfurt am Main: Fischer Taschenbuch Verlag, 2003. 368 pp. EUR 12.90 (paper), ISBN 978-3-596-15219-3.

Reviewed by Evelyn Zegenhagen
Published on H-War (December, 2008)
Commissioned by Janet G. Valentine

Memory and War

Author: 
Hugo Slim
Reviewer: 
Colm McKeogh

McKeogh on Slim, 'Killing Civilians: Method, Madness, and Morality in War'


Hugo Slim. Killing Civilians: Method, Madness, and Morality in War. New York: Columbia University Press, 2008. viii + 319 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-70036-8.

Reviewed by Colm McKeogh
Published on H-War (December, 2008)
Commissioned by Janet G. Valentine

Promoting Pro-civilian Ideologies

Author: 
Wojtek Mackiewicz Wolfe
Reviewer: 
Steve Casey

Casey on Wolfe, 'Winning the War of Words: Selling the War on Terror from Afghanistan to Iraq'


Wojtek Mackiewicz Wolfe. Winning the War of Words: Selling the War on Terror from Afghanistan to Iraq. New York: Praeger, 2008. xiv + 137 pp. $75.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-313-34967-6.

Reviewed by Steve Casey
Published on H-War (December, 2008)
Commissioned by Janet G. Valentine

Bush's Rhetorical War on Terror

Author: 
Michele Barrett
Reviewer: 
Ian McCulloch

McCulloch on Barrett, 'Casualty Figures: How Five Men Survived the First World War.'


Michele Barrett. Casualty Figures: How Five Men Survived the First World War. London and New York: Verso Books, 2008. 224 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84467-230-1.

Reviewed by Ian McCulloch (Canadian Forces College)
Published on H-War (December, 2008)
Commissioned by Janet G. Valentine

Neither Fish nor Fowl

Author: 
Tsuyoshi Hasegawa
Reviewer: 
John Moremon

Moremon on Hasegawa, 'The End of the Pacific War: Reappraisals'


Tsuyoshi Hasegawa. The End of the Pacific War: Reappraisals. Palo Alto: Stanford University Press, 2007. xvi + 331 pp. $60.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-5427-9.

Reviewed by John Moremon
Published on H-War (December, 2008)
Commissioned by Janet G. Valentine

Debate Continued

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