H-War Content

Author: 
Robert M. Cassidy
Reviewer: 
John Reed

Reed on Cassidy, 'Counterinsurgency and the Global War on Terror: Military Culture and Irregular War.'


Robert M. Cassidy. Counterinsurgency and the Global War on Terror: Military Culture and Irregular War. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2008. 224 pp. $23.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-5966-3.

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

The Usual Suspects, the Standard Indictment

Author: 
Andy Wood
Reviewer: 
Jasmin L. Johnson

Johnson on Wood, 'The 1549 Rebellions and the Making of Early Modern England'


Andy Wood. The 1549 Rebellions and the Making of Early Modern England. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2007. xix + 291 pp. $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-83206-9.

Reviewed by Jasmin L. Johnson
Published on H-War (December, 2008)
Commissioned by Brian G.H. Ditcham

Remember Jack Cade! Backwards to Early Modern England?

Author: 
Janice E. McKenney
Reviewer: 
Boyd L. Dastrup

Dastrup on McKenney, 'Organizational History of Field Artillery, 1775-2003'


Janice E. McKenney. Organizational History of Field Artillery, 1775-2003. Washington DC: Center of Military History, United States Army, 2007. xviii + 394 pp. $44.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-16-077114-9; $42.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-16-077115-6.

Reviewed by Boyd L. Dastrup
Published on H-War (December, 2008)
Commissioned by Janet G. Valentine

Author: 
Donald P. Wright, Timothy R. Reese
Reviewer: 
Gian Gentile

Gentile on Wright and Reese, 'On Point II: The United States Army in Operation Iraqi Freedom, May 2003-January 2005: Transition to the New Campaign'


Donald P. Wright, Timothy R. Reese. On Point II: The United States Army in Operation Iraqi Freedom, May 2003-January 2005: Transition to the New Campaign. Fort Leavenworth: Combat Studies Institute Press, 2008. xviii + 696 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-16-078197-1.

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

Author: 
Stephen K. Stein
Reviewer: 
Robert Moss

Moss on Stein, 'From Torpedoes To Aviation: Washington Irving Chambers and Technological Innovation in The New Navy, 1876-1913'


Stephen K. Stein. From Torpedoes To Aviation: Washington Irving Chambers and Technological Innovation in The New Navy, 1876-1913. Tuscalousa: University of Alabama Press, 2007. viii + 255 pp. ISBN 978-0-8173-1564-1.

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

Reform and Innovation in the US Navy, 1876-1913

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