H-War Content

Author: 
Robin L. Rielly
Reviewer: 
Jason McHale

McHale on Rielly, 'American Amphibious Gunboats in World War II: A History of LCI and LCS(L) Ships in the Pacific'

Robin L. Rielly. American Amphibious Gunboats in World War II: A History of LCI and LCS(L) Ships in the Pacific. Jefferson: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2013. 408 pp. $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-7422-6.

Reviewed by Jason McHale Published on H-War (June, 2014) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

ANN: Global Tour of the Military Events of June 1944

Envisioning History has used the extensive geospatial features of the Palantir program to produce a short documentary video (11m, 50s) showing the global events occuring around the same time of the Allied D-Day landings during World War II on 6 June 1944.

 

Youtube Video Link:

http://youtu.be/l02L-xa5DdE

 

 

Pages

H-War Book Reviews

Author: 
Kyle Longley
Reviewer: 
William T. Allison

Allison on Longley, 'LBJ's 1968: Power, Politics, and the Presidency in America's Year of Upheaval'

Kyle Longley. LBJ's 1968: Power, Politics, and the Presidency in America's Year of Upheaval. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. xv + 361 pp. $29.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-19303-1.

Reviewed by William T. Allison (Georgia Southern University) Published on H-War (December, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Thomas Rid
Reviewer: 
Paul Springer

Springer on Rid, 'Cyber War Will Not Take Place'

Thomas Rid. Cyber War Will Not Take Place. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 232 pp. $14.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-066071-0.

Reviewed by Paul Springer (Air University, Air Command and Staff College) Published on H-War (December, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Eric T. Jennings
Reviewer: 
Jorge Bayona

Bayona on Jennings, 'Escape from Vichy: The Refugee Exodus to the French Caribbean'

Eric T. Jennings. Escape from Vichy: The Refugee Exodus to the French Caribbean. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2018. 320 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-98338-0.

Reviewed by Jorge Bayona (University of Washington) Published on H-War (November, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Kori N. Schake
Reviewer: 
Ryan Wadle

Wadle on Schake, 'Safe Passage: The Transition from British to American Hegemony'

Kori N. Schake. Safe Passage: The Transition from British to American Hegemony. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2017. 389 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97507-1.

Reviewed by Ryan Wadle (Air University eSchool of Graduate PME) Published on H-War (November, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)