H-War Content

Author: 
David C. Homsher
Reviewer: 
John F. Votaw

Votaw on Homsher, 'American Battlefields of World War I, Château-Thierry--Then and Now: Volume One: Enter The Yanks'


David C. Homsher. American Battlefields of World War I, Château-Thierry--Then and Now: Volume One: Enter The Yanks. San Mateo: Battleground Productions, 2006. 304 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-9702443-0-7.

Reviewed by John F. Votaw (History Department, Dominican University)
Published on H-War (January, 2007)

Author: 
James McDermott
Reviewer: 
Thomas Scheben

Scheben on McDermott, 'England and the Spanish Armada: The Necessary Quarrel'


James McDermott. England and the Spanish Armada: The Necessary Quarrel. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2005. xvi + 411 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-10698-5.

Reviewed by Thomas Scheben (Independent Scholar)
Published on H-War (January, 2007)

Author: 
Ulrich Straus
Reviewer: 
Joseph Robert White

White on Straus, 'The Anguish of Surrender: Japanese POWs of World War II'


Ulrich Straus. The Anguish of Surrender: Japanese POWs of World War II. Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 2003. Illustrations + maps + notes + bibliography + index. $27.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-295-98336-3.

Reviewed by Joseph Robert White (Department of History, University of Maryland University College)
Published on H-War (January, 2007)

Author: 
Jonathan Nashel
Reviewer: 
Charles Pellegrin

Pellegrin on Nashel, 'Edward Lansdale's Cold War'


Jonathan Nashel. Edward Lansdale's Cold War. Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, 2005. xii + 278 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-55849-464-0.

Reviewed by Charles Pellegrin (School of Social Sciences, Northwestern State University of Louisiana)
Published on H-War (December, 2006)

Analyzing the Life, Adventures, and Legend of Edward Lansdale

Author: 
Donald B. Connelly
Reviewer: 
Christiane I. Reinhold

Reinhold on Connelly, 'John M. Schofield and the Politics of Generalship'


Donald B. Connelly. John M. Schofield and the Politics of Generalship. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2006. xiv + 471 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-3007-9.

Reviewed by Christiane I. Reinhold (Department of History, U.S. Air Force Academy)
Published on H-War (December, 2006)

The Political Life of a Professional General

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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