H-War Content

Author: 
Marilyn E. Hegarty
Reviewer: 
Ann Pfau

Pfau on Hegarty, 'Victory Girls, Khaki-Wackies, and Patriotutes: the Regulation of Female Sexuality During World War II'


Marilyn E. Hegarty. Victory Girls, Khaki-Wackies, and Patriotutes: the Regulation of Female Sexuality During World War II. New York: New York University Press, 2007. 251 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-3704-0.

Reviewed by Ann Pfau
Published on H-War (November, 2008)
Commissioned by Janet G. Valentine

A Dubious Standard

Author: 
Pat Southern
Reviewer: 
Mark E. Hall

Hall on Southern, 'The Roman Army: A Social and Institutional History'


Pat Southern. The Roman Army: A Social and Institutional History. Oxford University Press, 2007. x + 383 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-532878-3.

Reviewed by Mark E. Hall
Published on H-War (October, 2008)
Commissioned by Brian G.H. Ditcham

Marching along with the Romans.

Author: 
Victor H. Mair, trans.
Reviewer: 
Eva Goldschmidt

Goldschmidt on Mair, 'The Art of War: Sun Zi's Military Methods (Translations from the Asian Classics)'


Victor H. Mair, trans. The Art of War: Sun Zi's Military Methods (Translations from the Asian Classics). New York: Columbia University Press, 2007. Lii +189 pp. $19.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-13382-1; (cloth), ISBN 978-0-231-50853-7.

Reviewed by Eva Goldschmidt
Published on H-War (September, 2008)
Commissioned by Brian G.H. Ditcham

Author: 
Wolfram Wette
Reviewer: 
Geoffrey Megargee

Megargee on Wette, 'The Wehrmacht: History, Myth, Reality'


Wolfram Wette. The Wehrmacht: History, Myth, Reality. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2006. xix + 372 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-02213-3; $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-674-02577-6.

Reviewed by Geoffrey Megargee (United States Holocaust Memorial Museum)
Published on H-War (August, 2008)

Burying the Myth of the "Clean" Wehrmacht

Author: 
Richard P. Tucker, Edmund Russell, eds.
Reviewer: 
Eric G. Swedin

Swedin on Tucker and Russell, 'Natural Enemy, Natural Ally: Toward an Environmental History of War'


Richard P. Tucker, Edmund Russell, eds. Natural Enemy, Natural Ally: Toward an Environmental History of War. Corvallis: Oregon State University Press, 2004. vii + 280 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-87071-047-6.

Reviewed by Eric G. Swedin (Department of Information Systems and Technologies, Weber State University)
Published on H-War (August, 2008)

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