H-War Content

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)

Author: 
David J. Silbey
Reviewer: 
Edgar F. Raines

Raines on Silbey, 'A War of Frontier and Empire: The Philippine-American War, 1899-1902'


David J. Silbey. A War of Frontier and Empire: The Philippine-American War, 1899-1902. New York: Hill & Wang, 2007. 272 pp. $26.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8090-7187-6; $15.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8090-9661-9.

Reviewed by Edgar F. Raines (U.S. Army Center of Military History)
Published on H-War (August, 2008)

Scholar in the Sun

Author: 
Nick Cullather
Reviewer: 
Mark Montesclaros

Montesclaros on Cullather, 'Secret History: The CIA's Classified Account of Its Operations in Guatemala, 1952-1954'


Nick Cullather. Secret History: The CIA's Classified Account of Its Operations in Guatemala, 1952-1954. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2006. xxxvi + 176 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-5467-5; $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-5468-2.

Reviewed by Mark Montesclaros (Department of Joint, Interagency and Multinational Operations, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College)
Published on H-War (July, 2008)

Author: 
John Darrell Sherwood
Reviewer: 
Stephen K. Stein

Stein on Sherwood, 'Black Sailor, White Navy: Racial Unrest in the Fleet during the Vietnam War Era'


John Darrell Sherwood. Black Sailor, White Navy: Racial Unrest in the Fleet during the Vietnam War Era. New York: New York University Press, 2007. ix + 344 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-4036-1.

Reviewed by Stephen K. Stein (Department of History, University of Memphis)
Published on H-War (July, 2008)

Racial Unrest in the U.S. Navy, 1972-73

Author: 
Luc Capdevila, Danièle Voldman, eds.
Reviewer: 
Mark R. Hatlie

Hatlie on Capdevila and Voldman and eds., 'War Dead: Western Societies and the Casualties of War'


Luc Capdevila, Danièle Voldman, eds. War Dead: Western Societies and the Casualties of War. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2006. xix + 200 pp. $130.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7486-2297-9; $40.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7486-2298-6.

Reviewed by Mark R. Hatlie (History and Government Program, University of Maryland University College, Europe Division)
Published on H-War (July, 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