H-War Content

Author: 
Robert Grandchamp
Reviewer: 
Keith Altavilla

Altavilla on Grandchamp, 'Colonel Edward E. Cross, New Hampshire Fighting Fifth: A Civil War Biography'

Robert Grandchamp. Colonel Edward E. Cross, New Hampshire Fighting Fifth: A Civil War Biography. Jefferson: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2013. xi + 217 pages. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-7191-1.

Reviewed by Keith Altavilla (Texas Christian University) Published on H-War (September, 2013) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Printer, Democrat, Soldier

Author: 
Ryan Bishop, John Phillips
Reviewer: 
Sean Seyer

Seyer on Bishop and Phillips, 'Modernist Avant-Garde Aesthetics and Contemporary Military Technology: Technicities of Perception'

Ryan Bishop, John Phillips. Modernist Avant-Garde Aesthetics and Contemporary Military Technology: Technicities of Perception. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2011. 288 pp. $32.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7486-4319-6.

Reviewed by Sean Seyer (Auburn University) Published on H-War (September, 2013) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Art and Technology: Extending Perception

Author: 
Roger Letourneau, Dennis Letourneau
Reviewer: 
Jason McHale

McHale on Letourneau and Letourneau, 'Operation KE: The Cactus Air Force and the Japanese Withdrawal from Guadalcanal'

Roger Letourneau, Dennis Letourneau. Operation KE: The Cactus Air Force and the Japanese Withdrawal from Guadalcanal. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2012. Illustrations. xx + 370 pp. $42.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-59114-446-5.

Reviewed by Jason McHale Published on H-War (September, 2013) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Roger Mansell
Reviewer: 
Paul Springer

Springer on Mansell, 'Captured: The Forgotten Men of Guam'

Roger Mansell. Captured: The Forgotten Men of Guam. Edited by Linda Goetz Holmes. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2012. 288 pp. $33.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-61251-114-6; ISBN 978-1-61251-123-8.

Reviewed by Paul Springer (Air University, Air Command and Staff College) Published on H-War (September, 2013) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Erika Kuhlman
Reviewer: 
Drew Bergerson

Bergerson on Kuhlman, 'Of Little Comfort: War Widows, Fallen Soldiers, and the Remaking of the Nation after the Great War'

Erika Kuhlman. Of Little Comfort: War Widows, Fallen Soldiers, and the Remaking of the Nation after the Great War. New York: New York University Press, 2012. x + 225 pp. $49.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-4839-8.

Reviewed by Drew Bergerson (University of Missouri--Kansas City) Published on H-War (September, 2013) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Pages

H-War Book Reviews

Author: 
Luc Duerloo, Malcolm Smuts, eds.
Reviewer: 
Robert Tiegs

Tiegs on Duerloo and Smuts, 'The Age of Rubens: Diplomacy, Dynastic Politics and the Visual Arts in Early Seventeenth-Century Europe'

Luc Duerloo, Malcolm Smuts, eds. The Age of Rubens: Diplomacy, Dynastic Politics and the Visual Arts in Early Seventeenth-Century Europe. Turnhout: Brepols Publishers, 2015. 302 pp. $124.00 (paper), ISBN 978-2-503-54948-4.

Reviewed by Robert Tiegs (Louisiana State University) Published on H-War (June, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Mark R. Anderson
Reviewer: 
Jon Ault

Ault on Anderson, 'The Battle for the Fourteenth Colony: America's War of Liberation in Canada, 1774-1776'

Mark R. Anderson. The Battle for the Fourteenth Colony: America's War of Liberation in Canada, 1774-1776. Lebanon: University Press of New England, 2013. 460 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-61168-497-1.

Reviewed by Jon Ault (Independent Scholar) Published on H-War (June, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=40802

Author: 
Joseph F. Stoltz
Reviewer: 
Patrick Blythe

Blythe on Stoltz, 'A Bloodless Victory: The Battle of New Orleans in History and Memory'

Joseph F. Stoltz. A Bloodless Victory: The Battle of New Orleans in History and Memory. Baltimore, Maryland: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017. 192 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-2302-9.

Reviewed by Patrick Blythe (Seminole State College of Florida) Published on H-War (June, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Alexander Watson
Reviewer: 
Matthew Lungerhausen

Lungerhausen on Watson, 'Ring of Steel: Germany and Austria-Hungary in World War I'

Alexander Watson. Ring of Steel: Germany and Austria-Hungary in World War I. New York: Basic Books, 2014. 832 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-01872-7.

Reviewed by Matthew Lungerhausen (Winona State University) Published on H-War (June, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=49520

Author: 
David R. Morse
Reviewer: 
Kenny Kolander

Kolander on Morse, 'Kissinger and the Yom Kippur War'

David R. Morse. Kissinger and the Yom Kippur War. Jefferson: McFarland, 2015. 216 pp. $35.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-9864-2.

Reviewed by Kenny Kolander (West Virginia University) Published on H-War (June, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=47671