Reviews

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

Author: 
Jonathan Wyrtzen
Reviewer: 
Kristin Hissong

Hissong on Wyrtzen, 'Making Morocco: Colonial Intervention and the Politics of Identity'

Jonathan Wyrtzen. Making Morocco: Colonial Intervention and the Politics of Identity. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2016. Illustrations, maps. 352 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-0023-1.

Reviewed by Kristin Hissong (Air University, Air Force Culture and Language Center) Published on H-War (June, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
George E. Melton
Reviewer: 
Bradley Cesario

Cesario on Melton, 'From Versailles to Mers el-Kébir: The Promise of Anglo-French Naval Cooperation, 1919-40'

George E. Melton. From Versailles to Mers el-Kébir: The Promise of Anglo-French Naval Cooperation, 1919-40. Washington, DC: Naval Institute Press, 2015. 288 pp. $42.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-61251-879-4.

Reviewed by Bradley Cesario (Texas A&M University) Published on H-War (June, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Phil Porter
Reviewer: 
Gregory Michna

Michna on Porter, 'The Soldiers of Fort Mackinac: An Illustrated History'

Phil Porter. The Soldiers of Fort Mackinac: An Illustrated History. East Lansing: Michigan State University Press, 2018. 196 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-61186-281-2.

Reviewed by Gregory Michna (Arkansas Tech 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=52301

Author: 
Ali Yaycioglu
Reviewer: 
Robert John Clines

Clines on Yaycioglu, 'Partners of the Empire: The Crisis of the Ottoman Order in the Age of Revolutions'

Ali Yaycioglu. Partners of the Empire: The Crisis of the Ottoman Order in the Age of Revolutions. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2016. 368 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-9612-5.

Reviewed by Robert John Clines (Western Carolina University) Published on H-War (June, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Paul L. Dawson
Reviewer: 
Jonathan Abel

Abel on Dawson, 'Waterloo: The Truth at Last. Why Napoleon Lost the Great Battle'

Paul L. Dawson. Waterloo: The Truth at Last. Why Napoleon Lost the Great Battle. Barnsley: Frontline Books, 2017. 547 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5267-0245-6.

Reviewed by Jonathan Abel (Command and General Staff College, Ft. Leavenworth) Published on H-War (June, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Raz Segal
Reviewer: 
Tomasz Frydel

Frydel on Segal, 'Genocide in the Carpathians: War, Social Breakdown, and Mass Violence, 1914-1945'

Raz Segal. Genocide in the Carpathians: War, Social Breakdown, and Mass Violence, 1914-1945. Stanford Studies on Central and Eastern Europe Series. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2016. 232 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-9666-8.

Reviewed by Tomasz Frydel (University of Toronto) Published on H-War (June, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Alexander Victor Prusin
Reviewer: 
Luke Gramith

Gramith on Prusin, 'Serbia under the Swastika: A World War II Occupation'

Alexander Victor Prusin. Serbia under the Swastika: A World War II Occupation. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2017. 232 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04106-8.

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

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52012

Author: 
Eric Rauchway
Reviewer: 
Andrew Baker

Baker on Rauchway, 'The Money Makers: How Roosevelt and Keynes Ended the Depression, Defeated Fascism, and Secured a Prosperous Peace'

Eric Rauchway. The Money Makers: How Roosevelt and Keynes Ended the Depression, Defeated Fascism, and Secured a Prosperous Peace. New York: Basic Books, 2015. 336 pp. $28.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-04969-1.

Reviewed by Andrew Baker (Auburn University) Published on H-War (May, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Stephan Lehnstedt
Reviewer: 
Matthew Schwonek

Schwonek on Lehnstedt, 'Occupation in the East: The Daily Lives of German Occupiers in Warsaw and Minsk, 1939-1944'

Stephan Lehnstedt. Occupation in the East: The Daily Lives of German Occupiers in Warsaw and Minsk, 1939-1944. New York: Berghahn Books, Incorporated, 2016. 306 pp. $130.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78533-323-1.

Reviewed by Matthew Schwonek (ACSC) Published on H-War (May, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51501

Author: 
Allan Kent Powell, ed.
Reviewer: 
Michael Van Wagenen

Van Wagenen on Powell, 'Utah and the Great War: The Beehive State and the World War I Experience'

Allan Kent Powell, ed. Utah and the Great War: The Beehive State and the World War I Experience. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 2016. Illustrations. x + 421 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-60781-510-5.

Reviewed by Michael Van Wagenen (Georgia Southern University) Published on H-War (May, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
M. Jane Johansson, ed.
Reviewer: 
Evan Rothera

Rothera on Cutrer, 'Theater of a Separate War: The Civil War West of the Mississippi River, 1861-1865' and Johansson, 'Albert C. Ellithorpe, the First Indian Home Guards, and the Civil War on the Trans-Mississippi Frontier'

Thomas W. Cutrer. Theater of a Separate War: The Civil War West of the Mississippi River, 1861-1865. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2017. 608 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-3156-1.M. Jane Johansson, ed. Albert C. Ellithorpe, the First Indian Home Guards, and the Civil War on the Trans-Mississippi Frontier. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2016. 280 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8071-6358-0.

Author: 
R. Costello
Reviewer: 
Paul Brenard Chiudza Banda

Banda on Costello, 'Black Tommies: British Soldiers of African Descent in the First World War'

R. Costello. Black Tommies: British Soldiers of African Descent in the First World War. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2016. xiv + 216 pp. $110.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-78138-018-5; $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-78138-019-2.

Reviewed by Paul Brenard Chiudza Banda (University of West Virginia) Published on H-War (May, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Kate Masur, Gregory P. Downs, eds.
Reviewer: 
Tracy Barnett

Barnett on Masur and Downs, 'The World the Civil War Made'

Kate Masur, Gregory P. Downs, eds. The World the Civil War Made. The Steven and Janice Brose Lectures in the Civil War Era Series. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2015. 392 pp. $32.50 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-2418-1.

Reviewed by Tracy Barnett (University of Georgia) Published on H-War (May, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

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