Reviews

Author: 
Jerry K. Sweeney, ed.
Reviewer: 
Sarandis Papadopoulos

Papadopoulos on Sweeney, 'A Handbook of American Military History: From the Revolutionary War to the Present'

Jerry K. Sweeney, ed. A Handbook of American Military History: From the Revolutionary War to the Present. Boulder, Colo.: Westview Press, 1996. xiii + 319 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8032-9337-3; $7.98 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8133-2871-3; $69.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8133-8569-3.

Reviewed by Sarandis Papadopoulos (George Washington University) Published on H-War (February, 1997)

Author: 
Charles Royster
Reviewer: 
Joseph R. Fischer

Fischer on Royster, 'A Revolutionary People at War: The Continental Army & American Character, 1775-1783'

Charles Royster. A Revolutionary People at War: The Continental Army & American Character, 1775-1783. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1996. xi + 452 pp. $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-4606-3.

Reviewed by Joseph R. Fischer (United States Army Special Operations Command) Published on H-War (February, 1997)

Author: 
T.C.W. Blanning
Reviewer: 
Lohr Miller

Miller on Blanning, 'The French Revolutionary Wars, 1787-1802'

T.C.W. Blanning. The French Revolutionary Wars, 1787-1802. New York and London: St. Martin's Press, 1996. xvii + 278 pp. $53.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-340-56911-5; $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-340-64533-8.

Reviewed by Lohr Miller (Louisiana State University) Published on H-War (February, 1997)

The Revolutionary Wars in European Context

Author: 
Philip Ardery
Reviewer: 
Jay B. Lockenour

Lockenour on Ardery, 'Bomber Pilot: A Memoir of World War II'

Philip Ardery. Bomber Pilot: A Memoir of World War II. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1978. x + 233 pp. $25.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-1379-1.

Reviewed by Jay B. Lockenour (Temple University) Published on H-War (January, 1997)

The View from 20,000 Feet

Author: 
Edwin E. Moise
Reviewer: 
David Eyman

Eyman on Moise, 'Tonkin Gulf and the Escalation of the Vietnam War'

Edwin E. Moise. Tonkin Gulf and the Escalation of the Vietnam War. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1996. xviii + 304 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2300-2.

Reviewed by David Eyman (History Department, Skidmore College) Published on H-War (January, 1997)

Author: 
John W. Jeffries
Reviewer: 
Patrick D. Reagan

Reagan on Jeffries, 'Wartime America: The World War II Home Front'

John W. Jeffries. Wartime America: The World War II Home Front. Chicago, Ill.: Ivan R. Dee Publisher, 1996. x + 213 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-56663-118-1.

Reviewed by Patrick D. Reagan (Tennessee Technological University) Published on H-War (January, 1997)

Author: 
William Marvel
Reviewer: 
Robert J. Franzese

Franzese on Marvel, 'The Alabama & the Kearsarge: The Sailor's Civil War'

William Marvel. The Alabama & the Kearsarge: The Sailor's Civil War. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1996. x + 337 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2294-4.

Reviewed by Robert J. Franzese (Naval Historical Center) Published on H-War (December, 1996)

Author: 
George Esenwein, Adrian Shubert
Reviewer: 
David R. Stone

Stone on Esenwein and Shubert, 'Spain at War: The Spanish Civil War in Context, 1931-1939'

George Esenwein, Adrian Shubert. Spain at War: The Spanish Civil War in Context, 1931-1939. London and New York: Longman, 1995. xi + 313 pp. $72.40 (paper), ISBN 978-0-582-55272-2; $58.64 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-582-25943-0.

Reviewed by David R. Stone (History Department, Kansas State University) Published on H-War (December, 1996)

Author: 
William B. Folkestad
Reviewer: 
William S. Nelligan

Nelligan on Folkestad, 'The View from the Turret: The 743rd Tank Battalion during World War II'

William B. Folkestad. The View from the Turret: The 743rd Tank Battalion during World War II. Shippensburg, Pa.: Burd Street Press, 1996. vi + 146 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-57249-001-7.

Reviewed by William S. Nelligan (National Park Service) Published on H-War (November, 1996)

Author: 
Michael H. Hunt
Reviewer: 
David Eyman

Eyman on Hunt, 'Lyndon Johnson's War: America's Cold War Crusade in Vietnam, 1945-1968'

Michael H. Hunt. Lyndon Johnson's War: America's Cold War Crusade in Vietnam, 1945-1968. New York: Hill & Wang, 1996. ix + 146 pp. $18.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8090-5023-9; $11.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8090-1604-4.

Reviewed by David Eyman (History Department, Skidmore College) Published on H-War (November, 1996)

Author: 
Jerome Klinkowitz
Reviewer: 
David Eyman

Eyman on Klinkowitz, 'Yanks Over Europe: American Flyers in World War II'

Jerome Klinkowitz. Yanks Over Europe: American Flyers in World War II. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 1996. x + 148 pp. $19.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-1961-8.

Reviewed by David Eyman (History Department, Skidmore College) Published on H-War (October, 1996)

Author: 
Robert Gannon
Reviewer: 
Jonathan D. Beard

Beard on Gannon, 'Hellions of the Deep: The Development of American Torpedoes in World War II'

Robert Gannon. Hellions of the Deep: The Development of American Torpedoes in World War II. University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1996. xiv + 241 pp. $28.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-271-01508-8.

Reviewed by Jonathan D. Beard (Science Writer-Photo Researcher) Published on H-War (October, 1996)

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