Reviews

Author: 
Thomas Helling
Reviewer: 
Justin Barr

Barr on Helling, 'Desperate Surgery in the Pacific War: Doctors and Damage Control for American Wounded, 1941-1945'

Thomas Helling. Desperate Surgery in the Pacific War: Doctors and Damage Control for American Wounded, 1941-1945. Jefferson: McFarland, 2017. 476 pp. $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4766-6421-7.

Reviewed by Justin Barr (University of Virginia) Published on H-War (July, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Barry W. Cunliffe
Reviewer: 
John Higgins

Higgins on Cunliffe, 'Britain Begins'

Barry W. Cunliffe. Britain Begins. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013. 568 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-967945-4.

Reviewed by John Higgins (University of Massachusetts Amherst) Published on H-War (July, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=43681

Author: 
Rolf-Dieter Müller
Reviewer: 
Mark Montesclaros

Montesclaros on Müller, 'Hitler's Wehrmacht, 1935-1945'

Rolf-Dieter Müller. Hitler's Wehrmacht, 1935-1945. Translated by Janet W. Ancker: University Press of Kentucky, 2016. 248 pp. $40.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-6804-3.

Reviewed by Mark Montesclaros (U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, Fort Gordon Satellite Campus) Published on H-War (July, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Renee Christine Romano, Claire Bond Potter, eds.
Reviewer: 
Sean P. Harvey

Harvey on Romano and Potter, 'Historians on Hamilton: How a Blockbuster Musical Is Restaging America's Past'

Renee Christine Romano, Claire Bond Potter, eds. Historians on Hamilton: How a Blockbuster Musical Is Restaging America's Past. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2018. 396 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8135-9029-5.

Reviewed by Sean P. Harvey (Seton Hall University) Published on H-War (July, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Angus Britts
Reviewer: 
Joseph Fonseca

Fonseca on Britts, 'Neglected Skies: The Demise of British Naval Power in the Far East, 1922-42'

Angus Britts. Neglected Skies: The Demise of British Naval Power in the Far East, 1922-42. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2017. 272 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-68247-157-9.

Reviewed by Joseph Fonseca (University of Calgary) Published on H-War (July, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Peter Heather
Reviewer: 
Matthew King

King on Heather, 'Rome Resurgent: War and Empire in the Age of Justinian'

Peter Heather. Rome Resurgent: War and Empire in the Age of Justinian. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. 408 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-936274-5.

Reviewed by Matthew King (University of Minnesota) Published on H-War (July, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
David Kaiser
Reviewer: 
Edgar F. Raines

Raines on Kaiser, 'No End Save Victory: How FDR Led the Nation into War'

David Kaiser. No End Save Victory: How FDR Led the Nation into War. New York, New York: Basic Books, 2014. 416 pp. $27.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-01982-3.

Reviewed by Edgar F. Raines (U.S. Center for Military History) Published on H-War (June, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=42357

Author: 
Ben Shepherd
Reviewer: 
Derrick J. Angermeier

Angermeier on Shepherd, 'Hitler's Soldiers: The German Army in the Third Reich'

Ben Shepherd. Hitler's Soldiers: The German Army in the Third Reich. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2017. 664 pp. $18.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-300-22880-9.

Reviewed by Derrick J. Angermeier (University of Georgia) Published on H-War (June, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Robert P. Watson
Reviewer: 
Jon Ault

Ault on Watson, 'The Ghost Ship of Brooklyn: An Untold Story of the American Revolution'

Robert P. Watson. The Ghost Ship of Brooklyn: An Untold Story of the American Revolution. Boston: Da Capo Press, 2017. 312 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-306-82552-1.

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=52423

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

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)

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