Reviews

Author: 
Jessica L. Adler
Reviewer: 
Evan Sullivan

Sullivan on Adler, 'Burdens of War: Creating the United States Veterans Health System'

Jessica L. Adler. Burdens of War: Creating the United States Veterans Health System. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2017. x + 353 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4214-2287-9.

Reviewed by Evan Sullivan (State University of New York at Albany) Published on H-War (April, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Ronit Y. Stahl
Reviewer: 
John Young

Young on Stahl, 'Enlisting Faith: How the Military Chaplaincy Shaped Religion and State in Modern America'

Ronit Y. Stahl. Enlisting Faith: How the Military Chaplaincy Shaped Religion and State in Modern America. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2017. 384 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97215-5.

Reviewed by John Young (University of Alabama) Published on H-War (April, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
David L. Preston
Reviewer: 
Shane Reilly

Reilly on Preston, 'Braddock's Defeat: The Battle of the Monongahela and the Road to Revolution'

David L. Preston. Braddock's Defeat: The Battle of the Monongahela and the Road to Revolution. New York: Oxford University Press, 2015. 480 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-984532-3.

Reviewed by Shane Reilly (Army Heritage and Education Center) Published on H-War (April, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51466

Author: 
Benjamin J. Hruska
Reviewer: 
Ian Yunker

Yunker on Hruska, 'Interpreting Naval History at Museums and Historic Sites'

Benjamin J. Hruska. Interpreting Naval History at Museums and Historic Sites. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2016. 150 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4422-6368-0.

Reviewed by Ian Yunker (University of Alabama) Published on H-War (April, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
James T. Patterson
Reviewer: 
Amanda Boczar

Boczar on Patterson, 'The Eve of Destruction: How 1965 Transformed America'

James T. Patterson. The Eve of Destruction: How 1965 Transformed America. New York: Basic Books, 2012. xvi + 310 pp. $28.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-01358-6.

Reviewed by Amanda Boczar (USMA) Published on H-War (April, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=46610

Author: 
John A. Adams
Reviewer: 
Paul Springer

Springer on Adams, 'The Fightin' Texas Aggie Defenders of Bataan and Corregidor'

John A. Adams. The Fightin' Texas Aggie Defenders of Bataan and Corregidor. College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2016. xxi + 291 pp. $30.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-62349-421-6; $22.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-62349-422-3.

Reviewed by Paul Springer (Air University, Air Command and Staff College) Published on H-War (April, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Edward Kaplan
Reviewer: 
James E. Platte

Platte on Kaplan, 'To Kill Nations: American Strategy in the Air-Atomic Age and the Rise of Mutually Assured Destruction'

Edward Kaplan. To Kill Nations: American Strategy in the Air-Atomic Age and the Rise of Mutually Assured Destruction. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2015. 272 pp. Illustrations. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8014-5248-2.

Reviewed by James E. Platte (Air University, Center for Unconventional Warfare Studies) Published on H-War (March, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Osamah F. Khalil
Reviewer: 
Gregory Moore

Moore on Khalil, 'America's Dream Palace: Middle East Expertise and the Rise of the National Security State'

Osamah F. Khalil. America's Dream Palace: Middle East Expertise and the Rise of the National Security State. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2016. x + 426 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-97157-8.

Reviewed by Gregory Moore (Notre Dame College) Published on H-War (March, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Steven L. Ossad
Reviewer: 
Zoe Rose Buonaiuto

Buonaiuto on Ossad, 'Omar Nelson Bradley: America's GI General'

Steven L. Ossad. Omar Nelson Bradley: America's GI General. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2017. 492 pp. $36.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8262-2136-0.

Reviewed by Zoe Rose Buonaiuto (Princeton) Published on H-War (March, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51398

Author: 
Craig A. Deare
Reviewer: 
Justin Keye Campbell

Campbell on Deare, 'A Tale of Two Eagles: The US-Mexico Bilateral Defense Relationship Post Cold War'

Craig A. Deare. A Tale of Two Eagles: The US-Mexico Bilateral Defense Relationship Post Cold War. Lanham: Rowman and Littlefield, 2017. 430 pp. $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4422-6943-9.

Reviewed by Justin Keye Campbell (University of Arizona) Published on H-War (March, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51094

Author: 
Martin Sugarman
Reviewer: 
Joseph Fonseca

Fonseca on Sugarman, 'Under the Heel of Bushido: Last Voices of Jewish POWs of the Japanese in the Second World War'

Martin Sugarman. Under the Heel of Bushido: Last Voices of Jewish POWs of the Japanese in the Second World War. London: Vallentine Mitchell Publishers, 2014. xxiv + 666 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-85303-877-1.

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

Author: 
Kevin M. Boylan
Reviewer: 
Heather P. Venable

Venable on Boylan, 'Losing Binh Dinh: The Failure of Pacification and Vietnamization, 1969-1971'

Kevin M. Boylan. Losing Binh Dinh: The Failure of Pacification and Vietnamization, 1969-1971. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2016. 365 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-2352-5.

Reviewed by Heather P. Venable (Air Command and Staff College) Published on H-War (March, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Theresa Kaminski
Reviewer: 
Ryan Wadle

Wadle on Kaminski, 'Angels of the Underground: The American Women Who Resisted the Japanese in the Philippines in World War II'

Theresa Kaminski. Angels of the Underground: The American Women Who Resisted the Japanese in the Philippines in World War II. New York: Oxford University Press, 2015. xv + 497 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-992824-8.

Reviewed by Ryan Wadle (Air University) Published on H-War (March, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Carroll P. Kakel III
Reviewer: 
Derrick J. Angermeier

Angermeier on Kakel III, 'The American West and the Nazi East: A Comparative and Interpretive Perspective'

Carroll P. Kakel III. The American West and the Nazi East: A Comparative and Interpretive Perspective. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. 310 pp. $32.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-137-35273-6.

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

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=44279

Author: 
David H. Price
Reviewer: 
Chris Temple

Temple on Price, 'Cold War Anthropology: The CIA, the Pentagon, and the Growth of Dual Use Anthropology'

David H. Price. Cold War Anthropology: The CIA, the Pentagon, and the Growth of Dual Use Anthropology. Durham: Duke University Press, 2016. xxxi + 452 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8223-6125-1.

Reviewed by Chris Temple (Notre Dame) Published on H-War (March, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

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