Reviews

Author: 
Giovanna Dell'Orto
Reviewer: 
Benjamin Cawthra

Cawthra on Dell'Orto, 'AP Foreign Correspondents in Action: World War II to the Present'


Giovanna Dell'Orto. AP Foreign Correspondents in Action: World War II to the Present. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2015. 393 pp. $29.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-107-51930-5; $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-10830-1.

Reviewed by Benjamin Cawthra (California State University, Fullerton)
Published on H-War (November, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Cathy A. Frierson
Reviewer: 
Brandon Michael Schechter

Schechter on Frierson, 'Silence Was Salvation: Child Survivors of Stalin's Terror and World War II in the Soviet Union'


Cathy A. Frierson. Silence Was Salvation: Child Survivors of Stalin's Terror and World War II in the Soviet Union. Annals of Communism Series. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2015. 288 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-17945-3.

Reviewed by Brandon Michael Schechter (New York University)
Published on H-War (November, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Mark M. Smith
Reviewer: 
Alexandre F. Caillot

Caillot on Smith, 'The Smell of Battle, the Taste of Siege: A Sensory History of the Civil War'


Mark M. Smith. The Smell of Battle, the Taste of Siege: A Sensory History of the Civil War. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. 216 pp. $31.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-975998-9.

Reviewed by Alexandre F. Caillot (Temple University)
Published on H-War (November, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50378

Author: 
Sulmaan Wasif Khan
Reviewer: 
Marissa Smith

Smith on Khan, 'Muslim, Trader, Nomad, Spy: China's Cold War and the People of the Tibetan Borderlands'


Sulmaan Wasif Khan. Muslim, Trader, Nomad, Spy: China's Cold War and the People of the Tibetan Borderlands. The New Cold War History Series. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2015. 216 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-2110-4.

Reviewed by Marissa Smith (De Anza College)
Published on H-War (October, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
C. G. Sweeting
Reviewer: 
Rhonda Smith-Daugherty

Smith-Daugherty on Sweeting, 'United States Army Aviators' Clothing, 1917-1945'


C. G. Sweeting. United States Army Aviators' Clothing, 1917-1945. Jefferson: Mcfarland, 2015. Illustrations. 188 pp. $39.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-9396-8.

Reviewed by Rhonda Smith-Daugherty (Alice Lloyd College)
Published on H-War (October, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=49033

Author: 
Frank Ellis
Reviewer: 
Robert Kirchubel

Kirchubel on Ellis, 'Barbarossa 1941: Reframing Hitler's Invasion of Stalin's Soviet Empire'


Frank Ellis. Barbarossa 1941: Reframing Hitler's Invasion of Stalin's Soviet Empire. Modern War Studies Series. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2015. xxviii + 568 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-2145-3.

Reviewed by Robert Kirchubel (Purdue University)
Published on H-War (October, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Neil Faulkner
Reviewer: 
Ali Benek

Benek on Faulkner, 'Lawrence of Arabia's War: The Arabs, the British and the Remaking of the Middle East in WWI'


Neil Faulkner. Lawrence of Arabia's War: The Arabs, the British and the Remaking of the Middle East in WWI. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2016. xvii + 528 pp. Illustrations. $37.50 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-19683-2.

Reviewed by Ali Benek (Mississippi State)
Published on H-War (October, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Deborah A. Rosen
Reviewer: 
Samuel Watson

Watson on Rosen, 'Border Law: The First Seminole War and American Nationhood'


Deborah A. Rosen. Border Law: The First Seminole War and American Nationhood. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2015. 316 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-96761-8.

Reviewed by Samuel Watson (United States Military Academy)
Published on H-War (October, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=43935

Author: 
Matt Sienkiewicz
Reviewer: 
Heather P. Venable

Venable on Sienkiewicz, 'The Other Air Force: U.S. Efforts to Reshape Middle Eastern Media since 9/11'


Matt Sienkiewicz. The Other Air Force: U.S. Efforts to Reshape Middle Eastern Media since 9/11. New York: Rutgers University Press, 2016. 192 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8135-7798-2.

Reviewed by Heather P. Venable (Air Command and Staff College)
Published on H-War (October, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
John Oller
Reviewer: 
Donald Johnson

Johnson on Oller, 'The Swamp Fox: How Francis Marion Saved the American Revolution'


John Oller. The Swamp Fox: How Francis Marion Saved the American Revolution. Boston: Da Capo, 2016. 400 pp. $26.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-306-82457-9.

Reviewed by Donald Johnson (North Dakota State University)
Published on H-War (October, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Cary Nelson
Reviewer: 
Robert DiPrizio

DiPrizio on Nelson, 'Dreams Deferred: A Concise Guide to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict and the Movement to Boycott Israel'


Cary Nelson. Dreams Deferred: A Concise Guide to the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict and the Movement to Boycott Israel. Chicago: Indiana University Press, 2016. 400 pp. $12.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-253-02517-3.

Reviewed by Robert DiPrizio (Air University, Air Command and Staff College)
Published on H-War (October, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
James Kitfield
Reviewer: 
Kyle Burke

Burke on Kitfield, 'Twilight Warriors: The Soldiers, Spies, and Special Agents Who Are Revolutionizing the American Way of War'


James Kitfield. Twilight Warriors: The Soldiers, Spies, and Special Agents Who Are Revolutionizing the American Way of War. New York: Basic Books, 2016. 416 pp. $27.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-06470-0.

Reviewed by Kyle Burke (Temple University)
Published on H-War (October, 2017)
Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

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