Reviews

Author: 
Eileen Rivers
Reviewer: 
Tanya L. Roth

Roth on Rivers, 'Beyond the Call: Three Women on the Front Lines in Afghanistan'

Eileen Rivers. Beyond the Call: Three Women on the Front Lines in Afghanistan. New York: Da Capo Press, 2018. 288 pp. $27.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-306-90307-6.

Reviewed by Tanya L. Roth (Independent Scholar) Published on H-War (January, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53208

Author: 
David Stuttard
Reviewer: 
Aaron Beek

Beek on Stuttard, 'Nemesis: Alcibiades and the Fall of Athens'

David Stuttard. Nemesis: Alcibiades and the Fall of Athens. Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2018. 400 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-674-66044-1.

Reviewed by Aaron Beek (University of Memphis) Published on H-War (January, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Joe Burton
Reviewer: 
Susan Colbourn

Colbourn on Burton, 'NATO's Durability in a Post-Cold War World'

Joe Burton. NATO's Durability in a Post-Cold War World. New York: SUNY Press, 2018. 294 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4384-6873-0.

Reviewed by Susan Colbourn (Yale University) Published on H-War (January, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=53176

Author: 
Gonzalo M. Quintero Saravia
Reviewer: 
Michael R. Hall

Hall on Quintero Saravia, 'Bernardo de Gálvez: Spanish Hero of the American Revolution'

Gonzalo M. Quintero Saravia. Bernardo de Gálvez: Spanish Hero of the American Revolution. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2018. 616 pp. $38.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4696-4079-2.

Reviewed by Michael R. Hall (Georgia Southern University) Published on H-War (January, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Linda Hervieux
Reviewer: 
Geoffrey Jensen

Jensen on Hervieux, 'Forgotten: The Untold Story of D-Day's Black Heroes, at Home and at War'

Linda Hervieux. Forgotten: The Untold Story of D-Day's Black Heroes, at Home and at War. New York: Harper Collins, 2016. 368 pp. $16.99 (paper), ISBN 978-0-06-231380-5.

Reviewed by Geoffrey Jensen (Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, College of Security and Intelligence Studies) Published on H-War (January, 2019) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
David Phillips
Reviewer: 
Oana Godeanu-Kenworthy

Godeanu-Kenworthy on Phillips, 'Educating the Germans: People and Policy in the British Zone of Germany, 1945-1949'

David Phillips. Educating the Germans: People and Policy in the British Zone of Germany, 1945-1949. London: Bloomsbury Academic, 2018. Illustrations. 392 pp. $128.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4725-0955-0.

Reviewed by Oana Godeanu-Kenworthy (Miami University, Ohio) Published on H-War (December, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Lucien J. Frary
Reviewer: 
Denis Vovchenko

Vovchenko on Frary, 'Russia and the Making of Modern Greek Identity, 1821-1844'

Lucien J. Frary. Russia and the Making of Modern Greek Identity, 1821-1844. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. xii + 296 pp. $100.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-873377-5.

Reviewed by Denis Vovchenko (Northeastern State University) Published on H-War (December, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
William Thomas Johnsen
Reviewer: 
Kevin Braam

Braam on Johnsen, 'The Origins of the Grand Alliance: Anglo-American Military Collaboration from the Panay Incident to Pearl Harbor'

William Thomas Johnsen. The Origins of the Grand Alliance: Anglo-American Military Collaboration from the Panay Incident to Pearl Harbor. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2016. 438 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-6833-3.

Reviewed by Kevin Braam (United States Army, Joint Base Lewis-McChord) Published on H-War (December, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Ellen D. Tillman
Reviewer: 
Heather M. Salazar

Salazar on Tillman, 'Dollar Diplomacy by Force: Nation-Building and Resistance in the Dominican Republic'

Ellen D. Tillman. Dollar Diplomacy by Force: Nation-Building and Resistance in the Dominican Republic. North Carolina: University of North Carolina Press, 2016. 288 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4696-2695-6.

Reviewed by Heather M. Salazar (Ohio University) Published on H-War (December, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
S. J. Gunn
Reviewer: 
Eric Klingelhofer

Klingelhofer on Gunn, 'The English People at War in the Age of Henry VIII'

S. J. Gunn. The English People at War in the Age of Henry VIII. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018. 304 pp. $47.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-880286-0.

Reviewed by Eric Klingelhofer (Mercer University) Published on H-War (December, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52204

Author: 
Christy Pichichero
Reviewer: 
Jobie Turner

Turner on Pichichero, 'The Military Enlightenment: War and Culture in the French Empire from Louis XIV to Napoleon'

Christy Pichichero. The Military Enlightenment: War and Culture in the French Empire from Louis XIV to Napoleon. Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2018. 318 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5017-0929-6.

Reviewed by Jobie Turner (Air University) Published on H-War (December, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51594

Author: 
Guy Perry
Reviewer: 
Joelle Koster

Koster on Perry, 'The Briennes: The Rise and Fall of a Champenois Dynasty in the Age of the Crusades, c. 950-1356'

Guy Perry. The Briennes: The Rise and Fall of a Champenois Dynasty in the Age of the Crusades, c. 950-1356. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. 238 pp. $105.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-19690-2.

Reviewed by Joelle Koster (University of Rhode Island) Published on H-War (December, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Eyal Ginio
Reviewer: 
Denis Vovchenko

Vovchenko on Ginio, 'The Ottoman Culture of Defeat: The Balkan Wars and their Aftermath'

Eyal Ginio. The Ottoman Culture of Defeat: The Balkan Wars and their Aftermath. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. xix + 377 pp. $80.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-026403-1.

Reviewed by Denis Vovchenko (Northeastern State University) Published on H-War (December, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
David Pion-Berlin, Raphael Martinez
Reviewer: 
Justin Keye Campbell

Campbell on Pion-Berlin and Martinez, 'Soldiers, Politicians, and Civilians: Reforming Civil-Military Relations in Democratic Latin America'

David Pion-Berlin, Raphael Martinez. Soldiers, Politicians, and Civilians: Reforming Civil-Military Relations in Democratic Latin America. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. xiv + 402 pp. $99.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-14997-7; $32.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-60443-4.

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

Author: 
Kyle Longley
Reviewer: 
William T. Allison

Allison on Longley, 'LBJ's 1968: Power, Politics, and the Presidency in America's Year of Upheaval'

Kyle Longley. LBJ's 1968: Power, Politics, and the Presidency in America's Year of Upheaval. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2018. xv + 361 pp. $29.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-107-19303-1.

Reviewed by William T. Allison (Georgia Southern University) Published on H-War (December, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

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