Reviews

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)

Author: 
Roger Moorhouse
Reviewer: 
Jeff Rutherford

Rutherford on Moorhouse, 'The Devils' Alliance: Hitler's Pact With Stalin, 1939-41'

Roger Moorhouse. The Devils' Alliance: Hitler's Pact With Stalin, 1939-41. New York: Basic Books, 2014. 432 pp. $29.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-465-03075-0.

Reviewed by Jeff Rutherford (Wheeling Jesuit University) Published on H-War (March, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=46615

Author: 
Alexander Charles Baillie
Reviewer: 
Kate Imy

Imy on Baillie, 'Call of Empire: From the Highlands to Hindostan'

Alexander Charles Baillie. Call of Empire: From the Highlands to Hindostan. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2017. Illustrations, maps. 496 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7735-5124-4.

Reviewed by Kate Imy (University of North Texas) Published on H-War (March, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Thomas Fleming
Reviewer: 
Jobie Turner

Turner on Fleming, 'The Strategy of Victory: How George Washington Won the American Revolution'

Thomas Fleming. The Strategy of Victory: How George Washington Won the American Revolution. New York: Da Capo Press, 2017. 328 pp. $28.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-306-82496-8.

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

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51048

Author: 
Jessica Piombo, ed.
Reviewer: 
Jay Carr

Carr on Piombo, 'The US Military in Africa: Enhancing Security and Development'

Jessica Piombo, ed. The US Military in Africa: Enhancing Security and Development. Boulder: First Forum Press, 2015. 264 pp. $74.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-62637-196-5.

Reviewed by Jay Carr (School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London) Published on H-War (March, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Andrzej Chwalba
Reviewer: 
Matthew Schwonek

Schwonek on Chwalba, '1914-1918: An Anatomy of Global Conflict'

Andrzej Chwalba. 1914-1918: An Anatomy of Global Conflict. Trans. Teresa Bałuk-Ulewiczowa. Jagiellonian Studies of History Series. Kraków: Jagiellonian University Press, 2014. 225 pp. $42.00 (paper), ISBN 978-83-233-3638-9.

Reviewed by Matthew Schwonek (Air University, Air Command and Staff College) Published on H-War (March, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Sandra Ott
Reviewer: 
John Weigel

Weigel on Ott, 'Living with the Enemy: German Occupation, Collaboration and Justice in the Western Pyrenees, 1940-1948'

Sandra Ott. Living with the Enemy: German Occupation, Collaboration and Justice in the Western Pyrenees, 1940-1948. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. 374 pp. $29.99 (paper), ISBN 978-1-316-63087-7.

Reviewed by John Weigel (Carnegie Mellon University) Published on H-War (March, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

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