Reviews

Author: 
Virginia DeJohn Anderson
Reviewer: 
Timothy C. Hemmis

Hemmis on Anderson, 'The Martyr and the Traitor: Nathan Hale, Moses Dunbar, and the American Revolution'

Virginia DeJohn Anderson. The Martyr and the Traitor: Nathan Hale, Moses Dunbar, and the American Revolution. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 288 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-991686-3.

Reviewed by Timothy C. Hemmis (University of Southern Mississippi) Published on H-War (November, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Peter L. Jones
Reviewer: 
Heather P. Venable

Venable on Jones, 'Open Skies: Transparency, Confidence-Building, and the End of the Cold War'

Peter L. Jones. Open Skies: Transparency, Confidence-Building, and the End of the Cold War. Stanford: Stanford Security Studies, 2014. 264 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8047-9098-7.

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

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50511

Author: 
Benjamin Jensen
Reviewer: 
Paul Cook

Cook on Jensen, 'Forging the Sword: Doctrinal Change in the U.S. Army'

Benjamin Jensen. Forging the Sword: Doctrinal Change in the U.S. Army. Stanford: Stanford Security Studies, 2016. 216 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8047-9737-5.

Reviewed by Paul Cook (Temple University) Published on H-War (November, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
G. S. Isserson
Reviewer: 
Aleksandra Pomiecko

Pomiecko on Isserson, 'G. S. Isserson and the War of the Future: Key Writings of a Soviet Military Theorist'

G. S. Isserson. G. S. Isserson and the War of the Future: Key Writings of a Soviet Military Theorist. Translated and edited by Richard W. Harrison. Jefferson: McFarland & Company, 2016. 332 pp. $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4766-6236-7.

Reviewed by Aleksandra Pomiecko (University of Toronto) Published on H-War (November, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
Jay Chladek, Anderson
Reviewer: 
Nicholas Sambaluk

Sambaluk on Chladek and Anderson, 'Outposts on the Frontier: A Fifty-Year History of Space Stations'

Jay Chladek, Anderson. Outposts on the Frontier: A Fifty-Year History of Space Stations. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2017. 530 pp. $37.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-2292-2.

Reviewed by Nicholas Sambaluk (Air University) Published on H-War (November, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50320

Author: 
Brent Ziarnick
Reviewer: 
John Sislin

Sislin on Ziarnick, 'Developing National Power in Space: A Theoretical Model'

Brent Ziarnick. Developing National Power in Space: A Theoretical Model. Jefferson: McFarland, 2015. 268 pp. $45.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7864-9499-6.

Reviewed by John Sislin (National Intelligence University) Published on H-War (November, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50153

Author: 
Guenter Lewy
Reviewer: 
Mark Montesclaros

Montesclaros on Lewy, 'Perpetrators: The World of the Holocaust Killers'

Guenter Lewy. Perpetrators: The World of the Holocaust Killers. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 208 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-066113-7.

Reviewed by Mark Montesclaros (U.S. Army Command and General Staff College, Fort Gordon Satellite Campus) Published on H-War (November, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=50477

Author: 
David Kilcullen
Reviewer: 
Sahar Khan

Khan on Kilcullen, 'Blood Year: The Unraveling of Western Counterterrorism'

David Kilcullen. Blood Year: The Unraveling of Western Counterterrorism. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016. 288 pp. $17.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-19-069226-1.

Reviewed by Sahar Khan (Cato Institute) Published on H-War (November, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=47964

Author: 
David Stevenson
Reviewer: 
Donald Seablom

Seablom on Stevenson, '1917: War, Peace, and Revolution'

David Stevenson. 1917: War, Peace, and Revolution. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 2017. pgs. $39.95 (hardcover), ISBN 978-0-19-870238-2.

Reviewed by Donald Seablom (Air University, Air Command and Staff College) Published on H-War (November, 2017) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

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

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