Reviews

Author: 
Robert S. Allen
Reviewer: 
Carrie A. Lee

Lee on Allen, 'Forward with Patton: The World War II Diary of Colonel Robert S. Allen'

Robert S. Allen. Forward with Patton: The World War II Diary of Colonel Robert S. Allen. Edited by John Nelson Ricakard. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2017. 338 pp. $50.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-6913-2.

Reviewed by Carrie A. Lee (Air University, Air War College) Published on H-War (October, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Lindsay Palmer
Reviewer: 
Patrick Wilz

Wilz on Palmer, 'Becoming the Story: War Correspondents since 9/11'

Lindsay Palmer. Becoming the Story: War Correspondents since 9/11. History of Communication Series. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2018. 224 pp. $25.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-252-08321-1; $99.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-252-04156-3.

Reviewed by Patrick Wilz (University of Minnesota) Published on H-War (October, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Kimberly J. Lamay Licursi
Reviewer: 
Mark Folse

Folse on Lamay Licursi, 'Remembering World War I in America'

Kimberly J. Lamay Licursi. Remembering World War I in America. Studies in War, Society, and the Military Series. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2018. 294 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-9085-3.

Reviewed by Mark Folse (University of Alabama) Published on H-War (October, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Chi-Kwan Mark
Reviewer: 
Tianxiao Zhu

Zhu on Mark, 'The Everyday Cold War: Britain and China, 1950-1972'

Chi-Kwan Mark. The Everyday Cold War: Britain and China, 1950-1972. London: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2017. 288 pp. $114.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-4742-6544-7.

Reviewed by Tianxiao Zhu (University of Minnesota) Published on H-War (October, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52076

Author: 
Ada Gobetti
Reviewer: 
Allison Belzer

Belzer on Gobetti, 'Partisan Diary: A Woman's Life in the Italian Resistance'

Ada Gobetti. Partisan Diary: A Woman's Life in the Italian Resistance. Translated and edited by Jomarie Alano. New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. 358 pp. $38.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-938054-1.

Reviewed by Allison Belzer (Georgia Southern University, Armstrong Campus) Published on H-War (October, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Frode Sandvik, Erik Tonning, eds.
Reviewer: 
Jennifer Gramer

Gramer on Sandvik and Tonning, 'Art in Battle'

Frode Sandvik, Erik Tonning, eds. Art in Battle. Stuttgart: ibidem Verlag, 2017. Illustrations. 256 pp. $110.00 (paper), ISBN 978-3-8382-1064-3.

Reviewed by Jennifer Gramer (University of Wisconsin-Madison) Published on H-War (October, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=51656

Author: 
William Strivers, Donald A. Carter
Reviewer: 
John W. Weigel

Weigel on Strivers and Carter, 'The City Becomes a Symbol: The U.S. Army in the Occupation of Berlin, 1945-1949'

William Strivers, Donald A. Carter. The City Becomes a Symbol: The U.S. Army in the Occupation of Berlin, 1945-1949. The U.S. Army in the Cold War Series. Washington, DC: United States Army Center of Military History, 2017. Illustrations, maps. 346 pp. $44.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-16-093973-0.

Reviewed by John W. Weigel (Independent Scholar) Published on H-War (October, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Philippe Le Billon
Reviewer: 
Jeremy Cole

Cole on Le Billon, 'Wars of Plunder: Conflicts, Profits and the Politics of Resources'

Philippe Le Billon. Wars of Plunder: Conflicts, Profits and the Politics of Resources. New York: Columbia University Press, 2012. xi + 363 pp. $30.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-231-70269-0.

Reviewed by Jeremy Cole (Air Command and Staff College) Published on H-War (October, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=42847

Author: 
Michael C. C. Adams
Reviewer: 
Cameron McCoy

McCoy on Adams, 'The Best War Ever: America and World War II. Second Edition.'

Michael C. C. Adams. The Best War Ever: America and World War II. Second Edition. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2015. 184 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4214-1667-0.

Reviewed by Cameron McCoy (Brigham Young University) Published on H-War (October, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=44294

Author: 
Ian Campbell
Reviewer: 
Caitlin Collis

Collis on Campbell, 'The Addis Ababa Massacre: Italy's National Shame'

Ian Campbell. The Addis Ababa Massacre: Italy's National Shame. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. 448 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-067472-4.

Reviewed by Caitlin Collis (University of Pennsylvania) Published on H-War (October, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Printable Version: http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showpdf.php?id=52022

Author: 
Melanie S. Tanielian
Reviewer: 
Conrad Allen

Allen on Tanielian, 'The Charity of War: Famine, Humanitarian Aid, and World War I in the Middle East'

Melanie S. Tanielian. The Charity of War: Famine, Humanitarian Aid, and World War I in the Middle East. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2017. 368 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-5036-0352-3; $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-5036-0240-3.

Reviewed by Conrad Allen (University of Wisconsin-Madison) Published on H-War (October, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Jeff Woodward
Reviewer: 
Curtis Foxley

Foxley on Woodward, 'Last of the Glow Worms: Memoir of a Nuclear Weapons Technician at the End of the Cold War'

Jeff Woodward. Last of the Glow Worms: Memoir of a Nuclear Weapons Technician at the End of the Cold War. Jefferson: McFarland, 2017. v + 183 pp. $29.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-4766-7135-2.

Reviewed by Curtis Foxley (University of Oklahoma) Published on H-War (September, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Frank Sauer
Reviewer: 
Paige P. Cone

Cone on Sauer, 'Atomic Anxiety: Deterrence, Taboo and the Non-Use of U.S. Nuclear Weapons'

Frank Sauer. Atomic Anxiety: Deterrence, Taboo and the Non-Use of U.S. Nuclear Weapons. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan, 2016. 224 pp. $72.06 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-137-53373-9.

Reviewed by Paige P. Cone (USAF Center for Strategic Deterrence Studies ) Published on H-War (September, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

Author: 
Delia Malia Caparoso Konzett
Reviewer: 
Samantha Cabusora

Cabusora on Konzett, 'Hollywood's Hawaii: Race, Nation, and War'

Delia Malia Caparoso Konzett. Hollywood's Hawaii: Race, Nation, and War. War Culture Series. New Brunswick: Rutgers University Press, 2017. 264 pp. $27.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8135-8743-1; $99.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8135-8744-8.

Reviewed by Samantha Cabusora (University of Wisconsin-Madison) Published on H-War (September, 2018) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey (Air War College)

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