Reviews

Author: 
Keith Yates
Reviewer: 
Andrew G. Wilson

Wilson on Yates, 'Flawed Victory: Jutland, 1916'


Keith Yates. Flawed Victory: Jutland, 1916. Annapolis, Md.: Naval Institute Press, 2000. xviii + 314 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55750-981-9.

Reviewed by Andrew G. Wilson (Department of History, George Washington University)
Published on H-War (February, 2001)

A Trafalgar Lost?

A Trafalgar Lost?

Author: 
Gerard J. DeGroot
Reviewer: 
John McNay

McNay on DeGroot, 'A Noble Cause: America and the Vietnam War'


Gerard J. DeGroot. A Noble Cause: America and the Vietnam War. Modern Wars in Perspective. England and New York: Longman, 2000. xvi + 391. $79.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-582-28717-4.

Reviewed by John McNay (Department of History, Raymond Walters College, University of Cincinnatinati )
Published on H-War (December, 2000)

Author: 
Todd R. Brereton
Reviewer: 
Thomas Nester

Nester on Brereton, 'Educating the U. S. Army: Arthur L. Wagner and Reform, 1875-1905'


Todd R. Brereton. Educating the U. S. Army: Arthur L. Wagner and Reform, 1875-1905. Lincoln and London: University of Nebraska Press, 2000. xviii + 173 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-1301-2.

Reviewed by Thomas Nester (Department of History, Temple University)
Published on H-War (October, 2000)

American Clausewitz

American Clausewitz

Author: 
Louis Brown
Reviewer: 
Jonathan D. Beard

Beard on Brown, 'A Radar History of World War II: Technical and Military Imperatives'


Louis Brown. A Radar History of World War II: Technical and Military Imperatives. Bristol and Philadelphia: Institute of Physics Publishing, 2000. 584 p. $38.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7503-0659-1.

Reviewed by Jonathan D. Beard (Science Writer-Photo Researcher)
Published on H-War (October, 2000)

Author: 
Louis Brown
Reviewer: 
Jonathan D. Beard

Beard on Brown, 'A Radar History of World War II: Technical and Military Imperatives'


Louis Brown. A Radar History of World War II: Technical and Military Imperatives. Bristol and Philadelphia: Institute of Physics Publishing, 2000. 584 p. $38.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7503-0659-1.

Reviewed by Jonathan D. Beard (Science Writer-Photo Researcher)
Published on H-War (October, 2000)

Author: 
Joseph M. Scalia
Reviewer: 
Charles C. Kolb

Kolb on Scalia, 'Germany's Last Mission to Japan: The Failed Voyage of U-234'


Joseph M. Scalia. Germany's Last Mission to Japan: The Failed Voyage of U-234. Annapolis: Naval Institute Press, 2000. xxiv + 296 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55750-811-9.

Reviewed by Charles C. Kolb (National Endowment for the Humanities)
Published on H-War (May, 2000)

Fortuitous Failure -- The Mission of U-234 from Germany to Japan

Author: 
David M. Glantz, Jonathan M. House
Reviewer: 
Milton Goldin

Goldin on Glantz and House, 'The Battle of Kursk'


David M. Glantz, Jonathan M. House. The Battle of Kursk. Lawrence, Kansas: University Press of Kansas, 1999. xiii + 472 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7006-0978-9.

Reviewed by Milton Goldin (National Coalition of Independent Scholars (NCIS))
Published on H-War (May, 2000)

The Fabled Battle of Kursk

Author: 
Manfred F. Boemeke, Roger Chickering, Stig Forster, eds.
Reviewer: 
David J. Silbey

Silbey on Boemeke and Chickering and Forster, 'Anticipating Total War: The German and American Experiences, 1871-1914'


Manfred F. Boemeke, Roger Chickering, Stig Forster, eds. Anticipating Total War: The German and American Experiences, 1871-1914. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1999. 473 pp. $64.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-521-62294-3.

Reviewed by David J. Silbey (Department of History, North Carolina State University)
Published on H-War (April, 2000)

Author: 
Ron Westrum
Reviewer: 
Jonathan D. Beard

Beard on Westrum, 'Sidewinder: Creative Missile Development at China Lake'


Ron Westrum. Sidewinder: Creative Missile Development at China Lake. Annapolis: United States Naval Institute Press, 1999. 304 pp. $32.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-55750-951-2.

Reviewed by Jonathan D. Beard (Science Writer-Photo Researcher)
Published on H-War (March, 2000)

Author: 
Michael J Neufeld, Michael Berenbaum, eds.
Reviewer: 
Kelly McFall

McFall on Neufeld and Berenbaum, 'The Bombing of Auschwitz: Should the Allies Have Attempted It?'


Michael J Neufeld, Michael Berenbaum, eds. The Bombing of Auschwitz: Should the Allies Have Attempted It? New York: St. Martin's Press, 2000. xvii + 350 pp. $27.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-312-19838-1.

Reviewed by Kelly McFall (Department of History/Political Science, Bethany College)
Published on H-War (February, 2000)

How Responsible were the Bystanders?

Author: 
Gerd R. Ueberschär, Winfried Vogel
Reviewer: 
Thomas Scheben

Scheben on Ueberschär and Winfried Vogel, 'Dienen und Verdienen: Hitlers Geschenke an seine Eliten'


Gerd R. Ueberschär, Winfried Vogel. Dienen und Verdienen: Hitlers Geschenke an seine Eliten. Frankfurt am Main: S. Fischer, 1999. 302 S. $22.70 (cloth), ISBN 978-3-10-086002-6.

Reviewed by Thomas Scheben (Editor and Project Manager, Conzema, Kassel, Germany)
Published on H-War (January, 2000)

Hitler's Willing Carpetbaggers

Author: 
Max M. Mintz
Reviewer: 
Charles C. Kolb

Kolb on Mintz, 'Seeds of Empire: The American Revolutionary Conquest of the Iroquois'


Max M. Mintz. Seeds of Empire: The American Revolutionary Conquest of the Iroquois. New York and London: New York University Press, 1999. xi + 232 pp. $28.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-5622-5.

Reviewed by Charles C. Kolb (National Endowment for the Humanities)
Published on H-War (December, 1999)

Author: 
Lawrence E. Babits
Reviewer: 
Ricardo A. Herrera

Herrera on Babits, 'A Devil of a Whipping. The Battle of Cowpens'


Lawrence E. Babits. A Devil of a Whipping. The Battle of Cowpens. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1998. xxi + 231 pp. $34.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2434-4.

Reviewed by Ricardo A. Herrera (Department of History and Geography, Texas Lutheran University)
Published on H-War (December, 1999)

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