Reviews

Author: 
Caroline Cox
Reviewer: 
Scott N. Hendrix

Hendrix on Cox, 'A Proper Sense of Honor: Service and Sacrifice in George Washington's Army'

Caroline Cox. A Proper Sense of Honor: Service and Sacrifice in George Washington's Army. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2004. xxii + 338 pp. $45.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2884-7.

Reviewed by Scott N. Hendrix (Department of History, University of Pittsburgh) Published on H-War (December, 2005)

Embodied Honor

Author: 
Robert H. Ferrell
Reviewer: 
Douglas Johnson

Johnson on Ferrell, 'Collapse in the Meuse-Argonne: The Failure of the Missouri-Kansas Division'

Robert H. Ferrell. Collapse in the Meuse-Argonne: The Failure of the Missouri-Kansas Division. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 2004. 184 pp. No price listed (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8262-1532-1.

Reviewed by Douglas Johnson (Army War College) Published on H-War (December, 2005)

Command Failure in an AEF Division

Author: 
Paul Ashdown, Edward Caudill
Reviewer: 
Harry Laver

Laver on Ashdown and Caudill, 'The Myth of Nathan Bedford Forrest'

Paul Ashdown, Edward Caudill. The Myth of Nathan Bedford Forrest. Lanham: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2005. xxii + 218 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-7425-4300-3.

Reviewed by Harry Laver (Department of History and Political Science, Southeastern Louisiana University) Published on H-War (November, 2005)

The Wizard of the Saddle Rides On

Author: 
Robert Rogge
Reviewer: 
Patricia Grimshaw

Grimshaw on Rogge, 'Fearsome Battle: With the Canadian Army in World War II Europe'

Robert Rogge. Fearsome Battle: With the Canadian Army in World War II Europe. Llano: Camroc Press, 2005. 149 pp. $16.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-9754503-5-2.

Reviewed by Patricia Grimshaw (Canadian War Museum) Published on H-War (November, 2005)

A Personal Story

Author: 
Peter Hofschroeer
Reviewer: 
James McIntyre

McIntyre on Hofschroeer, '1815: The Waterloo Campaign: The German Victory'

Peter Hofschroeer. 1815: The Waterloo Campaign: The German Victory. London: Greenhill Books/Lionel Leventhal, 2004. 384 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-85367-368-9.

Reviewed by James McIntyre (Department of History, Moraine Valley Community College) Published on H-War (November, 2005)

Challenging the Status Quo

Author: 
Barbara Brooks Tomblin
Reviewer: 
Paul Halpern

Halpern on Tomblin, 'With Utmost Spirit: Allied Naval Operations in the Mediterranean, 1942-1945'

Barbara Brooks Tomblin. With Utmost Spirit: Allied Naval Operations in the Mediterranean, 1942-1945. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2004. xiv + 578 pp. $39.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8131-2338-7.

Reviewed by Paul Halpern (Emeritus, Department of History, Florida State University) Published on H-War (November, 2005)

Webfooted Allies

Author: 
James H. Willbanks
Reviewer: 
Ron Milam

Milam on Willbanks, 'The Battle of An Loc'

James H. Willbanks. The Battle of An Loc. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2005. xxi + 226 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-253-34481-6.

Reviewed by Ron Milam (Department of History, Texas Tech University) Published on H-War (November, 2005)

The American Advisory Effort Near the End of the War

Author: 
Alison K. Hoagland
Reviewer: 
William Dobak

Dobak on Hoagland, 'Army Architecture in the West: Forts Laramie, Bridger, and D.A. Russell, 1849-1912'

Alison K. Hoagland. Army Architecture in the West: Forts Laramie, Bridger, and D.A. Russell, 1849-1912. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 2004. xiii + 288 pp. $49.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8061-3620-2.

Reviewed by William Dobak (U.S. Army Center of Military History) Published on H-War (October, 2005)

The Army, Community, and Settlement in the West

Author: 
Carol R. Byerly
Reviewer: 
Sanders Marble

Marble on Byerly, 'Fever of War: The Influenza Epidemic in the U.S. Army during World War I'

Carol R. Byerly. Fever of War: The Influenza Epidemic in the U.S. Army during World War I. New York: New York University Press, 2005. xv + 251 pp. $21.00 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8147-9924-6; $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8147-9923-9.

Reviewed by Sanders Marble (Office of Medical History, U.S. Army) Published on H-War (October, 2005)

The History of an Aberration

Author: 
Sylvia Bugbee, ed.
Reviewer: 
Tarah Brookfield

Brookfield on Bugbee, 'An Officer and a Lady: The World War II Letters of Lt. Col. Betty Bandel, Womenâ????s Army Corps'

Sylvia Bugbee, ed. An Officer and a Lady: The World War II Letters of Lt. Col. Betty Bandel, Womenâ????s Army Corps. Lebanon: University Press of New England, 2004. xxiv + 222 pp. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-1-58465-377-6.

Reviewed by Tarah Brookfield (Department of History, York University) Published on H-War (October, 2005)

Author: 
James Corum, Wray Johnson
Reviewer: 
Scott Gorman

Gorman on Corum and Johnson, 'Airpower in Small Wars: Fighting Insurgents and Terrorists'

James Corum, Wray Johnson. Airpower in Small Wars: Fighting Insurgents and Terrorists. Lawrence: University Press of Kansas, 2003. xiv + 507 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-7006-1240-6.

Reviewed by Scott Gorman (Air University, School of Advanced Air and Space Studies) Published on H-War (October, 2005)

Author: 
Otto J. Lehrack
Reviewer: 
Keith Kopets

Kopets on Lehrack, 'America's Battalion: Marines in the First Gulf War'

Otto J. Lehrack. America's Battalion: Marines in the First Gulf War. Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama Press, 2005. ix + 236 pp. $29.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8173-1452-1.

Reviewed by Keith Kopets (U.S. Marine Corps) Published on H-War (September, 2005)

Keep Your Seabag Packed, Marine

Author: 
Alice Fahs, Joan Waugh, eds.
Reviewer: 
Mark Grimsley

Grimsley on Fahs and Waugh, 'The Memory of the Civil War in American Culture'

Alice Fahs, Joan Waugh, eds. The Memory of the Civil War in American Culture. Chapel Hill and London: University of North Carolina Press, 2004. Illustrations + notes + index. $19.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8078-5572-0; $59.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8078-2907-3.

Reviewed by Mark Grimsley (Department of History, The Ohio State University) Published on H-War (September, 2005)

Author: 
Charles L. Dean
Reviewer: 
Robert A. Kollar

Kollar on Dean, 'Soldiers and Sled Dogs: A History of Military Dog Mushing'

Charles L. Dean. Soldiers and Sled Dogs: A History of Military Dog Mushing. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2005. xvii + 129 pp. $24.95 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-8032-1728-7.

Reviewed by Robert A. Kollar (Independent Scholar) Published on H-War (August, 2005)

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