Featured Book Reviews

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Elusive Alliance

The German Occupation of Poland in World War I

Jesse Kauffman, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 2015, 320 pages

Book Review written by: Scott Stephenson, PhD, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

March 24, 2017
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Intercept 1961

The Birth of Soviet Missile Defense

Mike Gruntman, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Reston, Virginia, 2015, 312 pages

Book Review written by: Maj. Leroy L. Cisneros, U.S. Army, Fort Gordon, Georgia

March 24, 2017
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The Papers of George Catlett Marshall

“The Man of the Age” October 1, 1949-October 16, 1959, vol. 7

Edited by Mark Stoler and Daniel Holt, The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, 2016, 1,200 pages

Book Review written by: James Cricks, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

March 24, 2017
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US Army Rangers 1989-2015

Panama to Afghanistan

Leigh Neville, Osprey Publishing, Oxford, United Kingdom, 2016, 64 pages

Book Review written by: Lt. Col. Joe Schotzko, U.S. Army, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

March 24, 2017
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Practise to Deceive

Learning Curves of Military Deception Planners

Douglas R Cubbison, McFarland, Jefferson, North Carolina, 2015, 232 pages

Book Review written by: Col. Eric M. Walters, U.S. Marine Corps, Retired, Fort Lee, Virginia

March 24, 2017
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War in the Chesapeake

The British Campaigns to Control the Bay, 1813-14

Charles P. Neimeyer, U.S. Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, Maryland, 2015, 256 pages

Book Review written by: Capt. Mark E. Bergman, U.S. Army, Fort Campbell, Kentucky

March 24, 2017
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The Man Who Captured Washington

Major General Robert Ross and the War of 1812

John McCavitt and Christopher T. George, University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, Oklahoma, 2016, 312 pages

Book Review written by: Capt. Eugene M. Harding, U.S. Army National Guard, Auburn, Indiana

March 24, 2017
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Last Stand on Bataan

The Defense of the Philippines, December 1941–May 1942

Christopher Kolakowski, McFarland, Jefferson, North Carolina, 2016, 220 pages

Book Review written by: Jesse McIntyre III, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

March 24, 2017
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MacArthur’s Korean War Generals

Stephen R. Taaffe, University Press of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, 2016, 280 pages

Book Review written by: Robert J. Rielly, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

March 24, 2017
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No One Avoided Danger

NAS Kaneohe Bay and the Japanese Attack of 7 December 1941

J. Michael Wenger, Robert J. Cressman, and John F Digrilio, Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, Maryland, 2015, 208 pages

Book Review written by: Lt. Col. Andrew Warninghoff, U.S. Army, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

March 24, 2017