Featured Book Reviews

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How America Won World War I

The U.S. Military Victory in the Great War—The Causes, the Course, and the Consequences

Alan Axelrod, Lyons Press, Guilford, Connecticut, 2018, 344 pages

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

October 19, 2018
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Above and Beyond

John F. Kennedy and America’s Most Dangerous Cold War Spy Mission

Casey Sherman and Michael J. Tougias, Public Affairs, New York, 2018, 360 pages

Book Review written by: David D. Haught, Fort Belvoir, Virginia

October 19, 2018
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From Versailles to Mers El-Kébir

The Promise of Anglo-French Naval Cooperation, 1919–40

George E. Melton, Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, Maryland, 2015, 288 pages

Book Review written by: Col. Dean A. Nowowiejski, PhD, U.S. Army, Retired, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

October 12, 2018
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Rome Resurgent

War and Empire in the Age of Justinian

Peter Heather, Oxford University Press, New York, 2018, 408 pages

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

October 12, 2018
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Limiting Risk in America’s Wars

Airpower, Asymmetrics, and a New Strategic Paradigm

Phillip S. Meilinger, Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, 2017, 304 pages

Book Review written by: Tony R. Mullis, PhD, Angelo State University, San Angelo, Texas

October 5, 2018
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Civil War Barons

The Tycoons, Entrepreneurs, Inventors, and Visionaries Who Forged Victory and Shaped a Nation

Jeffry D. Wert, Da Capo Press, Boston, 2018, 288 pages

Book Review written by: Col. James Kennedy, U.S. Army, Retired, Fort Belvoir, Virginia

October 5, 2018
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The Last Days of the United States Asiatic Fleet

The Fates of the Ships and Those Aboard, December 8, 1941–February 5, 1942

Greg H. Williams, McFarland, Jefferson, North Carolina, 2018, 429 pages

Book Review written by: Cmdr. John T. Kuehn, U.S. Navy, Retired, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

October 5, 2018