July 2019 Book Review Archives

Cover Book Review Date Published
Images from “Over There” Cover

Images from “Over There”

Personal Photography of America’s Expeditionary Forces in WWI and Occupation

Stephen C. McGeorge, Schiffer Publishing, Atglen, Pennsylvania, 2018, 128 pages

Book Review written by: David McCulley, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

July 5, 2019
The Phantom Vietnam War Cover

The Phantom Vietnam War

An F-4 Pilot’s Combat over Laos

David R. “Buff” Honodel, University of North Texas Press, Denton, Texas, 2019, 330 pages

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

July 5, 2019
Thucydides on Strategy Cover

Thucydides on Strategy

Grand Strategies in the Peloponnesian War and Their Relevance Today

Athanassios G. Platias and Consantinos Koliopoulos, Oxford University Press, New York, 2017, 224 pages

Book Review written by: Lt. Col. Robert D. Spessert, U.S. Army, Retired, Fort Gordon, Georgia

July 5, 2019
Bait Cover

Bait

The Battle of Kham Duc

James McLeroy and Gregory Sanders, Hellgate Press, Ashland, Oregon, 2018, 288 pages

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

July 12, 2019
Defeating Jihad Cover

Defeating Jihad

The Winnable War

Sebastian Gorka, Regnery Publishing, Washington, D.C., 2016, 256 pages

Book Review written by: Vincent P. Particini, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

July 12, 2019
The Sexual Economy of War Cover

The Sexual Economy of War

Discipline and Desire in the U.S. Army

Andrew Byers, Cornell University Press, Ithaca, New York, 2019, 290 pages

Book Review written by: William E. Kelly, PhD, Auburn University

July 19, 2019
The British Are Coming Cover

The British Are Coming

The War for America, Lexington to Princeton, 1775-1777

Rick Atkinson, Henry Holt, New York, 2019, 800 pages

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

July 19, 2019
Top Gun Cover

Top Gun

An American Story

Dan Pedersen, Hachette Books, New York, 2019, 320 pages

Book Review written by: Lt. Col. Terrance M. Portman, U.S. Marine Corps, Retired, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

July 19, 2019