June 2019 Book Review Archives

Cover Book Review Date Published
Proxy Wars Cover

Proxy Wars

Suppressing Violence through Local Agents

Edited by Eli Berman and David A. Lake, Cornell University Press, Ithaca, New York, 2019, 354 pages

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

June 7, 2019
The Secret World Cover

The Secret World

A History of Intelligence

Christopher Andrew, Yale University Press, New Haven, Connecticut, 2018, 960 pages

Book Review written by: Kevin Rousseau, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

June 7, 2019
War’s Nomads Cover

War’s Nomads

A Mobile Radar Unit in Pursuit of Rommel during the Western Desert Campaign, 1942-3

Frederick Grice, edited by Gillian Clarke and Colin Clarke, Casemate, Philadelphia, 2015, 240 pages

Book Review written by: Col. Peter Im, U.S. Army, Retired, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

June 14, 2019
Subordinating Intelligence Cover

Subordinating Intelligence

The DoD/CIA Post-Cold War Relationship

David P. Oakley, University Press of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, 2019, 264 pages

Book Review written by: Kevin Rousseau, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

June 14, 2019
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Valor of Many Stripes

Remarkable Americans in World War II

Scott Baron, McFarland, Jefferson, North Carolina, 2019, 224 pages

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

June 21, 2019
After Valkyrie Cover

After Valkyrie

Military and Civilian Consequences of the Attempt to Assassinate Hitler

Don Allen Gregory, McFarland, Jefferson, North Carolina, 2018, 260 pages

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

June 21, 2019
The Hall of Mirrors Cover

The Hall of Mirrors

War and Warfare in the Twentieth Century

Jim Storr, Helion, Warwick, England, 2018, 312 pages

Book Review written by: Col. Jon Klug, U.S. Army, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

June 21, 2019
The Age of Eisenhower Cover

The Age of Eisenhower

America and the World in the 1950s

William I. Hitchcock, Simon and Schuster, New York, 2018, 672 pages

Book Review written by: Mark Montesclaros, Fort Gordon, Georgia

June 28, 2019
The Americans on D-Day and in Normandy Cover

The Americans on D-Day and in Normandy

Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives (Images of War)

Brooke S. Blades, Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, Maryland, 2019, 176 pages

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

June 28, 2019
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The War for the Common Soldier

How Men Thought, Fought, and Survived in Civil War Armies

Peter S. Carmichael, University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, 2018, 408 pages

Book Review written by: Lt. Col. Stephen Harvey, U.S. Army, Retired, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

June 28, 2019