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Featured Book Reviews

Cover Book Review Date Published
I Am the Storm Cover

I Am the Storm

My Odyssey from the Holocaust to the Frontiers of Medicine

Morrell Michael Avram, Skyhorse Publishing, New York, 2021, 256 pages

Book Review written by: Lt. Col. Kevin Gentzler, DM, U.S. Army, Retired, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

December 2, 2022
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To Boldly Go

Leadership, Strategy, and Conflict in the 21st Century and Beyond

Edited by Jonathan Klug and Steven Leonard, Casemate, Philadelphia, 2021, 304 pages

Book Review written by: Stephen S. Harvey, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

November 25, 2022
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Nations in the Balance

The India-Burma Campaigns, December 1943–August 1944

Christopher L. Kolakowski, Casemate, Philadelphia, 2022, 240 pages

Book Review written by: Mark Montesclaros, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

November 18, 2022
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America’s War in Syria

Fighting with Kurdish Anti-ISIS Forces

Till “Baz” Paasche, John Foxx, and Shaun Murray, Casemate, Philadelphia, 2022, 304 pages

Book Review written by: Col. Robert Sherrill, U.S. Marine Corps, Retired, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

November 10, 2022
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America’s Great-Power Opportunity

Challenges of Strategic Competition

Ali Wyne, Polity, Cambridge, United Kingdom, 2022, 224 pages

Book Review written by: Ambassador Douglas Lute, Retired, West Point, New York; and Lt. Col. Jordan Becker, PhD, U.S. Army, West Point, New York

November 4, 2022
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Break in the Chain—Intelligence Ignored

Military Intelligence in Vietnam and Why the Easter Offensive Should Have Turned Out Differently

W. R. “Bob” Baker, Casemate, Philadelphia, 2021, 264 pages

Book Review written by: Col. Paul Berg, U.S. Army, Retired, PhD, U.S. Army, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

October 28, 2022
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The Long Shadow of World War II

The Legacy of the War and Its Impact on Political and Military Thinking since 1945

Edited by Matthias Strohn, Casemate, Havertown, Pennsylvania, 2021, 288 pages

Book Review written by: Lt. Col. Edward D. Jennings, U.S. Army, Retired, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

October 21, 2022
James Montgomery Cover

James Montgomery

Abolitionist Warrior

Robert C. Conner, Casemate, Philadelphia, 2022, 240 pages

Book Review written by: Richard A. McConnell, DM, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

October 14, 2022
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Parleying with the Devil

Prisoner Exchange in Yugoslavia, 1941–1945

Gaj Trifković, Andarta Books, Lexington, Kentucky, 2020, 456 pages

Book Review written by: Lt. Col. Edward D. Jennings, U.S. Army, Retired, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

October 7, 2022
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Forging the Anvil

Combat Units in the US, British, and German Infantries of World War II

G. Stephan Lauer, Lynne Rienner Publishers, London, 2022, 463 pages

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

September 30, 2022
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George Washington

The Political Rise of America’s Founding Father

David O. Stewart, Dutton, New York, 2021, 576 pages

Book Review written by: Lt. Col. Aric J. Raus, U.S. Army, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

September 23, 2022
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Front toward Enemy

War, Veterans, and the Homefront

Daniel R. Green, Rowman & Littlefield, London, 2021, 240 pages

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

September 16, 2022
Resolute Cover

Resolute

To War with Bomber Command

George Dunn, Ferris Newton, and Steve Darlow, Fighting High Publishing, Havertown, Pennsylvania, 2021, 144 pages

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

September 9, 2022
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Danger Forward

The Forgotten Wars of General Paul Gorman

Mike Guardia, Magnum Books, Maple Grove, Minnesota, 2021, 290 pages

Book Review written by: Frederick A. Baillergeon, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

September 2, 2022