Book Reviews 2020

The Boundless Sea: A Human History of the Oceans
April 02
Marlborough’s Other Army: The British Army and the Campaigns of the First Peninsular War, 1702–1712
March 31
From the Halls of Montezuma: Mexican War Dispatches from James L. Freaner, Writing under the Pen Name “Mustang”
March 29
Army and Society in Ptolemaic Egypt
March 27
The Elite: The A–Z of Modern Special Operations Forces
March 25
Washington’s Revolutionary War Generals
March 23
Soviet Cavalry Operations during the Second World War & the Genesis of the Operational Manoeuvre Group
March 21
The Secret World: A History of Intelligence
March 19
Lincoln, Seward, and US Foreign Relations in the Civil War Era
March 17
The Cambridge Companion to the Writings of Julius Caesar
March 15
Battleships of the Iowa Class: A Design and Operational History
March 13
Charles XI's War: The Scanian War Between Sweden and Denmark, 1675-1679
March 11
Emperor's Own: Ethiopians in the Korean War
March 09
The Tragedy of Empire: From Constantine to the Destruction of Roman Italy
March 07
A Destiny of Undying Greatness: Kiffin Rockwell and the Boys Who Remembered Lafayette
March 05
Wellington's History of the Peninsular War: Battling Napoleon in Iberia 1808-1814
March 03
Union Command Failure in the Shenandoah: Major General Franz Sigel and the War in the Valley of Virginia, May 1864
March 01
An Army in Crisis: Social Conflict and the U.S. Army in Germany, 1968-1975
February 28
Winning a Future War: War Gaming and Victory in the Pacific War
February 26
Athene Palace
February 24
The Byzantine Hellene: The Life of Emperor Theodore Laskaris and Byzantium in the Thirteenth Century
February 22
Roman Emperor Zeno: The Perils of Power Politics in Fifth-Century Constantinople
February 20
Demystifying the American Military: Institutions, Evolution, and Challenges Since 1789
February 18
The Defenders of Taffy 3: Analysis and Retelling of the Battle of Leyte Gulf
February 16
Landpower in the Long War: Projecting Force After 9/11
February 14
A Great Fear: Luís de Onís and the Shadow War against Napoleon in Spanish America, 1808-1812
February 12
Beyond Pearl Harbor: A Pacific History
February 10
February 08
Vanguard: The True Stories of the Reconnaissance and Intelligence Missions behind D-Day
February 06
Sparta's First Attic War: The Grand Strategy of Classical Sparta, 478-446 B.C.
February 04
Hunt the Bismarck: The Pursuit of Germany's Most Famous Battleship
February 02
Italy Before Italy: Institutions, Conflicts and Political Hopes in the Italian States, 1815-1860
January 31
Useless Mouths: The British Army's Battles in France after Dunkirk May-June 1940
January 29
Greek Military Service in the Ancient Near East, 401-330 BCE
January 27
Spain in Arms: A Military History of the Spanish Civil War 1936-1939
January 25
Attack at Daylight and Whip Them: The Battle of Shiloh, April 6-7, 1862
January 23
The Kingdom and the Republic: Sovereign Hawai'i and the Early United States
January 21
Battleships: The War at Sea
January 19
Combined Arms Warfare in Ancient Greece: From Homer to Alexander the Great and his Successors
January 17
Panzerfaust vs Sherman: European Theater 1944-45
January 15
War in the Far East: Storm Clouds over the Pacific, 1931-1941
January 12
Armies of the Great Northern War 1700-1720
January 10
Resolute Rebel: General Roswell S. Ripley, Charleston's Gallant Defender
January 08
Brave Brothers, Grave Brothers: Two American Soldiers in the Argonne Forest; Their Families
January 06
Sallust's Histories and Triumviral Historiography: Confronting the End of History
January 04
Sand and Steel: The D-Day Invasion and the Liberation of France
January 02
Sand and Steel: The D-Day Invasion and the Liberation of France
January 02



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