“an excellent tale of the coming of age for America’s victorious World War II Army.”
“America’s Rise and Fall Among Nations is a stinging critique of America’s foreign policy establishment and its Progressive ‘ruling class’ since 1910, and Codevill
“considerable detective work, which overlooks few details. White has certainly written the definitive book on Jane Stanford’s death.”
“a spellbinding work that will serve James D. Hornfischer’s legacy well.”
“The story is filled with tension, conflict, and explicit details to make it an enjoyable as well as educational read.”
“Jonathan Clements’ new book Japan at War in the Pacific is a lucid history of the rise and fall of militarism in Japan . . .”
The author of this book, veteran terrorism expert Nelly Lahoud of the New America Security Program, sifted through 96,000 declassified files (and 6,000 Arabic pages) seized from Osama bin Laden’s c
“The Museum takes the reader behind the displays that present the public face of culture and science, to show how they have changed and will have to change to not just survive but
“Snyder’s book graphically, relentlessly details the horrific murders committed by the Nazi and Soviet regimes in the vast geographic region between Germany and Russia.”
“Benson tells this little known chapter of American Jewish history well and with passion”
“This is a well-written monograph on one of those largely unknown incidents of our history. The story of these Americans deserves to be told.”
“This gorgeous watercolor-illustrated one-volume history of the rise of American naval power in World War II captures the desperate struggle of war at sea and its pivotal importance for the
“Part detective story and part scientific journal, Fischer’s narrative will appeal to true crime afficionados, history buffs, movie fans, and engineers—what other book can claim that audien
“Maybe this work is not a new way of seeing Benjamin Franklin but a way to consider many ideas about Benjamin Franklin in much the way that Franklin explored the world.”
“that rare book that can simultaneously be enjoyed by anyone interested in the field of history, as well as being an excellent text for any college course on historiography.”
“interesting and insightful . . . a beacon of hope in our dark times”
“Blood and Ruins: The Last Imperial War, 1931–1945 stands apart for its unique observations and analysis of the war, focusing much more on both its origins and effects while scruti
Since Donald J. Trump is still a very active politician, it is good to have an initial review of his presidency by a team of experts on 19 different facets of his presidency.
“Exhaustive yet eminently readable, Paradise Falls is a wonderful achievement—a splendid work of storytelling.”
It all began as a utopian vision.
“A superb and well-researched account of a notorious chemical and the clash it has provoked between science and corporate doubters.”
“This is a magnificent tale of personal courage, combat leadership, and heroism under fire.
“Dwight Chapin’s newly published memoir reveals new facts and insights into the very consequential presidency of Richard Nixon . . .”
The title of this book could be misleading.
“Uncontrollable Women is a fine piece of history . . .
“With bright thumbnails on key figures and entertaining vignettes on memorable moments, The BBC sheds considerable light on the history of a leading broadcaster.”