“an excellent introductory volume that definitely lives up to its title as an Essential History for anyone unfamiliar with this conflict.”
“Any student of military history will find this an invaluable book on the challenges of higher command and grand strategy.
“Ghost Flames, within the framework of invasion, defeat, victory, and stalemate, tells the complexities of the post-World War II ‘ideological civil war’ of Korea.”
“George Marshall lived by a moral code and never strayed from it. That was the key to his greatness.”
As the subtitle makes clear, this densely written book compares four wars, starting with World War II, and attempts to explain why the "strategic architecture," the author's term for the combinatio
The service of African-Americans in the armed forces of the United States should be well realized by everyone by now.