“should be required reading for anyone wanting to learn intelligence gathering.”
“Allport demonstrates vast knowledge of relevant primary and secondary sources and covers a broad range of events and activities.
“Paul Betts’ Ruin and Renewal bills itself as interpretative post-World War II history, but it is instead another left-wing assault on Western civilization.”
“this is the first book to look at the commanders who led these elite troops in the most crucial operation of the European Theater.
“The pages turn easily, and the story moves quickly from chapter to chapter in this fascinating memoir of a common solider in World War II.”
“Toll provides the perfect blend of strategic and operational detail of the military actions that covered nearly half the globe.”
Official denial never goes out of style. In our own time, an Iraqi spokesman famously declared: "There are no American infidels in Baghdad.
“John Kelly . . .
“Kepher has written a must-have volume for any student of D-Day to show just how challenging and risky the Normandy landings were . . .”
“there is still much left to accomplish in racial relations and justice.
Nearly all the historiography of the Battle of Britain centers around the courage and fortitude of the “valiant few” British fighter pilots who turned back the German bombing campaign against the E
“examines those critical 27 months and the key decisions that allowed the U.S. to begin the long road to becoming the ‘Arsenal of Democracy’ . . .”
“Florence Finch is definitely an unsung hero.”
“the more complete story of the creation of the International Military Tribunal (IMT) can now be told . . .”
The Allied debacle of Operation Market-Garden continues to fascinate readers 75 years after the end of World War II.
“The examination of this period of the war from the Japanese perspective offers some fascinating insights into how their lack of strategic thinking rendered their operational prowess unsucc
By this time, everyone should have at least some passing familiarity with the atrocities committed by the Nazi regime of Adolf Hitler as well as the postwar legal proceedings in Nuremberg which wer
The 1936 Summer Olympiad marked pivotal moments in history for world athletes and world politics.
“Ian Fleming himself could not have written such an improbable yet actual plot . . .”
“shows how ordinary Britons and Germans lived their lives in that last year of peace . . .”
“Churchill's Shadow Raiders is a genuine techno-thriller . . .”
“Bernice Lerner has provided us the opportunity to see what results when one woman’s will to survive and one man’s humanity are combined.”
“The Second World Wars may be the penultimate history of World War II.”
“As with many other topics related to the world’s greatest and deadliest human conflict, there is much here for all of us to learn, know and try to understand about ourselves in chaotic and
“Joseph Whelan does a deft job of blending ground and naval actions with the Japanese accounts of the battle, writing a gripping and timely account in time for the 75th anniversary of the l