” The Invisible Bridge: The Fall of Nixon and the Rise of Reagan” ( Simon & Schuster), by Rick Perlstein
Even Republicans piled on President Richard Nixonas the Watergate scandal wore on. But notCalifornia Gov. Ronald Reagan . He said Watergate was being “blown out of proportion”… Full Story
Army and World War II veteran Steve Rodgers has passed on his shield and title to one of his closest allies: African-American veteran Sam Wilson, also known as Falcon. With the super-soldier serum (the juice that gives him his powers)… Full Story
Washington: Potomac Books, 2008. Pp. xxii, 400. Illus., figs., append., notes, biblio., index. $19.95 paper. ISBN:159797157X.
Analysis/Review from Strategypage.com:
“Prof. Blood, formerly of the University of Aachen , opens Hitler’s Bandit Hunters by discussing the differences between “bandenbekämpfung — anti-bandit… Full Story
War of Annihilation: Combat and Genocide on the Eastern Front, 1941. By Geoffrey Megargee. Lanham, Md.: Rowman & Littlefield, 2007.
U.S Holocaust Memorial Museum’s Geoffrey Megargee offered a comprehensive impression of the German campaign against the Russians from their initial… Full Story
In Timothy K. Nenninger’s new book entitled “The Way of Duty, Honor, Country: The Memoir of General Charles Pelot Summerall” (published by the University Press of Kentucky), he documented the life of military leader General Charles Pelot Summerall (1867-1955) and… Full Story
The Civil War has often been portrayed as the most ‘brutal war’ in America. However, the author of the Pulitzer Prize book ‘The Fate of Liberty: Abraham Lincoln and Civil Liberties) and historian Prof. Mark E. Neely, Jr., guides his… Full Story
“The AEF Way of War: The American Army and Combat in World War I”, November 2006, by Mark Ethan Grotelueschen
Available from: Cambridge University Press
The American Expeditionary Forces had always received extremely high ranks in reputation and… Full Story
Ovid, the Roman poet, once told an audience that “Fas est et ab hoste doceri.” Roughly translated, “it’s okay to learn, even from your enemies.” Military history from the legions of his day to the present support this ancient proverb. … Full Story
Some books must be on your bookshelf and this is one of them. Ben Runkle’s book, “Wanted Dead or Alive: Manhunts from Geronimo to Bin Laden,” is a superb read and a perfect primer to understanding counter-terrorist warfare. Ben is… Full Story
“The past is obdurate. It doesn’t want to change.” This is the mantra for Stephen King’s latest thrilling novel about a man who travels back in time to prevent the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
The novel follows Jake Epping,… Full Story