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16 New Military History Book Reviews

Posted By Russ Lockwood, Sunday, November 24, 2019
16 More Military History Book Reviews: November 2019

All Book Reviews:
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/Historical-Book-Reviews

Tank Battles in East Prussia and Poland 1944-1945
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/336498/BOOK-REVIEW-Tank-Battles-in-East-Prussia-and-Poland-1944-1945

PT Boats: US Navy's WWII Fast Attack Patrol Torpedo Boats
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/336497/BOOK-REVIEW-PT-Boats-The-US-Navy-s-Fast-Attack-Patrol-Torpedo-Boats-in-World-War-II-Legends-of-Warfare-Series

Case White: The Invasion of Poland 1939
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/336496/BOOK-REVIEW-Case-White-The-Invasion-of-Poland-1939

Early French Aviation: 1905-1930

https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/336495/BOOK-REVIEW-Early-French-Aviation-1905-1930-Images-of-Aviation

Messerschmitt Bf 110: Fighter-Destroyer in World War II
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/336494/BOOK-REVIEW-Messerschmitt-Bf-110-The-Luftwaffe-s-Fighter-Destroyer-in-World-War-II-Legends-of-Warfare-Series

USS New York (BB-34): World War I to the Atomic Age
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/336493/BOOK-REVIEW-USS-New-York-BB-34--From-World-War-I-to-the-Atomic-Age-Legends-of-Warfare-Series

World War II: The Encyclopedia of Facts and Figures
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/336492/BOOK-REVIEW-World-War-II-The-Encyclopedia-of-Facts-and-Figures-Military-Book-Club-version

Lockheed F-104 Starfighter: A History
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/336491/BOOK-REVIEW-Lockheed-F-104-Starfighter-A-History

German Uniforms, Insignias & Equipment 1918-1923
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/336490/BOOK-REVIEW-German-Uniforms-Insignias--Equipment-1918-1923-Freicorps-Reichswehr-Vehicles-Weapons

Mirage III: IAI Nesher/Dagger
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/336489/BOOK-REVIEW-Mirage-III-IAI-Nesher-Dagger-Monographs-68

The Brandenburg-Class Battleships: 1890-1918
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/336488/BOOK-REVIEW-The-Brandenburg-Class-Battleships-1890-1918-Super-Drawings-in-3D

The Americans From Normandy to the German Border
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/336487/BOOK-REVIEW-The-Americans-From-Normandy-to-the-German-Border-August-to-Mid-December-1944-Images-of-War

The Second World War Illustrated: The First Year
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/336486/BOOK-REVIEW-The-Second-World-War-Illustrated-The-First-Year

Italian Vittorio Veneto-Class Battleships
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/336485/BOOK-REVIEW-Italian-Vittorio-Veneto-Class-Battleships

A History of the Pakistan Armoured Corps: 1938-2016 Volume 1
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/336484/BOOK-REVIEW-At-the-Forward-Edge-of-Battle-A-History-of-the-Pakistan-Armoured-Corps-1938-2016--Volume-1

Napoleon's Imperial Guard Uniforms and Equipment: Volume 2: The Cavalry
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/336483/BOOK-REVIEW-Napoleon-s-Imperial-Guard-Uniforms-and-Equipment-Volume-2-The-Cavalry

All Book Reviews:
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/Historical-Book-Reviews

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Fall-In 2019: Dash In and Dash Out

Posted By Russ Lockwood, Sunday, November 24, 2019
My recap of Fall In 2019, alas limited to but one day, but one day is better than no day. Fall In 2019 Recap in PDF...

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10 More Book Reviews: October 2019

Posted By Russ Lockwood, Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Here are 10 book reviews for the 10th month.

BOOK REVIEW: The History of Toy Soldiers
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/333901/BOOK-REVIEW-The-History-of-Toy-Soldiers

BOOK REVIEW: The Curse of Oak Island: The Story of the World's Longest Treasure Hunt
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/333900/BOOK-REVIEW-The-Curse-of-Oak-Island-The-Story-of-the-World-s-Longest-Treasure-Hunt

BOOK REVIEW: Entrepreneurs of the Old West
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/333899/BOOK-REVIEW-Entrepreneurs-of-the-Old-West

BOOK REVIEW: Nicaragua 1961-1990: Volume 1 - The Downfall of the Somoza Dictatorship (Latin America at War Number 10)
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/333898/BOOK-REVIEW-Nicaragua-1961-1990-Volume-1--The-Downfall-of-the-Somoza-Dictatorship-Latin-America-at-War-Number-10

BOOK REVIEW: Nicaragua 1961-1990: Volume 2 - Contra War (Latin America at War Number 15)
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/333897/BOOK-REVIEW-Nicaragua-1961-1990-Volume-2--Contra-War-Latin-America-at-War-Number-15

BOOK REVIEW: NAA P-51D-10-NA Mustang: Single No. 4
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/333895/BOOK-REVIEW-NAA-P-51D-10-NA-Mustang-Single-No-4

BOOK REVIEW: Mikoyan Gurevich MiG-17F/Lim-5: Single No. 5
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/333893/BOOK-REVIEW-Mikoyan-Gurevich-MiG-17F-Lim-5-Single-No-5

BOOK REVIEW: Boeing B-17 Fortress: In RAF Coastal Command Service (Second Revised Edition)
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/333892/BOOK-REVIEW-Boeing-B-17-Fortress-In-RAF-Coastal-Command-Service-Second-Revised-Edition

BOOK REVIEW: III. Germanic SS Panzer-Korps: The History of Himmler's Favourite SS-Panzer-Korps 1943-1945 -- Volume 1: Creation - September 1944
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/333890/BOOK-REVIEW-III-Germanic-SS-Panzer-Korps-The-History-of-Himmler-s-Favourite-SS-Panzer-Korps-1943-1945--Volume-1-Creation--September-1944

BOOK REVIEW: Kaiserliche und Konigliche Eisenbahn-Bau Kompanie: In Western Galicia 1914-1915 - Volume 2 (Camera On 16)
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/333889/BOOK-REVIEW-Kaiserliche-und-Konigliche-Eisenbahn-Bau-Kompanie-In-Western-Galicia-1914-1915--Volume-2-Camera-On-16

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Book Reviews on the Ancient Era -- from the MagWeb Vault

Posted By Russ Lockwood, Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Book Reviews on the Ancient Era -- from the MagWeb Vault

Here are nine book reviews covering the ancient era that originally appeared in MagWeb.

* The Western Way of War: Infantry Battle in Classical Greece
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/333590/BOOK-REVIEW-The-Western-Way-of-War-Infantry-Battle-in-Classical-Greece

* Cities of Vesuvius: Pompeii and Herculaneum
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/333589/BOOK-REVIEW-Cities-of-Vesuvius-Pompeii-and-Herculaneum

* Roman Warfare
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/333588/BOOK-REVIEW-Roman-Warfare

* Barbarians and Romans: AD 418-584: The Techniques of Accommodation
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/333587/BOOK-REVIEW-Barbarians-and-Romans-AD-418-584-The-Techniques-of-Accommodation

* Cicero: The Life and Times of Rome’s Greatest Politician
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/333586/BOOK-REVIEW-Cicero-The-Life-and-Times-of-Rome-s-Greatest-Politician

* The World of Herodotus
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/333585/BOOK-REVIEW-The-World-of-Herodotus

* Caesar
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/333583/BOOK-REVIEW-Caesar

* The First Armies
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/333582/BOOK-REVIEW-The-First-Armies

* Alexander the Great: The Hunt for a New Past
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/333581/BOOK-REVIEW-Alexander-the-Great-The-Hunt-for-a-New-Past

All book reviews at https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/Historical-Book-Reviews

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Autumn Traditions ... Really

Posted By Russ Lockwood, Saturday, October 5, 2019
A little bit of folklore for some autumn mirth. (PDF file)

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Eight More Book Reviews

Posted By Russ Lockwood, Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Eight more book reviews:

All at:
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/Historical-Book-Reviews

Individually:

The Marne 1914: The Opening of World War I and the Battle That Changed the World
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/332284/BOOK-REVIEW-The-Marne-1914-The-Opening-of-World-War-I-and-the-Battle-That-Changed-the-World

Ferrer-Dalmau: Art, History, and Miniatures
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/332283/BOOK-REVIEW-Ferrer-Dalmau-Art-History-and-Miniatures

Modern Chinese Warplanes: Chinese Army Aviation -- Aircraft and Units
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/332282/BOOK-REVIEW-Modern-Chinese-Warplanes-Chinese-Army-Aviation--Aircraft-and-Units

The Battleship HMS Rodney 1942: Super Drawings in 3D
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/332281/BOOK-REVIEW-The-Battleship-HMS-Rodney-1942-Super-Drawings-in-3D

The Russian ASW Guided Missile Cruiser Petropavlovsk: TopDrawings 74
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/332280/BOOK-REVIEW-The-Russian-ASW-Guided-Missile-Cruiser-Petropavlovsk-TopDrawings-74

Hitler's Army: Soldiers, Nazis, and War in the Third Reich
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/332279/BOOK-REVIEW-Hitler-s-Army-Soldiers-Nazis-and-War-in-the-Third-Reich

SS Hell on the Eastern Front: The Waffen SS War in Russia 1941-1945
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/332278/BOOK-REVIEW-SS-Hell-on-the-Eastern-Front-The-Waffen-SS-War-in-Russia-1941-1945

Imperial Germany
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/332277/BOOK-REVIEW-Imperial-Germany

Read all 113 book reviews at:
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/Historical-Book-Reviews

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Nine More Book Reviews

Posted By Russ Lockwood, Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Nine more book reviews for your reading and researching pleasure... Over 100 now.

All at:
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/Historical-Book-Reviews

* Legionnaire: Five Years in the French Foreign Legion
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/331446/BOOK-REVIEW-Legionnaire-Five-Years-in-the-French-Foreign-Legion

* Waterloo: The History of Four Days, Three Armies, and Three Battles
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/331445/BOOK-REVIEW-Waterloo-The-History-of-Four-Days-Three-Armies-and-Three-Battles

* Hidden Figures
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/331444/BOOK-REVIEW-Hidden-Figures

* Morning Star Midnight Sun: The Early Guadalcanal-Solomons Campaign of World War II August-October 1942
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/331444/BOOK-REVIEW-Hidden-Figures

* Chain of Command (novel)
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/331442/BOOK-REVIEW-Chain-of-Command

* The Admirals (WWII)
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/331441/BOOK-REVIEW-The-Admirals

* Taken at the Flood: The Roman Conquest of Greece
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/331440/BOOK-REVIEW-Taken-at-the-Flood-The-Roman-Conquest-of-Greece

* Apostles of the Revolution: Jefferson, Paine, Monroe, and the Struggle Against the Old Order in America and Europe
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/331439/BOOK-REVIEW-Apostles-of-the-Revolution-Jefferson-Paine-Monroe-and-the-Struggle-Against-the-Old-Order-in-America-and-Europe

* Pirates & the Lost Templar Fleet
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/331438/BOOK-REVIEW-Pirates--the-Lost-Templar-Fleet

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https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/Historical-Book-Reviews

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BOOK REVIEWS: A Dozen Book Reviews for Your Reading and Researching Pleasure...

Posted By Russ Lockwood, Monday, August 26, 2019

A dozen book reviews for your reading and researching pleasure...

All at:
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/Historical-Book-Reviews

* Arnhem: Defeat and Glory -- A Miniaturist Perspective
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/330196/BOOK-REVIEW-Arnhem-Defeat-and-Glory--A-Miniaturist-Perspective

* French Bombers of WWII: White Series
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/330195/BOOK-REVIEW-French-Bombers-of-WWII-White-Series

* Augustus: The Life of Rome's First Emperor
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/330194/BOOK-REVIEW-Augustus-The-Life-of-Rome-s-First-Emperor

* Challenger 2: Photosniper 30
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/330193/BOOK-REVIEW-Challenger-2-Photosniper-30

* Flashpoint Russia: Russia's Air Power - Capabilities and Structure
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/330191/BOOK-REVIEW-Flashpoint-Russia-Russia-s-Air-Power--Capabilities-and-Structure

* US Army Vehicles Markings: 1944
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/330190/BOOK-REVIEW-US-Army-Vehicles-Markings-1944

* Gloster Gladiator: Mk I and II (And Sea Gladiators) - Monographs # 65 (3rd edition)
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/330189/BOOK-REVIEW-Gloster-Gladiator-Mk-I-and-II-And-Sea-Gladiators--Monographs--65-3rd-edition

* Chieftain: British Cold War Main Battle Tank - TankCraft 15
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/330188/BOOK-REVIEW-Chieftain-British-Cold-War-Main-Battle-Tank--TankCraft-15

* The Cavalry Regiments of Frederick the Great 1756-1763
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/330187/BOOK-REVIEW-The-Cavalry-Regiments-of-Frederick-the-Great-1756-1763

* Operation Drvar: Facsimile Report May 25, 1944
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/330186/BOOK-REVIEW-Operation-Drvar-Facsimile-Report-May-25-1944

* M3A1 Scout Car: The US Army's Early World War II Reconnaissance Vehicle
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/330185/BOOK-REVIEW-M3A1-Scout-Car-The-US-Army-s-Early-World-War-II-Reconnaissance-Vehicle

* Six Armies in Normandy: From D-Day to the Liberation of Paris
https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/330184/BOOK-REVIEW-Six-Armies-in-Normandy-From-D-Day-to-the-Liberation-of-Paris

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https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/Historical-Book-Reviews

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BOOK REVIEWS: Nine More

Posted By Russ Lockwood, Monday, August 12, 2019

And another nine book reviews for your researching pleasure...

Flyby of Six Aircraft Books:
German War Birds: From World War 1 to NATO Ally
The Pocket Encyclopedia of Bombers at War
World War II Airplanes: Volume 1 (Rand McNally)
British Aircraft of World War II (Mondey)
British Aircraft of World War II (Turner)
Brassey's Air Combat Reader: Historic Feats and Aviation Legends

The British at the Gates: The New Orleans Campaign in the War of 1812

The First Crusade

Rebel Brass: The Confederate Command System

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BOOK REVIEWS: Seven More

Posted By Russ Lockwood, Monday, August 5, 2019

Seven more book reviews for your reading pleasure...

BOOK REVIEW: Barbarians Within the Gates of Rome: A Study of Roman Military Policy and the Barbarians Circa 375-425 A.D.

BOOK REVIEW: Boiotia and the Boiotian League: 423-371 B.C.

BOOK REVIEW: Hannibal

BOOK REVIEW: Augustus: The Golden Age of Rome

BOOK REVIEW: Guns at the Forks: Fort Duquesne and Fort Pitt

BOOK REVIEW: Great Battles of World War II: Military Encounters That Defined the Future

BOOK REVIEW: Mapping the Civil War: Featuring Rare Maps from the Library of Congress

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