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26 New Book Reviews in Historical Book Reviews

Posted By Russ Lockwood, Wednesday, July 1, 2020

In time for the holiday weekend... 26 book reviews at:

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

US Army WWII Unit Organizations: A Gamer's Guide...
Caesar's Great Success: Sustaining the Roman Army...
Tank Attack at Monte Cassino: Cavendish Rd Operation 1944...
Fashioning Regulation, Regulating Fashion: Volume II (Napoleonic)...
U.S. Army Chevrolet Trucks in World War II...
I Am Minded to Rise: Jacobite Clothing 1689-1719...
United States Marine Corps in Vietnam...
North Africa and the Middle East: Wargames Terrain...
Ardennes 1944: The Battle of the Bulge...
Air Wars Between Ecuador and Peru: Volume 2 - 1981...
The Doolittle Raid: April 1942...
The Danish Army of the Napoleonic Wars: 1807-1814...
Early Jet Fighters: 1944-1954 -- USSR and Europe...
Hitler's Anti-Tank Weapons 1939-1945...
Leibstandarte: Tome 1 -- 1933-1942...
MacArthur's Papua New Guinea Offensive 1942-1943...
Powering the World's Airliners: Engine Development...
Hitler's Final Fortress: Breslau 1945...
Allied Armies in Sicily and Italy 1943-1945...
Sd.Kfz.173 Jagdpanther (TopDrawings 91)...
M3 Lee/M3 Grant Medium Tank (TopDrawings 92)...
Panzer III Ausf. J/L/M/K (TopDrawings 93)...
Gloster Gladiator (TopDrawings 94)...
Fairley Swordfish (TopDrawings 95)...
Dunkirk Evacuation Operation Dynamo...
The Empire Strikes South: Japan Air War Against Australia...


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20 New Historical Book Reviews

Posted By Russ Lockwood, Friday, January 24, 2020

The 20 New Book Reviews (and 191 more after these):

Link to 20 New Book Reviews (scroll down)

German Super Heavy Panzer Projects of World War II: Wehrmacht Concepts & Designs

German Military Vehicles in the Spanish Civil War: A Comprehensive Study of the Deployment of German Military Vehicles on the Eve of WW2

Creating Scenes for Military Miniatures: Groundwork, Foliage, and Settings

Operation Dingo: The Rhodesian Raid on Chimoio and Tembue 1977 - Revised Edition

Selous Scouts: Rhodesian Counter-Insurgency Specialists - Revised Edition

German U-Boat Aces: Karl-Heinz Moehle, Reinhard Hardegen, and Horst von Schroeter -- The Incredible Patrols of U-123 in World War II

US Landing Craft of WWII, Volume 1: The LCP(L), LCP(R), LCV, LCVP, LCS(L), LCM, and LCI

SBD Dauntless: Douglas's US Navy and Marine Corps Dive-Bomber in World War II

The Trieste Crisis 1953: The First Cold War Confrontation in Europe

The Normandy Air War 1944

Tank Wrecks of the Western Front 1940-1945

Paradise Afire: The Sri Lankan War 1971-1987 Volume 1

Caudron Renault CR.714 Cyclone: The Ultimate Story

War Photographer Volume 1.1

Sturmgeschutz III on the Battlefield 5: World War Two Photobook Series

Morane Saulnier MS.406C1: France 1940

Air War Over North Africa: USAAF Ascendant

Wingate's Men: The Chindit Operations - Special Forces in Burma

North American Aviation P-51B/C & F-6C Mustang

I am Not a Number: Decoding the Prisoner All Historical Book Reviews https://www.hmgs.org/blogpost/1779451/Historical-Book-Reviews

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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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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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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

At
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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THREE MORE BOOK REVIEWS: Up on the Historical-Book-Reviews Blog

Posted By Russ Lockwood, Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Another three book reviews for your reading consideration:

BOOK REVIEW: Fallschirmjager: German Paratroopers 1937-1941

BOOK REVIEW: The Battle That Stopped Rome: Emperor Augustus, Arminius, and the Slaughter of the Legions in the Teutoburg Forest

BOOK REVIEW: Riflemen: The History of the 5th Battalion 60th (Royal American) Regiment 1797-1818

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

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FOUR MORE BOOK REVIEWS: Up on the Historical-Book-Reviews Blog

Posted By Russ Lockwood, Thursday, June 13, 2019

Another four book reviews for your reading consideration:

BOOK REVIEW: B-29 Combat Missions: First-Hand Accounts of Superfortress Operations Over the Pacific and Korea

BOOK REVIEW: Arab-Israeli Wars

BOOK REVIEW: Under the Guns: New York 1775-1776

BOOK REVIEW: Red Storm on the Reich: The Soviet March on Germany 1945

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

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FIVE NEW BOOK REVIEWS: Up on the HMGS Historical Book Reviews blog...

Posted By Russ Lockwood, Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Another five book reviews for your reading considerations:

BOOK REVIEW: Frederick the Great by Nancy Mitford

BOOK REVIEW: William Shakespeare Without the Boring Bits: A Brief Guide, by Peter Ackroyd

BOOK REVIEW: The German Generals Talk: Startling Revelations from Hitler's High Command, by B. H. Liddell Hart

BOOK REVIEW: Dunkirk: A Patriotic Myth, by Nicholas Harman

BOOK REVIEW: Das Reich: The Military Role of the 2nd SS Division, by James Lukas



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

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