Posted on Aug 4, 2014 in Books and Movies
“The Veteran Next Door” collects interviews from people whose lives were affected by WWII. Most are combat veterans, but the book also has interviews with a Jewish “Hidden Child” and with a son who never knew his father,
Posted on Feb 13, 2013 in Books and Movies
Amy S. Greenberg’s “A Wicked War: Polk, Clay, Lincoln, and the 1846 U.S. Invasion of Mexico,” covers the political decisions and actions that led to what U.S. Grant later called a wicked war.
Posted on Jan 9, 2013 in Books and Movies
The 4-DVD set “Narrow Escapes of World War II” from Athena Learning is the original, uncut UK version of these gripping tales of desperation and courage, and features over an hour of footage not shown when the series ran on The Military Channel in the US.
Posted on Aug 6, 2012 in Books and Movies
‘The Boys of ’67: Charlie Company’s War in Vietnam’ tells the story of a unique military company from its training through its time in Vietnam to its return home and the experiences of the veterans and their families in the years since.