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Posted on Jan 21, 2009 in Books and Movies

Wired for War – Book Review

Twenty-first century technology is increasing at a rapid place, especially on today's battlefields. P.W. Singer's book Wired for War explains the hows and whys of the robotics revolution in warfare. An Armchair General review.

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Posted on Dec 16, 2008 in Books and Movies

Dying for Saint-Lo – Book Review

This review of Dying for Saint Lo: Hedgerow Hell, July 1944, says the book breaks two weeks of fighting into day-by-day accounts, relying heavily on first-person accounts, unit reports and historical records.

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Posted on Nov 20, 2008 in Books and Movies

11 Days in December – Book Review

This review says 11 Days in December by Stanley Weintraub is not your typical retelling of the Battle of the Bulge. By focusing on the 1944 Christmas holiday as experienced by soldiers on both sides, it gives a humanistic view inside a violent event.

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