Wednesday, December 12 2007
Atkinson's earlier work, An Army at Dawn, won the Pulitzer Prize for history in 2003, and, if anything, The Day of Battle is even more engrossing.
Sunday, October 14 2007
In the inimitable manner that the famously ambitious author constructed his first sort, The Coldest Winter comes at you not like one but two of the actual tanks that rumble across its pages.
Sunday, September 30 2007
The Vietnam experience invades Halberstam's account of the Korean War.
Thursday, April 26 2007
Van Creveld shows that all the U.S. military's technological prowess hasn't helped much in the current war, and in fact often helps distance its soldiers from the conflict they should be waging.