Volume 72, Number 2, April 2008

Table of Contents

From: The Journal of Military History

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Max Jähns and the Writing of Military History in Imperial Germany

pp. 345-370
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The Politics of Remembrance: The Gold Star Mothers’ Pilgrimage and America’s Fading Memory of the Great War

pp. 371-411
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Dresden 1945: Reality, History, and Memory

pp. 413-450
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Across the Yalu: Rules of Engagement and the Communist Air Sanctuary during the Korean War

pp. 451-476
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Learning with an Ally: The U.S. Army and the Bundeswehr in the Cold War

pp. 477-508
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Strategic Surprise or Fundamental Flaws? The Sources of Israel’s Military Defeat at the Beginning of the 1973 War

pp. 509-530
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Notes and Comments

Notes and Comments: Embellishing Omaha Beach

pp. 531-534
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Book Reviews

Hiroshima in History: The Myths of Revisionism (review)

pp. 535-539
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War Crimes and Just War (review)

pp. 540-541
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Prisoners of War: A Reference Handbook (review)

pp. 542-543
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What is Military History? (review)

pp. 543-544
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A Military History of Modern China: From the Manchu Conquest to Tian’anmen Square (review)

pp. 544-545
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The Archaeology of Warfare: Prehistories of Raiding and Conquest (review)

pp. 546-547
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Spies of the Bible: Espionage in Israel from the Exodus to the Bar Kokhba Revolt (review)

pp. 547-549
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Warfare in the Ancient Near East to 1600 BC: Holy Warriors at the Dawn of History (review)

pp. 549-550
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Per La Storia Militare del Mondo Antico: Prospettive retrospettive (review)

pp. 550-551
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Alexander the Great (review)

pp. 551-552
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Rome’s Gothic Wars: From the Third Century to Alaric (review)

pp. 553-554
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War in Late Antiquity: A Social History (review)

pp. 554-555
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Guerra en Šarq Al’andalus: Las batallas cidianas de Morella (1084) y Cuarte (1094) (review)

pp. 556-557
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The Trial of Joan of Arc (review)

pp. 557-558
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Special Operations in the Age of Chivalry, 1100-1550, and: Medieval Mercenaries: The Business of War (review)

pp. 559-560
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North American Indigenous Warfare and Ritual Violence (review)

pp. 561-562
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Politique, guerre et fortification au Grand Siècle. Lettres de Louvois à Louis XIV (review)

pp. 562-563
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Revolutionary War Almanac (review)

pp. 563-565
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“That Ever Loyal Island”: Staten Island and the American Revolution (review)

pp. 565-566
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Lewis & Clark and the Indian Country: The Native American Perspective (review)

pp. 566-568
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Oliver Hazard Perry: Honor, Courage, and Patriotism in the Early U.S. Navy (review)

pp. 568-569
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1812: War with America (review)

pp. 569-571
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The Eagle’s Last Triumph: Napoleon’s Victory at Ligny, June 1815 (review)

pp. 571-572
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Civil War Leadership and Mexican War Experience (review)

pp. 573-574
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To Rescue My Native Land: The Civil War Letters of William T. Shepherd, First Illinois Light Artillery (review)

pp. 575-576
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“My Brave Mechanics”: The First Michigan Engineers and Their Civil War (review)

pp. 576-577
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Jeb Stuart and the Confederate Defeat at Gettysburg (review)

pp. 578-579
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Trench Warfare Under Grant and Lee: Field Fortifications in the Overland Campaign (review)

pp. 579-580
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Policing the Great Plains: Rangers, Mounties, and the North American Frontier, 1875-1910 (review)

pp. 581-582
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Imagining Future War: The West's Technological Revolution and Visions of Wars to Come, 1880-1914 (review)

pp. 582-584
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Russia and Iran in the Great Game: Travelogues and Orientalism (review)

pp. 584-586
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Sea Power Ashore and in the Air (review)

pp. 586-587
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A Companion to International History 1900-2001 (review)

pp. 587-588
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Savage Century: Back to Barbarism (review)

pp. 588-589
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The Echo of Battle: The U.S. Army's Way of War (review)

pp. 589-590
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Amphibious Assault: Manoeuvre from the Sea. From Gallipoli to the Gulf - A Definitive Analysis (review)

pp. 590-591
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Wars of Latin America, 1899-1941 (review)

pp. 592-593
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Empires of Intelligence: Security Services and Colonial Disorder after 1914 (review)

pp. 593-594
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The Imperial War Museum Book of 1914: The Men Who Went to War, and: The World War I Reader (review)

pp. 595-596
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The Good Soldier : The Biography of Douglas Haig (review)

pp. 596-597
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America and World War I: A Selected Annotated Bibliography of English-Language Sources (review)

pp. 597-598
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Rehearsals: The German Army in Belgium, August 1914 (review)

pp. 598-599
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To the Limits of Endurance: A Battalion of Marines in the Great War (review)

p. 600
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Friends Or Foes? The United States & Soviet Russia, 1921-1941 (review)

pp. 601-602
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Midway Inquest: Why the Japanese Lost the Battle of Midway (review)

pp. 602-604
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Carrier Battles: Command Decision in Harm’s Way (review)

pp. 604-605
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Women of Valor: The Rochambelles on the WWII Front (review)

pp. 605-606
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The Normandy Campaign: Sixty Years On (review)

pp. 607-608
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Taught to Kill: An American Boy’s War from the Ardennes to Berlin (review)

pp. 608-609
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Alamo in the Ardennes: The Untold Story of the American Soldiers who Made the Defense of Bastogne Possible (review)

pp. 609-610
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Partners in Command: George Marshall and Dwight Eisenhower in War and Peace (review)

pp. 610-611
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Camus at Combat: Writing 1944-1947 (review)

pp. 611-612
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The First Vietnam War: Colonial Conflict and Cold War Series (review)

pp. 613-614
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Mind Wars: Brain Research and National Defense (review)

pp. 614-616
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Learning to Love the Bomb: Canada’s Nuclear Weapons During the Cold War (review)

pp. 616-617
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The Korean War: The Essential Bibliography (review)

p. 618
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The War That Never Ends: New Perspectives on the Vietnam War (review)

pp. 619-620
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US Special Forces and Counterinsurgency in Vietnam: Military Innovation and Institutional Failure, 1961-1963 (review)

pp. 620-622
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Red Star Rogue: the Untold Story of a Soviet Submarine’s Nuclear Strike Attempt on the U.S. (review)

pp. 622-623
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Powerful and Brutal Weapons: Nixon, Kissinger, and the Easter Offensive (review)

pp. 623-624
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From Détente to the Soviet Collapse: The Cold War from 1975 to 1991 (review)

pp. 624-625
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Malvinas: la odisea del submarino Santa Fe (review)

pp. 625-626
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Clausewitz & Contemporary War, and: Clausewitz’s On War: A Biography (review)

pp. 627-628
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Clausewitz and America: Strategic Thought and Practice from Vietnam to Iraq (review)

pp. 628-629
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Koran, Kalashnikov, and Laptop: The Neo-Taliban Insurgency in Afghanistan (review)

p. 630
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300 (review)

pp. 631-632
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Books Received

Books Received

pp. 634-640
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Recent Journal Articles

Recent Journal Articles

pp. 641-644
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