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This book represents a compelling and thoughtful examination of the horrors of war and man's inhumanity to man. (Theodore B. Feldman, MD JAMA) In a review, I cannot do justice to the book's philosophically and psychologically complex, sometimes tortured, but invariably stimulating arguments.
(Stanley J. Morse PsycCRITIQUES) Powerful and painful Cited by: Garnered from the memoirs, letters, and diaries of common soldiers as well as officers, this vivid and gripping volume of eyewitness history offers firsthand accounts of the engagements that bloodied battlefields in Europe and America during the French Revolutionary War, the Napoleonic Wars, and the War of /5(2).
"Both heartbreaking and sharply funny Cher Ami and Major Whittlesey is brilliant and surprising at every turn."—Rebecca Makkai, Pulitzer finalist for The Great Believers A heart-tugging and gorgeously written novel based on the incredible true story of a WWI messenger pigeon and the soldiers whose lives she forever altered, from the author of Lillian Boxfish Takes a : Penguin Publishing Group.
This book puts a greater focus on this later aspect and allows the soldiers themselves the opportunity to recount the horror, the mundane and the friendship This gave a chronological insight into how the war was fought and the events that thrust it along in unparalleled death and destruction/5.
Our foremost military historian offers us a compelling and at times terrifying account of what it means to be a contemporary soldier. In this remarkable book, Richard Holmes draws on the testimonies of the soldiers of the Princess of Wales Royal Regiment to capture in vivid detail the average soldier's day-to-day experience of war/5.
Winner American Fiction Best Book Awards and Readers' Favorite Book Awards SOLDIERS OF FREEDOM is the true story of the War in Western Europe and the final Allied struggle to conquer Nazi story is told through the eyes of William McBurney, a tank gunner in the st Tank Battalion, the first African-American tank unit in U.S.
history; dynamic General George S. Reviews: It might seem weird to recommend a book of fiction on this list, but smarter people than I — and many actual soldiers — have all raved about the accuracy and poignancy of this book.
It is perhaps the clearest and best book written on the Spartans who fought the Persians (and sacrificed themselves) at Thermopylae. A well written, thoroughly-researched book on World War II soldiers dealing with racism before, during, and after the war. My main gripe with the book is that, despite billing itself as a book telling the story of the th Barrage Ballon Battalion (an all black unit and the first/only of its kind to see action on D-Day), the book spends /5(64).
Thirteen Soldiers: A Personal History of Americans at War (styled 13 Soldiers on the front cover) is a book by United States Senator John McCain and his frequent collaborator and former staff member Mark Salter.
(Unlike their previous books, with this one Salter has a Publisher: Simon & Schuster. Trained to kill: soldiers at war User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Before his death inpsychiatrist Nadelson counseled troubled Vietnam veterans, and this book is a summation of his sessions.
Elaborating on the Robert E. Lee quote, "It is well that war is so Read full review. Start your review of Trained to Kill: Soldiers at War. GENERALLY I READ THE ARABIC TRANSLATION BUT OF COURSE IT ISN'T THE ISSUE, I THINK THAT IT IS A VERY IMPORTANT BOOK TO UNDERSTAND NOT ONLY WAR AND SOLDIERS BUT ALSO TO SAIL IN MAN'S PSYCHOLOGY.
flag Like see review. Korey Schneider rated it liked it /5. Soldiers At War is turn-based, squad-level combat with the heroism and drama of a good World War II movie. Players lead a squad of eight men through a hair-raising campaign of 18 linked scenarios.
Experience D-Day and the assault on Monte Cassino/5(8). This book fulfills its promise of revealing what Sherman describes as “the moral weight of war that individual soldiers carry on their shoulders and don’t usually talk about.” It is an unflinching look beyond the veil of modern warriors who try to reconstruct their ideals and their lives.
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He focused on ones who lived through 1) the Tet offensive, 2) the siege at Khe Sahn, 3) the battle of the Ia Drang Valley, 4) the air war /5. Read Full Description. Soldiers at War is one of SSI's last published games, a valiant attempt to capture the feel of WWII in a squad-level game similar to X-COM.
The game is a superior sequel of Wages of War and earlier game in the same vein, also developed by Random Games. Tim Chown of Games Domain says it all about this good underdog that is marred by a cumbersome interface: "The game's.
The Things They Carried () is a collection of linked short stories by American novelist Tim O'Brien, about a platoon of American soldiers fighting on the ground in the Vietnam third book about the war, it is based upon his experiences as a soldier in the 23rd Infantry Division.
O'Brien generally refrains from political debate and discourse regarding the Vietnam War. War effects more than just soldiers. Innocent men and women, children, and entire families are often eaten whole by conflict. Anne Frank and her family were not immune to Nazi Germany’s genocidal violence, but the young girl’s writings about her own experience hiding in an office in Amsterdam have managed to endure.
A fascinating look at the day-to-day life of German soldiers, this is a book not about war but about men. It will be vitally important for anyone interested in World War II, German history, or the experiences of common soldiers throughout the world.5/5(3).
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“The first great book on war in all its aspects, and still one of the best.” On War () by Carl von Clausewitz “On War represents the most ambitious effort ever made by a theorist of human conflict to systematize war and understand it for what it is.” “Absolutely essential for understanding the human phenomenon of war.”.
Only one of the three main characters in this book, set in and around the Korean War, is actually a soldier, but the ravages of war are spread easily between a woman caring for orphans (whose parents were murdered in Manchuria), a refugee girl she tends to (who loses her twin siblings) and Hector, an American GI.
Soldiers are genuinely torn by the feelings of war — they desire raw revenge at times, though they wish they wanted a nobler justice; they feel pride and. The fourth book is a very famous book, perhaps the most famous recent book on the philosophy of war.
That’s right. It’s Michael Walzer’s Just and Unjust Wars, which was published in This is the most famous of the twentieth century works on the philosophy of war. It’s a fantastic book.
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User Review - Flag as inappropriate Great book for research, but too bad many crucial pages are missing. For instance, I was looking for a list of NC soldiers killed in the war, and the list ends with the C's (page ); it also jumps around from page to and then from to Reviews: 1.
Whether they knew it at the time, the wounded servicemen the author met at the 3rd Field Hospital outside of Saigon were the spirit of America. Winners all, they were not then suckers, losers. Das, an English literature scholar, shows how the war affected Indian soldiers and the society they came from by providing, to quote the author’s intention, “a book about memory and feeling”.
This book is the very best summary of the stupidity of the Afghan war and also a well written study of the emotional make up of courageous soldiers and what makes them psychologically tick. Junger is embedded with a group of soldiers in a valley near s: Soldiers At War.
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Out of ammo, grab your enemy's weapon. Rifles too loud, use a knife. I especially like the fact that your soldiers are given promotions /5.Three Soldiers. John Dos Passos’s Three Soldiers is known for its bold realist depiction of war. Passos was an ambulance driver during the war, and his experience at war affected his political views for his entire life.
F. Scott Fitzgerald described this novel as the “first war book by an American which is worthy of serious notice.”.