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Hiatus
22 May 2011

We will of necessity be hors de combat for the next few weeks, but we promise to return to action as soon as possible.


Now available from California
21 May 2011

Tubach, Frederic and Sally Patterson Tubach. German Voices: Memories of Life during Hitler's Third Reich. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 2011


Now available from NIP
20 May 2011

Eldridge, Robert D. and Charles W. Tatum. Fighting Spirit: The Memoirs of Major Yoshitaka Horie and the Battle of Iwo Jima. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2011


News to us
19 May 2011

Peter Ingman has just introduced us to Avonmore Books of Australia, publishers of several WWII-related titles, including Zero Hour in Broome: The Untold Story of the Attacks on Northwest Australia in 1942.


Forthcoming from Amber
19 May 2011

Haskew, Michael. The Wehrmacht: The Essential Facts and Figures for the German Armed Forces. Forthcoming from Amber Books in October 2011


Now available from Harper
18 May 2011

Roberts, Andrew. The Storm of War: A New History of the Second World War. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, Inc, 2011


Forthcoming from VM
18 May 2011

Reale, Luigi. Mussolini's Concentration Camps for Civilians: An Insight into the Nature of Fascism. Forthcoming from Vallentine Mitchell Publishers in June 2011


Now available from Canada
17 May 2011

Palasik, Maria. Chess Game for Democracy: Hungary between East and West, 1944-1947. Kingston, Canada: McGill-Queens University, 2011


May we recommend....
17 May 2011

We've updated our Recommended Reading page to include a couple of the hottest new books we think everyone should know about.


Forthcoming from Pennsylvania
16 May 2011

Fischer, Klaus P. Hitler and America. Forthcoming from University of Pennsylvania Press in June 2011


Book review
15 May 2011

Glantz, David M. with Jonathan M. House. The Stalingrad Trilogy, volume 1: To the Gates of Stalingrad: Soviet-German Combat Operations, April-August 1942. Lawrence, KS: University Press of Kansas, 2009

Read our review


Now available from NIP
14 May 2011

Moore, Stephen L. Battle Surface: Lawson P. Red Ramage and the War Patrols of the USS Parche. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 2011


Forthcoming from Murray
13 May 2011

Jones, Michael. Total War: From Stalingrad to Berlin. Forthcoming from John Murray Publishers Ltd in June 2011


News from Singapore
12 May 2011

Our friends in the City of the Merlion tell us National University of Singapore Press has three WWII-related titles scheduled for publication later this year:


Cadman
12 May 2011

We discovered in our mailbox today "Catalogue #116" from T. Cadman WW2 Books of Carmichael, CA. Visit them online or catch them at a West Coast book fair or militaria show.


Now available from Casemate
11 May 2011

Zimm, Alan D. Attack on Pearl Harbor: Strategy, Combat, Myths, Deceptions. Havertown, PA: Casemate, 2011


Forthcoming from Bene Factum
10 May 2011

Ogden, Alan. A Spur Called Courage: SOE Heroes in Italy. Forthcoming from Bene Factum Publishing Ltd in July 2011


Now available from Stackpole
9 May 2011


Book review
8 May 2011

Boer, Peter C. The Loss of Java: The Final Battles for the Possession of Java Fought by Allied Air, Naval and Land Forces in the Period of 18 February - 7 March 1942. Singapore: National University of Singapore Press, 2011

Read our review


Forthcoming from Tattered Flag
7 May 2011

Barber, Murray R. and Michael Keuer. Hitler's Rocket Soldiers: The Men Who Fired the V2s against England. Forthcoming from Tattered Flag in July 2011


Forthcoming from Missouri
6 May 2011

Krehbiel, Nicholas A. General Lewis B. Hershey and Conscientious Objection during World War II. Forthcoming from University of Missouri Press in November 2011


In memoriam
6 May 2011

Many thanks to Ronald Nass for alerting us to the passing of author Richard Holmes, who died on 30 April in the UK.


News from Pen & Sword
5 May 2011

The folks at Pen & Sword continue to keep the printing presses busy. Here are some of their latest releases:


Forthcoming from Florida
4 May 2011

Dunbar, Carol O. Before They Were the Black Sheep: Marine Fighting Squadron VMF-214 and the Battle for the Solomon Islands. Forthcoming from University Press of Florida in October 2011


Now available from UBC
3 May 2011

Delaney, Douglas E. Corps Commander: Five British and Canadian Generals at War, 1939-45. Vancouver, BC: University of British Columbia Press, 2011


Forthcoming from Norton
3 May 2011

Toll, Ian W. Pacific Crucible: War at Sea in the Pacific, 1941-1942. Forthcoming from W.W. Norton & Company, Inc in November 2011


News from Minneapolis
2 May 2011

Zenith Press has now released two new titles devoted to airpower in Europe:


Book review
1 May 2011

Lunde, Henrik O. Hitler's Pre-Emptive War: The Battle for Norway, 1940. Havertown, PA: Casemate, 2009

Read our review

 

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