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Stonewall of the West: Book Review

Some might ask why I am reviewing a book that was first published over 20 years ago.  The answer is simple: it has withstood the test of time. Stonewall of the West is a fine biography of Patrick Cleburne, who was arguably the best division commander in the Army...

Johnsonville : Book Review

This book tells the story of the Union supply depot at Johnsonville, Tennessee, and the battle that nearly destroyed it in November, 1864. Dr. Jerry Wooten has written the most thorough account to date of the establishment of the depot on the Tennessee River, its...

We’re Back!!

Just a quick word to let everyone know that the Shop will be back up and operating again in a few days. There are new publishers, new books, and some great prices on sale books. I’ll have more to say as the time approaches, so stay tuned.

Update

Thanks to a recent trip to France, to visit World War I sites from the Somme to Verdun, I can once again recommend Richard Rubin’s book Back Over There.  During my ramblings, I met some of the people and saw many of the places he writes about. This book is not...

Back Over There : Featured

With the centennial of American involvement in World War I upon us, there has been a surge of interest in both the war and the scenes of the fighting. For anyone planning a visit to France and the Western Front of World War I, this book is an excellent choice.  It is...