Michigan War Studies Review
Reviews, surveys, original essays, and commentary in the field of military studies.
War is the father of all and the king of all, and some he shows as gods, others as men;
some he makes slaves, others free. — Heracleitus

The Michigan War Studies Review (reference abbreviation MiWSR) publishes book reviews, literature surveys, original essays, commentary, and other material in the field of military studies, with a purview extending from antiquity to the present. Subscription is gratis. Publishers desiring to have books reviewed in MiWSR should contact the editor.

LC ISSN: 1930-045x
2023 Volume
Confederate Conscription and the Struggle for Southern Soldiers 2023-006
Confederate Conscription and the Struggle for Southern Soldiers
By John M. Sacher
A review by Bill Backus
The Left-Armed Corps: Writings by Amputee Civil War Veterans 2023-005
The Left-Armed Corps: Writings by Amputee Civil War Veterans
By Allison M. Johnson
A review by James Marten
A Military History of Texas 2023-004
A Military History of Texas
By Loyd Uglow
A review by James Pruitt
The Kill Chain: Defending America in the Future of High-Tech Warfare 2023-003
The Kill Chain: Defending America in the Future of High-Tech Warfare
By Christian Brose
A review by Willard Hunter
A Machine Gunner's War: From Normandy to Victory with the 1st Infantry Division in World War II 2023-002
A Machine Gunner's War: From Normandy to Victory with the 1st Infantry Division in World War II
By Ernest Albert Andrews Jr. and David B. Hurt
A review by James R. Smither
True Blue: White Unionists in the Deep South during the Civil War and Reconstruction 2023-001
True Blue: White Unionists in the Deep South during the Civil War and Reconstruction
By Clayton J. Butler
A review by Douglas R. Egerton
2022 Volume
The Road to The Road to Dien Bien Phu: A History of the First War for Vietnam 2022-114
The Road to The Road to Dien Bien Phu: A History of the First War for Vietnam
By Christopher Goscha
A review by Daniel R. Hart
Hymns of the Republic: The Story of the Final Year of the American Civil War 2022-112
Hymns of the Republic: The Story of the Final Year of the American Civil War
By S.C. Gwynne
A review by Benjamin J. Lyman
The Bomber Mafia: A Dream, a Temptation, and the Longest Night of the Second World War 2022-111
The Bomber Mafia: A Dream, a Temptation, and the Longest Night of the Second World War
By Malcolm Gladwell
A review by Thomas G. Palaima and Al Martinich
The Islamic State in Africa: The Emergence, Evolution, and Future of the Next Jihadist Battlefront 2022-110
The Islamic State in Africa: The Emergence, Evolution, and Future of the Next Jihadist Battlefront
By Jason Warner, Ryan O'Farrell, Heni Nsabia, and Ryan Cummings
A review by Christopher Griffin
Animal Histories of the Civil War Era 2022-108
Animal Histories of the Civil War Era
Ed. Earl J. Hess
A review by Michael Burns
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