Tag Archive for War

Whose side are you on?! (Hillary on Libya)

Wow, how much things change, how much they stay the same. Doesn’t Hillary sound a great deal like George W. Bush in the months following 9/11? At that time and for years afterwards he was excoriated by the political left…

Dave Ross Nails Obama on Libya & The WPR

I’m not a Dave Ross fan, though I regularly hear his brief daily commentaries on WHAM 1180 radio. (pic via AP) Yesterday was his piece on Obama in Libya, most definitely worth 90 seconds of your time. (listen to it…

Book Review: The Fall of Berlin 1945

In January I wrapped-up Beevor’s Stalingrad: The Fateful Siege. Beevor’s The Fall of Berlin 1945 picks-up pretty much right after Stalingrad. Here are the details: # Title: The Fall of Berlin 1945 # Author: Antony Beevor # Hardcover: 512 pages…

Book Review: The Gun by C. J. Chivers

This is a look at The Gun by C.J. Chivers. Book Details * Hardcover: 496 pages * Publisher: Simon & Schuster; First Edition edition (October 12, 2010) * ISBN-10: 0743270762 I first learned of the book after seeing review and…

Quick Book Review: AK47: The Story Of A Gun

Micheal Hodges’ Ak-47: the Story of a Gun was not what I expected. I was prepared for a detailed account of what Mikhail Kalashnikov went through while designing his eponymous and famous gun, the AK47 [similar to the Gatling book].…