Recent Reads: Non-fiction

I wanted to do this post of mini-reviews on some of the non-fiction books I have been reading lately. I try to read two or more non-fiction books a month. I have a massive collection of books I need to read and non-fiction is a big part of that. 1. Rating: 5/5 Summary: (x) This … Continue reading Recent Reads: Non-fiction

Spearhead: An American Tank Gunner, His Enemy, and a Collision of Lives In World War II by Adam Makos

Rating: 5/5 Summary: (x) My Thoughts: Adam Makos is one of my favorite writers on WWII. This book was amazing and well detailed. His books are always hard to put down and this one was the same. I have not read much on the third Armored Division so this helped me learn more. My goal … Continue reading Spearhead: An American Tank Gunner, His Enemy, and a Collision of Lives In World War II by Adam Makos

Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War by Mark Harris

Rating: 5/5 Summary: (x) My Thoughts: I have not reviewed a military history book in a while even though I read about 3 a month. This book is the basis for the netflix documentary series which I highly recommend. It focuses on five film makers who went into combat zones to film propaganda films for … Continue reading Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War by Mark Harris

Airborne: The Combat Story of Ed Shames of Easy Company by Ian Gardner

Rating: 5/5 Summary: (x) My Thoughts: This was one of the last books I had to read related to band of brothers. I enjoyed reading it and learning more. It was informative and so interesting to read. Shames appeared in the series and learning there was a book on him made me excited. He is … Continue reading Airborne: The Combat Story of Ed Shames of Easy Company by Ian Gardner

The Filthy Thirteen by by Richard Killblane, Jake McNiece

Summary: (x) Rating: 5/5 My thoughts: It has been a while since I reviewed any military history books. I read on average 3 of those a month and I want to start reviewing them again.  Those and young adult are the two biggest genres of books I read.  This book was interesting and on a … Continue reading The Filthy Thirteen by by Richard Killblane, Jake McNiece

No Greater Valor: The Siege of Bastogne and the Miracle That Sealed Allied Victory by Jerome R. Corsi

Rating: 5/5 Summary: (x) My Thoughts:      I have not reviewed a military history book in a while so I thought I would review this one. This was a random buy for me  I saw it was on Bastogne and thought okay I will give this a read. I have read a bunch on Bastogne … Continue reading No Greater Valor: The Siege of Bastogne and the Miracle That Sealed Allied Victory by Jerome R. Corsi