Book Reviews

Reviews of books by MWSA members. Reviews appear in reverse chronological order, with the most recent review posted appearing first.
Note: Some older reviews are being reposted to this site and those will appear out of order.

B. A. R. MAN Browning Automatic Rifle Man

Not everyone comes home to a heroes parade. Read this compelling true story of a Korean War POW.

B. A. R. MAN Browning Automatic Rifle Man
by Clyde Hoch
Book Category: History
Reviewed by: jim greenwald

ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): B00DX6YDCO

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Hoch, Clyde

Good Night Captain Mama: Buenas Noches Capitán Mamá

Helping children deal with the result of separation in deployment/military service. Excellent aid in teaching coping skills.

Good Night Captain Mama: Buenas Noches Capitán Mamá
by Graciela Tiscareno-Sato
Book Category: Children Under 12
Reviewed by: jim greenwald

ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 0983476039

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Tiscareno-Sato, Graciela

Wings of Love and War: A Novel of Adventure, Romance and Courage

We enter the war "Pearl Harbor" and life in the 40's changes forever, follow Bobby in love, life, and his demise in this flashback novel.

Wings of Love and War: A Novel of Adventure, Romance and Courage
by Patrick E. Taylor
Book Category: Historical Fiction
Reviewed by: Lee Boyland

ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 0989157105

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Taylor, Patrick E.

Memoirs of an Outlaw: Life in the Sandbox

The real life story of a young man's experiences in the US Marine Corps during these turbulent times of international warfare in the "sandbox". Gritty, humorous at times, and enlightening.

Memoirs of an Outlaw: Life in the Sandbox
by Robert M. Tanner III
Book Category: History
Reviewed by: E. Franklin Evans

ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 1477406395

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Tanner, Robert

Back to Vietnam: Tours of the Heart

“The war was long ago. I am glad that you survived. We can now be brothers.” These words, spoken by countless Vietnamese to the authors, form the core of Back to Vietnam.

Back to Vietnam: Tours of the Heart
by R. Bruce Logan & Elaine Head
Book Category: Memoir
Reviewed by: B. N. Peacock

ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): B00DELLH4A

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Logan, R. Bruce
Head, Elaine

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