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.

Above All

While many soldiers are packing up and heading home, the men of Red Platoon are breaking all the rules to seek out hot zones and hot romps with beautiful nurses - no matter what the cost.

Above All
by John W. Huffman
Book Category: Historical Fiction
Reviewed by: Sandra Miller Linhart

ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 145159285X

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Huffman, John W.

This Is What Hell Looks Like

Stuart Allan Steinberg takes a look at the actions of his youth as an EOD specialist, he looks at the actions taken of a war he seemed to avoid after doing his duty. In doing so he spent time with these demons of his youth and developed PTSD while becoming addicted to alcohol and drugs. This memoir was his therapy in telling his story.

This Is What Hell Looks Like
by Stuart Allan Steinberg
Book Category: Memoir
Reviewed by: Dick Geschke

ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): ASIN: B00EP6B5TK

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Steinberg, Allen Stuart


Hrebik, a Marine himself, tells the story of an ordinary man who lived extraordinary things as a young Naval officer in the most challenging times and as a loving husband, doting father and talented lawyer.

Walter Goes to War - WWII
by Dick Hrebik
Book Category: Biography
Reviewed by: Ron Camarda

ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 1935766856

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Hrebik, Dick