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.

The Devil's Garden: A War Crimes Investigator's Story

An inside look at the sinister side of war. Cencich describes in first hand detail the efforts to bring to justice the criminals from the Bosnia War.

The Devil's Garden: A War Crimes Investigator's Story
by John R. Cencich
Book Category: Memoir
Reviewed by: jim greenwald

ISBN (links go to the MWSA Amazon store): 1612341721

Author(s) Mentioned: 
Cencich, John R.

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

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