2008 National Book Award Finalists in Non-Fiction

First, I’ve added The National Book Foundation to my links (look under “Books” header on right nav bar. Second, I noticed several history and military-relevant titles on the 2008 National Book Award Finalist list for non-fiction. My congratulations to all of the finalists. Drew Gilpin Faust This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil […]

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This Republic of Suffering: Death and the American Civil War

Pamela Cortland at Alfred A. Knopf Publishing (an imprint of the Knopf Publishing Group at Random House) has given me the opportunity to review on Wig Wags what looks like a fascinating book. I should have it in hand by early next week but wanted to go ahead and make a quick comment. Format: Hardcover, 368 pages On […]

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