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Review: Atlas of WWII

By on December 7, 2018

Today, on the anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor, I have an excellent resource for those of us interested in learning more about WWII. I recently reviewed National…

Atlas of WWII Book Cover Atlas of WWII
National Geographic
October 23, 2018
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Review: The Allies

By on November 20, 2018

Story: The Allies by Winston Groom looks at the lives of the leaders of the three largest Allied forces of WWII. The opening chapters follow Winston Churchill’s rise through…

The Allies: Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin, and the Unlikely Alliance that Won World War II Book Cover The Allies: Churchill, Roosevelt, Stalin, and the Unlikely Alliance that Won World War II
Winston Groom
National Geographic
November 13, 2018

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Review: Visual Atlas of the World

By on November 6, 2018

When was the last time you used a physical, printed map? No zooming in and out, no street view, no search boxes. I absolutely love geography and the physical…

Visual Atlas of the World, 2nd Edition: Fully Revised and Updated
National Geographic Society
National Geographic Society
September 19, 2017

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Review: Evergreen Tidings from the Baumgartners

By on October 17, 2018

Story: Violet Baumgartner has worked her entire life to keep her family’s reputation spotless and shares each year with friends and family via the annual holiday letter. When one…

Evergreen Tidings from the Baumgartners Book Cover Evergreen Tidings from the Baumgartners
Gretchen Anthony
Park Row
October 16, 2018

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Review: When the Men Were Gone

By on October 10, 2018

Story: When the Men Were Gone by Marjorie Herrara Lewis is based on the true story of Tylene Wilson. Tylene has faced many different forms of loss throughout her life,…

When the Men Were Gone Book Cover When the Men Were Gone
Marjorie Herrera Lewis
William Morrow
October 2, 2018