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Book Review: war {n} pieces

Leo Jenkins has done it again. Jenkins, a former Army Ranger medic turned writer/poet/artist, has authored and co-authored several books of both prose...

Book Review: Forever War

Forever War is Kate Gaskin’s first published poetry compilation and the winner of the 2018 Pamet River Prize. While this...

Book Review: Where They Meet

  Where They Meet is a brilliant collection of poems by one of OAF’s own—the hard hitting, word slinging Cokie Actual.  The duality I...

Book Review: War and Peace

I can’t help but wonder how many reviews of War and Peace there are. Given the book’s popularity, there are probably more takes on...

Book Review: All the Shah’s Men

In light of recent events, and the constant evolution of US-Iranian tensions, understanding their origins should be a priority for military leaders and...

Book Review: The War Makes Everyone Lonely

Many in our (relatively) small veteran community may be wondering at the sudden upsurge of poetry in our midst. Great names familiar to us...

Book Review – Call Sign Chaos: Learning to Lead

Full disclosure: I couldn’t wait for this book to come out. I bought the hard copy on pre-order, and on Audible the second I could....

Book Review – A Time to Betray

The strained relationship between America and Iran would have been a surprise to citizens of both nations a short few decades ago. Our former...

Book Review – A Splendid Savage: The Restless Life of Frederick...

I am a complete history nut.  My undergraduate degree was in history, and I spend a significant amount of my free time reading history...

“TRIBE” BOOK REVIEW

Full disclosure, I'm a Sebastian Junger fan. I enjoyed "Perfect Storm", "War", "Restrepo" and "Korengal." If you're reading this then chances are you may...

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