1. On Aug 02 2018 Schmitty read We Were Soldiers Once...and Young: Ia Drang - the Battle That Changed the War in Vietnam by Harold G. Moore
  2. On Aug 02 2018 Schmitty read Matterhorn: A Novel of the Vietnam War by Karl Marlantes
  3. On Aug 02 2018 Schmitty read Gates of Fire: An Epic Novel of the Battle of Thermopylae by Steven Pressfield and commented:

    My favorite book of all time.

  4. On Aug 02 2018 Schmitty read Platoon Leader - A Memoir of Command in Combat by James McDonough
  5. On Aug 02 2018 Schmitty read Ghost Fleet: A Novel of the Next World War by P. W. Singer
  6. On Aug 02 2018 Schmitty read Once An Eagle by Anton Myrer
  7. On Jul 24 2018 Tom Copeland (USCG) read The Second Machine Age: Work, Progress, and Prosperity in a Time of Brilliant Technologies by Erik Brynjolfsson and commented:

    Interesting thoughts about how technology helps to create winner-takes-all scenarios.

  8. On Jul 20 2018 Tom Copeland (USCG) read Freedom's Forge: How American Business Produced Victory in World War II by Arthur Herman and commented:

    Great stuff! I hadn't realized that the B-29 had so many problems initially. Lots of interesting shipbuilding bits.

  9. On Jul 04 2018 Tom Copeland (USCG) read Superforecasting: The Art and Science of Prediction by Philip E. Tetlock and commented:

    Good bits here about how to establish baselines for making predictions.

  10. On Jun 29 2018 Tom Copeland (USCG) read Good Strategy Bad Strategy: The Difference and Why It Matters by Richard Rumelt and commented:

    This is a wonderful little book - great anecdotes, lively writing, and a straightforward message about the difference between strategy and goals.

  11. On Jun 12 2018 Seth Martell read Strategy by B. H. Liddell Hart
  12. On Jun 12 2018 Seth Martell read All the Shah's Men: An American Coup and the Roots of Middle East Terror by Stephen Kinzer
  13. On Jun 12 2018 Seth Martell read Meditations by Marcus Aurelius
  14. On Jun 12 2018 Seth Martell read We Were Soldiers Once...and Young: Ia Drang - the Battle That Changed the War in Vietnam by Harold G. Moore
  15. On Jun 12 2018 Seth Martell read Scipio Africanus: Rome's Greatest General by Richard A. Gabriel