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Book Review: Neptune’s Inferno

Neptune’s Inferno The U.S. Navy at Guadalcanal By James D. Hornfischer. 516 pp. Random House, 2011. $30. In the cauldron of the 1942 Guadalcanal Campaign, the role of the U.S. Navy’s surface...
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Flying High With Heroes in the Sky

The aviation-themed massively multiplayer game Heroes in the Sky promises to steal your time, whether you have only 10 minutes to dabble or a whole day to immerse yourself in its world. Based on the...
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Movie: Winter in Wartime

Winter in Wartime (Oorlogswinter) Directed by Martin Koolhoven. 2008; opens in the U.S. March 18, 2011. 103 minutes. Black and white, with subtitles. January 1945: the heart of what the Dutch call...
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Two Comprehensive Volumes on the Battle of Norway

The German Invasion of Norway April 1940 By Geirr H. Haarr. 474 pp. Naval Institute Press, 2009. $49.95. The Battle for Norway April-June 1940 By Geirr H. Haarr. 458 pp. Naval Institute Press, 2009....
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Game Review: World of Tanks

Last summer, the strategy developer Wargaming.net introduced gamers to the beta preview of their World War II–era multiplayer online tank combat shooter, World of Tanks. Smoothly combining the...