Daily Archives: October 17, 2017


My father used to love telling a story about the high point of his career as a thespian in school plays, when he played a character whose only line was “Me too.”  Although he did not consider himself a great … Continue reading

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A Modest Proposal For The Explanation Of Biblical Symbols

Over the course of the Feast of Tabernacles, one of my friends in my local church congregation sent me an e-mail request asking if I would take it upon myself to write a complete explanation of biblical symbols from the … Continue reading

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Non-Book Review: U.S. Military Operations: Law, Policy, And Practice

U.S. Military Operations:  Law, Policy, And Practice, edited by Geoffrey S. Corn, Rachel E. VanLandingham, and Shane R. Reeves When I requested this particular book as a possibility, I wondered if anyone else would choose it.  When reading books like … Continue reading

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Non-Book Review: The Parent’s Guide To The U.S. Navy

The Parent’s Guide To The U.S. Navy, by Thomas J. Cutler It’s been a while since I have been able to review books for the Naval Historical Review [1], because my work schedule usually leaves me requesting books to review … Continue reading

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