The Battle of Midway. Nuclear Accidents. The War of 1812. Americans in the Battle of Britain. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar? Jar Jar Binks?! Why, it's a new episode of the History Bomb! Join us as we review six books that we feel our listeners should take a look at!
Litt, Paul, and R. F. Williamson. Death at Snake Hill: Secrets from a War of 1812 Cemetery. Toronto: Dundurn Press, 1993.
Schlosser, Eric. Command and Control: Nuclear Weapons, the Damascus Accident, and the Illusion of Safety. Penguin Press, 2013.
Mrazek, Robert J. A Dawn like Thunder: The True Story of Torpedo Squadron Eight. New York, NY: Little, Brown and, 2008.
Kershaw, Alex. The Few: The American "Knights of the Air" Who Risked Everything to Save Britain in the Summer of 1940. Da Capo Press, 2013.
Jabbar, Kareem, and Anthony Walton. Brothers in Arms: The Epic Story of the 761st Tank Battalion, WWII's Forgotten Heroes. New York: Broadway Books, 2004.
Salvatore, R. A. Star Wars, Episode II: Attack of the Clones. New York: Del Rey, 2002.