Stephen Ambrose Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Contemporary Literary Criticism)

CRITICISM

Apple, R. W. “Beyond Damnation or Defense.” New York Times Book Review (12 November 1989): 1.

Review of Nixon: The Triumph of a Politician, 1962-1972.

Barrett, Laurence I. “Martyr or Machiavelli?” Time (6 November 1989): 100.

Review of Nixon: The Triumph of a Politician, 1962-1972.

Betty, Mary Lou. “The Fifties and Ike.” Humanities 18, No. 5 (September-October 1997): 8.

Ambrose discusses the Eisenhower era and his relationship with the former president.

Bliven, Naomi. “Ike.” New Yorker (1 July 1985): 95-7.

Bliven offers a favorable evaluation of Eisenhower: The President.

Blumenthal, Sidney. “The Primal Republican.” New York Times Book Review (24 November 1991): 3.

Review of Nixon: Ruin and Recovery, 1973-1990.

d'Este, Carlo. “Put Out More Flags.” New York Times Book Review (21 December 1997): 10.

Review of Citizen Soldiers.

Hymel, Kevin. Review of Comrades, by Stephen Ambrose. Military History 17, No. 1 (April 2000): 68.

Offers positive assessment of Comrades.

Jones, Malcolm Jr. “From Sea to Shining Sea.” Newsweek (19 February 1996): 70.

Review of Undaunted Courage.

Josephy, Alvin M. Jr. “Giants in the Earth.” New York Times Book Review (10 March 1996): p. 9.

Review of Undaunted Courage.

Kisor, Henry. “Working on the Railroad.” New York Times Book Review (17 September 2000): 8.

Review of Nothing Like It in the World.

Patterson, James T. “The World of Richard Nixon.” Reviews in American History 18, No. 3 (September 1990): 414-8.

Review of Nixon: The Triumph of a Politician, 1962-1972.

Reardon, Patrick. “‘Pegasus Bridge’ Tells the Human Side of War.” Chicago Tribune (24 March 1985): C36.

Reardon offers a positive assessment of Pegasus Bridge.

Sheppard, R. Z. “Blood, Sweat, and Guile.” Time (2 October 2000): 95.

Review of Nothing Like It in the World.

———. “Profiles in Courage.” Time (24 November 1997): 108.

Review of Citizen Soldiers.

Sherrill, Robert. “The Strange Career of Richard Nixon.” Washington Post Book World (12 November 1989): 1, 13.

Review of Nixon: The Triumph of a Politician, 1962-1972.

Summers, Harry G., Jr. “The Men of Company E.” New York Times Book Review (6 September 1992): 11.

Review of Band of Brothers.

Trevelyan, Raleigh. “Telling It Like It Is.” New York Times Book Review (29 May 1994): 1.

Review of D-Day, June 6, 1944.

Tripp, Nathaniel. “The Men Who Beat Hitler.” New York Times Book Review (22 November 1998): 14.

Review of The Victors.

Walton, David. “Byrds Out, Chippewas In.” New York Times Book Review (14 November 1999): 24.

Review of Witness to America.

Additional coverage of Ambrose's life and career is contained in the following sources published by the Gale Group: Contemporary Authors, Vols. 1-4R; Contemporary Authors New Revision Series, Vols. 3, 43, 57, 83; Something About the Author, Vol. 40; and Literature Resource Center.