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Gerard, Philip. “The Great American War Novels.” World and I 10 (June, 1995): 54-63. Gerard notes that World War II was “the last public event that defined a generation of novelists. . . .” In this essay, he looks at the works of many of them, including Wouk’s The Caine Mutiny. Although Gerard does not address The Winds of War directly, his comments can be extended to Wouk’s other war novels.
Mazzeno, Laurence W. Herman Wouk. New York: Twayne, 1994. A collection of critical essays that explores various aspects of the works of Herman Wouk. Includes an index and bibliographical references for further...
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