Philip D. Beidler

Books
10:31 am
Fri November 30, 2007

American Wars, American Peace: Notes from a Son of the Empire

American Wars, American Peace: Notes from a Son of the Empire

American Wars reads fast, like running downhill, like reading Philip Roth or Saul Bellow. Beidler has great skills at historical summarizing and drawing together the political and the popular arts, but he is never better than when he is writing the personal, the events that happened to him, the issues that enrage him.

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Don Noble
11:01 am
Mon July 12, 2004

Late Thoughts On An Old War

This is not a day-to-day memoir or a volume of military overview or strategy. Philip Beidler has written a series of essays on discrete topics. Each essay is a piece of the puzzle he is putting together for us. The result is a picture of his war.

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