Don DeNevi

During the past 20 years, Don DeNevi, a frequent Leatherneck con­tributor, has written book reviews for various military veteran newspapers and journals.

Don DeNevi has written or co-written 35 books, including “Military Railway Service: America’s Soldier-Railroaders in WWII,” “They Came to Destroy America—The FBI Goes to War Against Nazi Spies and Saboteurs Before and During World War II,” “The West Coast Goes to War—Homefront Activities During World War II” and “America’s Fighting Railroads: A World War II Pictorial History.” In addition, he assisted in the reissuing of Captain Ellis M. Zacharias’ WW II memoir in the Pacific, “Secret Missions.”

A retired college professor, he now serves as historian/archivist at San Quentin State Prison near San Rafael, Calif.

 

Articles by this Author

IN THE GRAY AREA: A Marine Advisor Team at War. By Seth W, B. Folsom. Published by Naval Institute Press. 256 pages. Stock #1591142814. $31.46 MCA Members. $34.95 Regular Price.
MATTERHORN: A Novel of the Vietnam War. By Karl Mariantes. Published by Atlantic Monthly Press. 592 pages. Stock #080211928X. $22.46 MCA Members. $24.95 Regular Price.
ELITE: USMC First Reconnaissance Company of the Korean War, 1950-1953. By Jerry Ravino. Published by Memory Works. 369 pages. Stock #1424312922. $32.95 MCA Members. $32.95 Regular Price. In 4,000 years of war thought, one fundamental tenet towers above all others: Know who and where your enemy is,...
FOR COUNTRYAND CORPS: The Life of General Oliver P. Smith. By Gall B. Shisler. Published by Naval Institute Press. 360 pages. Stock #159114826X. $35.96 MCA Members. $39.95 Regular Price. Whether it be the four-star general himself or his granddaughter-biographer, there is something about the Oliver...
SHADOW OF THE SWORD: A Marine's Journey of War, Heroism, and Redemption. By Jeremiah Workman with John R. Bruning. Published by Presidio Press. 272 pages. Stock #034551212X. $23.40 MCA Members. $26 Regular Price. Whether military enthusiast or combat professional, the conclusion is the same: the...
AMERICAN COMMANDO: Evans Carlson, His WW II Marine Raiders and America's First Special Forces Mission. By John Wukovits. Published by New American Ubrary. 352 pages. Softcover. Stock #0451226925. $23.36 MCA Members. $25.95 Regular Price. Pacific War historian John Wukovits, the acclaimed author who...
LOON: A Marine Story. By Jack McLean. Published by Presidio Press. 256 pages. Stock #0345510151. $22.50 MCA Members. $25 Regular Price. June 6, 1968 - "Charlie" Company, 1st Battalion, Fourth Marine Regiment, Third Marine Division - Hill 672, southwest of Khe Sanh: "Gooks in the perimeter! All...
LAST MAN STANDING: The 1st Marine Regiment on Peleliu, September 15-21, 1944. By Dick Camp. Published by Zenith Press. 320 pages. Stock #0760334935. $25.20 MCA Members. $28 Regular Price.
THE PACIFIC WAR: The Strategy, Politics, and Players That Won the War. By William B. Hopkins. Published by Zenith Press. 400 pages. Stock #0760334358. $27 MCA Members. $30 Regular Price.
THE LAST STAND OF FOX COMPANY: A True Story of U.S. Marines in Combat. By Bob Drury and Tom Clavin. Published by Atlantic Monthly Press. 288 pages. Stock #0871139936. $22.50 MCA Members. $25 Regular Price. "The country around the Chosin Reservoir in winter was never intended for military operations...

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