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Neglected Skies: The Demise of British Naval Power in the Far East, 1922–42
Angus Britts
Progress: 48/272 pages
The Paraguayan War, Volume 1: Causes and Early Conduct
Thomas L. Whigham
Progress: 213/520 pages

Reading progress update: I've read 145 out of 928 pages.

John William McCormack: A Political Biography - Garrison Nelson

I can't recall the last time I had such mixed feelings while reading a book. Nelson's command of Boston politics is truly impressive, as he conveys the tribalism and personal rivalries in considerable detail. Yet he really needed a better editor, as the constant repetition of small details really is annoying.