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The Conquering Tide: War in the Pacific Islands, 1942-1944
Ian W. Toll
Progress: 201/656 pages
Writing Home
Alan Bennett
The Paraguayan War, Volume 1: Causes and Early Conduct
Thomas L. Whigham
Progress: 257/520 pages

Reading progress update: I've read 153 out of 448 pages.

Ambition, Pragmatism, and Party: A Political Biography of Gerald R. Ford - Scott Barry Kaufman

This is proving to be a straightforward, workmanlike study of Ford's political career. It may not be on the level of Caro's "The Years of Lyndon Johnson," but it's definitely giving me the overview of America's 38th president that I've long wanted to read.