Books by Ralph Wetterhahn

Released: Sept. 1, 2004

"A well-illustrated and capably written glimpse into a slice of WWII history."
Military historian Wetterhahn (Shadowmakers, 2002, etc.) travels into the Far North to investigate a long-ago air crash and turns in a well-told study of a nearly forgotten campaign. Read full book review >
SHADOWMAKERS by Ralph Wetterhahn
Released: Dec. 1, 2002

"Occasionally engaging, but very standard stuff—and, ultimately, implausible."
Debut thriller about Vietnam POWs loses its way in a labyrinth of checkmates, traitors, and doubles. Read full book review >
Released: June 1, 2001

"A sharp, exciting account, sure to appeal to military history buffs but also instructive for those who think that stories of lost POWs and MIAs are crackpot legends for zealots. The truth, which Wetterhahn patiently and evenhandedly pursues, hurts."
Retired Air Force pilot and military historian Wetterhahn offers the fullest account yet of the Mayaguez incident, that series of events often symbolically thought of as the last battle of the Vietnam War. Read full book review >