Pen Name: James M. McCaffrey
Born: 1946 in Springfield, Illinois
McCaffrey was born in Springfield, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional Information
James McCafrfey is a Professor of History at the University of Houston where he specializes in American military topics. Along with the books listed, he also edited the book, Surrounded by Dangers of all Kinds: The Mexican War Letters of Lieutenant Theodore Laidley (War and the Southwest).
- The Band of Heroes, Granbury`s Texas Brigade, Eakin Publications, 1985
- Army of Manifest Destiny, The American Soldier in the Mexican War 1846-1848 , New York University Press, 1992 - written with John F. Kinney
- Wake Island Pilot, A World War ll Memoir, Brassey`s, 1995 - written with John F. Kinney
- Only a Private: A Texan Remembers the Civil War : The Memoirs of William J. Oliphant, Halcyon Pr Ltd, 2004
- The Army in Transformation, 1790-1860, Greenwood, 2006
- Inside the Spanish-American War: A History Based on First-Person Accounts, McFarland, 2009
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Only a Private: A Texan Remembers the Civil War : The Memoirs of William J. Oliphant
Release Date: 2004-03-01
The Army in Transformation, 1790-1860 (The Greenwood Press Daily Life Through History Series: American Soldiers' Lives)
Release Date: 2006-08-30
Inside the Spanish-American War: A History Based on First-Person Accounts
Release Date: 2009-03-12
Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances
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