Individual Author Record
Name: James McCaffreyPen Name: James M. McCaffrey Genre: C:ADULT Born: 1946 in Springfield, Illinois Sites:
Illinois ConnectionMcCaffrey was born in Springfield, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional InformationJames McCafrfey is a retired Professor of History at the University of Houston-Downtown where he specialized in American military topics. Along with the books listed, he also edited the books, ''Surrounded by Dangers of all Kinds: The Mexican War Letters of Lieutenant Theodore Laidley'' and ''Only a Private: A Texan Remembers the Civil War : The Memoirs of William J. Oliphant.''
*''This 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 II 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 Press Ltd, 2004*''The Army in Transformation, 1790-1860'', Greenwood, 2006*''Inside the Spanish-American War: A History Based on First-Person Accounts'', McFarland, 2009*''Going for Broke: Japanese American Soldiers in the War against Nazi Germany'', University of Oklahoma Press, 2017