Terence B. Sutherland

Helpful votes received on reviews: 100% (2 of 2)
Location: Chipley, FL USA


Top Reviewer Ranking: 639,581 - Total Helpful Votes: 2 of 2
From Stem to Stern: A Fletcher's Story by Joe Galligan
5.0 out of 5 stars Warships Have Genes, Too, Jan. 29 2004
This documented history of destroyer development up through World War II and beyond fleet employment of the Fletcher Class of fighting ships plainly reveals a careful and scholarly work of its author. This is no collection of salty sea stories but a revelation of the true roots of "small boys", first in the Civil War and later as they served the cruisers, aircraft carriers, and amphibious ships, particularly in the Pacific Theatre, under the leadership of ADMs Nimitz, Halsey, and their ilk and later in the Korean and Vietman Wars.
What I appreciated about the book was that it is fully annotated with reliable sources, has a large bibliography, a more than usually complete… Read more
Strength Training Past 50 by Westcott
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
At 67 I had developed upper back pain associated with spinal arthritis. Upon the advice of a reviewer, I ordered the book, bought some free weights, and immediately began training to strengthen the muscles that support my spinal column. After a month of carefully following the recommended workout schedule, I found myself completely pain free. Although the results are proof of the pudding, I was particularly impressed with the authors' emphasis on safety and their guidance on how to find your point of beginning and to progress without injury.
The photos and descriptions of individual exercises were essential in making sure that the exercises were done correctly and to the… Read more