Daily Archives: November 27, 2010

Research and Unforseen Implications in the Horn of Africa

In many ways, graduate school-level research is like playing with the Russian fabrige eggs, pulling off layers only to find more intricate layers of complication underneath.  Being the sort of person who likes to talk specifics, let us show how.  … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Grand Design: Strategy and the U.S. Civil War

The Grand Design:  Strategy and the U.S. Civil War, by Donald Stoker As a historical reader with a passionate interest in the American Civil War, it is a treasure to be able to find, read, and recommend a book that … Continue reading

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