Daily Archives: April 28, 2011

The Military Historian And The Fog Of War: A Case Study

History never looks like history books when one is experiencing the uncertainty and the “fog of war” that envelops one’s choices.  What in hindsight has the whiff of inevitability appears uncertain and contingent while one is experiencing it.  While looking … Continue reading

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