Daily Archives: March 1, 2016

Oremus Pro Invicem

One of the most entertaining and subtly illuminating moments of last night’s Academy Awards presentation was when a beautiful woman named Stacy Dash came out under the fake announcement that she was heading the Academy’s efforts for racial diversity. My … Continue reading

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Book Review: Decided On The Battlefield

Decided On The Battlefield: Grant, Sherman, Lincoln and the Election of 1864, by David Alan Johnson On the positive side, this book is easy to read and presents a somewhat straightforward narrative case for the importance of military victory in … Continue reading

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Book Review: On War: The Best Military Histories

On War: The Best Military Histories, by Rick Atkinson, Carlo D’Este, Max Hastings, James M. McPherson, Allen R. Millett, Tim O’Brien, and Gerhard L. Weinberg Calling this book the best military histories in its subtitle is a bit of a … Continue reading

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