Daily Archives: December 25, 2019

A Modest Proposal For A Black History Channel

Not too long ago, some friends and I were talking about the desirability of a black history channel as we were dealing with jokes about Wakanda and the value of historical simulation video games, specifically Paradox’s EU4, which is a … Continue reading

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Book Review: Killing Patton

Killing Patton:  The Strange Death Of World War II’s Most Audacious General, by Bill O’Reilly & Martin Dugard Although Bill O’Reilly has made a bit of a career for himself in writing about notable deaths [1], this book just might … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Savior Generals

The Savior Generals:  How Five Great Commanders Saved Wars That Were Lost – From Ancient Greece To Iraq, by Victor Davis Hanson There is one common thread, one that the author chooses not to recognize, in all of these various … Continue reading

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Book Review: The End Of The Bronze Age

The End Of The Bronze Age:  Changes In Warfare And the Catastrophe CA. 1200 B.C, by Robert Drews This book is almost perfect, almost, but not quite.  As is all too often the case, a great deal of professional historians … Continue reading

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