This book offers a dispassionate strategic examination of the Vietnam conflict that challenges the conventional wisdom that South Vietnam could not survive as an independent non-communist entity over the long term regardless of how the United States conducted its military- political effort in Indochina.
“A masterful survey of the use of airpower in unconventional warfare that has a great deal of relevance for today.”
The complete history of every Imperial Roman legion and what it achieved as a fighting force, by an award-winning historian In this landmark publication, Stephen Dando-Collins does what no other author has ever attempted to do: provide a complete history of every Imperial Roman legion. Based on thirty years of meticulous research, he covers every […]
Paperback. Pub Date: 2004. Pages: 504 in Publisher: The Back Bay Books John Boyd may be the most remarkable unsung hero in all of American military history. S Some remember him as the greatest U.S. fighter pilot ever – the man who. In. simulated air-to-air combat. defeated every challenger in less than forty seconds. Some […]
The philosopher Alfred North Whitehead once said that all of Western philosophy was “but a series of footnotes to Plato.” By the same token, one could argue that all of Western civilization is but an extension of the ancient Greek cultural legacy. The Greeks invented tragedy, comedy, lyric poetry, history, philosophy, and democracy. They also […]