For Want of an Heir: Ancient Roman Fertility Theory and its Consequences

Plunging into War Without a Plan: LBJ’s 1964-1965

Imperial Free-for-All: William Dalrynmple’s The Anarchy

The Face of Trauma: HBO’s Wartorn 1861-2010

Lesser than the Sum of its Parts: Dominic Lieven’s In the Shadow of the Gods

Pell-Mell Towards the Abyss: David Nichols’ Eisenhower 1956

Monsters of War: Julius Avery’s Overlord

No Good Options: When History Fails to Bring Clarity

New from the Old: Paul Quigley’s Shifting Grounds