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

Calm Before the Storm: A Historical Retrospective on 2023

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

No Good Options: When History Fails to Bring Clarity

New from the Old: Paul Quigley’s Shifting Grounds

August 1963: A Fateful Anniversary in the Vietnam War

Losing the War for Purity? Amy Werbel’s Lust on Trial

Cycles of Justification: George Rable’s God’s Almost Chosen Peoples

Context is Key: Christopher Nolan’s Oppenheimer