Afterwar, by Nancy Sherman

Nancy Sherman's message is clear: society must understand the totality of human experiences of war, including their moral dimensions.


Sheepdog or sheep?

Every war movie is in essence a pro-war movie, even when it tries to be against war.


What war does to warriors

Karl Marlantes's new book is not fiction, but it develops the idea of his novel Matterhorn: that war provides a sense of transcendence that can be found nowhere else.