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Frederick W. Kagan

Frederick W. Kagan

Frederick W. Kagan is a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute and director of its Critical Threats Project.

Why should we continue to maintain an expensive, permanent military presence in Europe? This question, raised over a decade ago when the Soviet Union passed...

President Bush and his advisers have repeatedly stated that our goal in Iraq is to remove a vicious regime from power and replace it with...

Bush at War by Bob Woodward Simon & Schuster. 400 pp. $28.00 The terrorist attack of September 11, 2001 led to a myriad of changes large and small...

The Threatening Storm: The Case for Invading Iraq by Kenneth M. Pollack Random House. 384 pp. $25.95 The invasion of Iraq is an essential requirement of American and...

The Savage Wars of Peace: Small Wars and the Rise of American Power by Max Boot Basic. 384 pp. $30.00 Few books published this decade will be timelier...

Germs: Biological Weapons and America’s Secret War by Judith Miller, Stephen Engelberg, and William Broad Simon & Schuster. 382 pp. $27.00 Osama Bin Laden has threatened all Americans...

In 376 C.E., Rome did not know that it faced a deadly crisis. Although it had the best army in the world, its numbers were...