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Max Boot

Max Boot

Max Boot is a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations, a regular contributor to Commentary, and the author, most recently, of Invisible Armies: An Epic History of Guerrilla Warfare From Ancient Times to the Present Day (Liveright, 2013).

State-Building: Governance and World Order in the 21st Century by Francis Fukuyama Cornell. 137 pp. $22.50 Few subjects in American foreign policy today are more important or contentious...

Surprise, Security, and the American Experience by John Lewis Gaddis Harvard. 150 pp. $18.95 A great many books analyzing the recent shifts in American foreign policy have appeared...

The Wrong War: Why We Lost in Vietnam by Jeffrey Record Naval Institute Press. 217 pp. $27.95 Saigon fell almost a quarter-century ago, yet the Vietnam war still...