pages of war
Pages of War: ‘Safety’ by Rupert Brooke
When I was on my third deployment, my father sent me a poem. He has done aid work in some pretty ...
Pages of War: John Donne and ‘For whom the bell tolls’
No man is an Iland, intire of it selfe; every man is a peece of the Continent, a part of the main...
Pages of War: ‘Gilgamesh’ and the grief tied to brotherhood
“The Epic of Gilgamesh” is widely considered the oldest piece of literature in existe...
Pages of War: Walt Whitman and the Civil War
When most people thing of Walt Whitman, they think of “O Captain! my Captain!” Perhap...
Frames of War: ‘Peaky Blinders’ and a crushed post-WWI society
BBC (available on Netflix) has released the fourth season of “Peaky Blinders” recentl...
Pages of War: ‘For Whom the Bell Tolls’ — A revolution in a small town
There are many common themes in literature that have become so overused, watered down and taken l...
Pages of War: ‘The Great Gatsby’
So I’ve done a couple of these that could be considered a bit of a stretch — the las...
Pages of War: ‘The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe’ by C. S. Lewis
What does a children’s book have to do with war? Most people who have read the installments...
Pages of War: ‘The Open Boat’ and Stephen Crane’s real life shipwreck
If you’ve read the previous installments of this series, you’re probably thinking tha...
Pages of War: The origins of ‘We happy few, we band of brothers’
My previous installations of the “Pages of War” discuss how war affects literature of...
Pages of War: T. S. Eliot and ‘The Waste Land’
Read part one of this series here. Part two. T. S. Eliot has often been criticized for his poet...
SAS operator who singlehandedly stopped terrorist attack recognized2
Spec Ops Infantry? It won’t work3
SOCOM starts testing body armor developed for their TALOS ‘Iron Man’ suit4
Was Roswell a Soviet hoax? Fact may be stranger than fiction5
A Delta treatise on the conduct of errant parachute operations
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