Frederick W. Kagan, author of the 2007 report Choosing Victory: A Plan for Success in Iraq, is one of the intellectual architects of the successful "surge" strategy in Iraq. He is a former professor of military history at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.
|By: Angelo M. Codevilla|
|Posted: February 10, 2001|
|This article appeared in: Vol. I, Number 2 - Winter 2001|
Kagan's explanations of and remedies for military unseriousness are not what one would expect from a great student of Thucydides....