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He lives in Princeton, New Jersey.

Military historians do not think central and western European armies began having a technological and organizational advantage over the Ottomans until after 1680

How a profoundly learned and highly respected historian, whose career spans some sixty years, could produce such a hodgepodge of muddled thinking, inaccurate assertions and one-sided punditry is a profound mystery. While I cannot hope to resolve the puzzle, I can explain why I come to this conclusion. Military historians do not think central and western European armies began having a technological and organizational advantage over the Ottomans until after 1680.

The nucleus of this book appeared as an article published in The Atlantic Monthly in January 2002.

I then drifted off to Australia, to the dark side, to political science and then, sigh, Leftism after the impact of the .

I then drifted off to Australia, to the dark side, to political science and then, sigh, Leftism after the impact of the Vietnam War sunk in. The Economist, then a supporter of the war, became a vile enemy, used indeed by supporters of the war for a crib before debates. Of which there were many. Our alienation remained through my re-alignment to some sort of realism and contributions to The Australian in the 1980s. It was just outside my sphere of interest. I then plunged into politics where only a poseur would be seen reading a serious journal.

However, just as the travel world had progressed from temperance day trips, so the modern business and leisure market was also changing, and at a far faster pace than in previous decades.


What Went Wrong? Misdirections in Australian History download epub
Author: Ann Atkinson
ISBN: 0949707112
Category: No category
Publisher: Fairfax (1987)
Pages: 240 pages