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Ian Morris

Ian Morris (c) Linda A. Cicero, Stanford News Service

Ian Morris is Willard Professor of Classics and History at Stanford University. He has published books including Why the West Rules--for Now and The Dynamics of Ancient Empires, and has directed excavations in Greece and Italy. He lives in the Santa Cruz Mountains in California.

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A powerful and provocative exploration of how war has changed our society—for the better“War! . . . . / What is it good for? / Absolutely nothing,” says the...

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A New York Times Notable Book for 2011 Sometime around 1750, English entrepreneurs unleashed the astounding energies of steam and coal, and the world was forever changed....

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