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A great book of 2010: John Dower’s "Cultures of War"

As we are still in a week of relative rest (and my kid is out of school), I will keep this post quite brief. I am happy Ben asked us to suggest great books of 2010. Like him, I strongly recommend George Cotkin’s Morality’s Muddy Waters and our own David Sehat’s The Myth of American Religious Freedom. Both books deserve greater attention that I can give them in this post. So I will offer another book with a link to a great discussion by its author. John Dower’s The Cultures of War has impressed me in large part because it Read more