Small Wars Journal

RIP John Keegan

John Keegan, Historian Who Put a Face on War, Dies at 78 by David Binder, New York Times.

John Keegan, an Englishman widely considered to be the pre-eminent military historian of his era and the author of more than 20 books, including the masterwork “The Face of Battle,” died Thursday at his home in Kilmington, England. He was 78.