A collection of harrowing battle stories—from the Trojan War to Little Big Horn and beyond—told by Julius Caesar, Teddy Roosevelt, and more.
Ranging from ancient history to modern times, this collection puts you on the frontlines and takes you behind the scenes of some of the most famous battles in history. Including entries from ancient scribes like Homer and Julius Caesar to William Shakespeare and Leo Tolstoy to modern masters like Theodore Roosevelt and Stephen Crane, The Best War Stories Ever Told captures the maelstrom of feelings, insights, and experiences that war inspires. They range from thought provoking to entertaining to devastating—but they are always compelling.
There is much here to learn about military history, stir up debate, and provoke conversation. This title, part of Skyhorse Publishing’s respected the Best Stories Ever Told series, is selectively edited and handcrafted to include only the best stories from the best writers of the genre.