Books by Matthew Moten

PRESIDENTS AND THEIR GENERALS by Matthew Moten
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 1, 2014

"A brilliant, fascinating picture of how wars badly begun and poorly run can affect an entire country—usually at the hands of just a few men."
Military historian Moten (co-author: Between War and Peace: How America Ends Its Wars, 2011, etc.), former head of the history department at West Point, traces the long struggle of presidents to assert their power over recalcitrant generals.Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Jan. 11, 2011

"Of considerable interest to students of military history, strategy, tactics and geopolitics—and useful in making sense of the headlines, too."
A set of essays devoted to the shadowy ground on which the guns have ceased their roar, but could resume it at any moment. Read full book review >