The Day After

Why America Wins the War but Loses the Peace

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Description

Since 9/11, why have we won smashing battlefield victories only to botch nearly everything that comes next? In the opening phases of war in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Libya, we mopped the floor with our...

Advance Praise

"The Day After asks why America has so often won the war but lost the peace that followed. Brendan Gallagher's answers are correct and timeless: Postwar is harder than war. Beware of magical...