David A. Bell is dean of faculty and Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities at Johns Hopkins University. His most recent book is The First Total War: Napoleon's Europe and the Birth of Warfare as We Know It (2007). Martha Hanna is professor of history at the University of Colorado, Boulder. She is author, most recently, of Your Death Would Be Mine: Paul and Marie Pireaud in the Great War (2006).
Research Article|April 01 2008