About the Author
Paul Edward Strong is a government researcher and historian whose work has focused on the evolution of command systems throughout history. He has made a special study of the coordination of the offensives of 1918 and is currently writing a study of warfare, governance and the role of leadership. Sanders Marble is a historian based at the US Army's Office of Medical History. He is a leading expert on the history of artillery tactics during the Great War and he has also made a special study of military medicine.