by Conor Friedersdorf Another great one from The Atlantic archives: "The Real War: 1939 to 1945" by Paul Fussell. He writes that for World War II veterans, "optimistic publicity and euphemism had rendered their experience so falsely that it would...
World War II - Paul Fussell - History - Twentieth Century - Wars and Conflicts
by Conor Friedersdorf In 1906, The Atlantic published a piece that compared New York and Paris to one another. If you're passingly familiar with NYC it's a very enjoyable read, and as good an opportunity as any to note that... New Y... Read Post
by Conor Friedersdorf As some of you know, I run a newsletter called The Best Of Journalism where exceptional non-fiction is curated and discussed, mostly because I just can’t get enough of the stuff as a reader. I fully awakened... Read Post