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Jim Lacey

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Jim Lacey was an active-duty military officer for twelve years in the 82nd Airborne Division and the 101st Airborne Division. Lacey is currently a professor of strategy, war, and policy at the Marine War College, and an adjunct professor in the Johns Hopkins National Security Program. He also works as a consultant on a number of projects for the United States military. Lacey has written for several publications, including the New York Post and The New York Sun, appears regularly in Military History magazine, and was an embedded journalist for Time magazine during the invasion of Iraq.

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The First Clash
The Miraculous Greek Victory at Marathon and Its Impact on Western Civilization
Written by Jim Lacey


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $17.00

“A compelling and provocative read . . . With a soldier’s eye, Jim Lacey re-creates the battle of Marathon in all its brutal simplicity.”—Barry Strauss, author of Masters of Command

Marathon—one of history’s most pivotal battles. Its name evokes images of almost superhuman courage, endurance, and fighting spirit. In this eye-opening book... Read more >
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The First Clash
The Miraculous Greek Victory at Marathon and Its Impact on Western Civilization
Written by Jim Lacey


Format: eBook, 288 pages
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: March 29, 2011
Price: $12.99

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Moment of Battle
The Twenty Clashes That Changed the World
Written by Jim Lacey and Williamson Murray


Format: Hardcover, 496 pages
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $30.00

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Moment of Battle
The Twenty Clashes That Changed the World
Written by Jim Lacey and Williamson Murray


Format: eBook, 496 pages
Publisher: Bantam
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $15.99

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