Victor Davis Hanson

July 26, 2014

Victor Davis Hanson: Authentic genius of WWII

Nearly 70 years ago, on Aug. 1, 1944, Lt. Gen. George S. Patton took command of the American Third Army in France. For the next 30 days they rolled straight toward Germany.

Related content

Comments

Videos

Victor Davis Hanson

Victor Davis Hanson

@VDHanson

Victor Davis Hanson is a Tribune Content Agency columnist. He is a classicist and historian at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, and the author of “The Father of Us All: War and History, Ancient and Modern.” Email: author@victorhanson.com.

Editor's Choice Videos