History Matters
Barbarians, Then and Now

Jakub Grygiel’s Return of the Barbarians shows us how our own struggles against non-state actors could benefit from the study of barbarian challenges from premodern times.

Published on: September 10, 2018
Barry Strauss is a historian and classicist at Cornell University. He is the author of the forthcoming Ten Caesars: Roman Emperors from Augustus to Constantine (2019).
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