Caleb Carr

Caleb Carr is a novelist and historian, the author of The Lessons of Terror: A History of Warfare Against Civilians and The Alienist. He taught military studies for three terms at Bard College.

All Writing

The Course of Empire: Destruction, by Thomas Cole, 1836.
Essay States of War

Storm Warning

Caleb Carr

Are there meaningful parallels between America today and late imperial Rome, and will they suffer a similar fate? More