Michael S. Neiburg is the inaugural Chair of War Studies in the Department of National Security and Strategy at the United States Army War College. His published work focuses on the First and Second World Wars, notably the American and French experiences. Dr. Neiburg’s most recent book on the First World War is Dance of the Furies: Europe and the Outbreak of World War I (Harvard University Press, 2011). The Wall Street Journal recently named it one of the five best books ever written about the war. In October, Oxford University Press published his Path to War, a History of American Responses to the Great War, 1914-1917.