COL Gian Gentile
COL Gian Gentile is an associate professor of history and director of the military history program at the United States Military Academy at West Point. An award-winning historian, he is the author of How Effective is Strategic Bombing? Lessons Learned from World War II to Kosovo. Gentile formerly commanded a combat battalion in West Baghdad in 2006. His new book on counter-insurgency is due out in April 2013.