Avoiding an Accidental Apocalypse - War By Accident 1914 2014
War By Accident 1914 2014
Avoiding an Accidental Apocalypse
I first encountered the idea of 'war by accident' or an 'accidental apocalypse' 40 years ago as a 21 – year old 3rd year history student in 1974, doing a term essay on the origins of WW-I, at a time when WW-III was (as it is once again in 2014) definitely on the agenda.
Salute to Colonel Valery Yarynich (Passed away 13/12/2012)
Last Updated on Sunday, 08 February 2015 21:44
It is my melancholy duty to have to inform you (see appended email from Steven Starr), that his and my colleague, Colonel Valery Yarynich, formerly of the Soviet Strategic Rocket Forces, died yesterday (13/12/12) in a hospital in Moscow. He is survived by a wife and two daughters.