Every human being is hardwired with dangerous tribal impulses at their primitive ego level, and within every society there is a substantial segment lacking in the needed intellectual sophistication and grace to rise above their reptilian conditioning.

Apprentice Killers: The War of Lincoln and Davis — The first war between America’s primitives and her better angels.

Jim Ridgway, Jr. military writer — author of the American Civil War classic, “Apprentice Killers: The War of Lincoln and Davis.” Christmas gift, yes!

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