–Perhaps the most succinct list I’ve ever seen. Sometimes I think we should just hire the Australians to run our military.

–Speaking of which, an Australian captain’s list for busy platoon leaders

Video games that teach you strategy. What have you got to lose?

Gus Coles has a list of books that surprised me—I hadn’t heard of most of them.

–I’ve read tons of British military memoirs, but I hadn’t heard of a couple of these either.

–For newcomers to this column, here is the MoARL (Mother of All Reading Lists).

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