Margaret MacMillan

Biography

Margaret MacMillan is the warden of St. Antony’s College at Oxford University. Her most recent book is Dangerous Games: The Uses and Abuses of History (Modern Library, 2009).

Recent Posts

Howling Down Lord Lansdowne

Our risk-averse culture regards the Great War with pity and horror. Adam Hochschild too adopts this war-is-hell view. But nationalism, patriotism and camaraderie motivated Europe’s citizens to take up arms.