About the Author
Richard A. Gabriel is one of the country?s most published and renowned historians of the ancient world and the author of forty books. His most recent works are The Military History of Ancient Israel (Praeger, 2003) and Ancient Empires at War, 3 volumes (Greenwood, 2005). He was Professor of Military History and Politics at the U.S. Army War College before assuming his present post as Professor of Ethics and Humanities at Daniel Webster College. Dr. Gabriel lives in Manchester, New Hampshire, with his wife, Suzi.