Calming Manpower…

“Russians, in the knowledge of inexhaustible supplies of manpower, are accustomed to accepting gigantic fatalities with comparative calm.”

Barbara W. Tuchman (1912 to 1989)

Barbara Wertheim Tuchman was an American historian and author.

She won the Pulitzer Prize twice, for The Guns of August, a best-selling history of the prelude to and the first month of World War I, and Stilwell and the American Experience in China, a biography of General Joseph Stilwell.

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