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Ian Johnson is the Associate Director of the Brady-Johnson Program in Grand Strategy at Yale University, where he also teaches in the history department. He received his PhD in history from the Ohio State University in 2016. His areas of specialty include Germany and the Soviet Union from 1914 to 1945.

Editor’s Note: This is Part I of a three part series.  I recently had the good fortune to spend some time in Cambodia. Part …


On the morning of June 22, 1941, three million invading German soldiers crossed the Soviet frontier as part of Operation Barbarossa. Simultaneously, Soviet supply …