Joe Knight
Joe Knight

Joe Knight is a retired physician assistant and medical history writer focusing on how disease affected the outcome of historical battles.

Pandemics
Dec. 11 2012 3:47 PMNapoleon Wasn’t Defeated by the RussiansTchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture gives too much credit to cannons.
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Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.