Cathal J. Nolan

Office
CAS B13; Fall ’17 Hours: TR 6:15-7:45 and by appt.
Email
cnolan@bu.edu
Phone
617-353-1165

Associate Professor of History; Executive Director, International History Institute

B.A., University of Alberta, M.A., Ph.D., University of Toronto

Military history, history of international relations, history of American foreign policy, international human rights history

Curriculum Vitae

Cathal J. Nolan is Associate Professor of History and Executive Director of the International History Institute, Boston University. He is an award-winning teacher and scholar of military and international history. His Allure of Battle: How Wars are Won and Lost, will be published by Oxford University Press in 2017. His other books include a two volume Concise History of World War II; Wars of the Age of Louis XIV; and a two-volume study of The Age of the Wars of Religion. He consults on military history to the PBS series NOVA and various other films. He is now writing Once and Future War, a study of war in syfi.