A sea change has occurred in the Indian economy in the last three decades, spurring the desire to learn English. Most scholars and media venues have focused on English exclusively for its ties to processes of globalization and the rise…
Six West Point cadets stole the Navy's mascot "Bill the Goat" before the Army-Navy game in 1965. They didn't get caught, but they all got sent to Vietnam. Tom Carhart, one of their number, tells the story in this terrific book.