Steve Howery is a reserve Lieutenant Colonel in U.S. Army Intelligence and veteran of Iraq, Afghanistan, and other lesser-known theatres of 21st Century conflict. In his civilian capacity, he is a technology transfer attorney, corporate executive, and author of Without Reserve: a Novel of the War on Terror (Khukuri Publishing, 2007).
World War One engulfed a generation eager to fight for King and Country. Amid the resulting carnage, concepts of chivalry and élan were quickly overwhelmed by the effects of machineguns, aircraft, artillery and mud. But a handful of visionaries realized that to overcome the stalemate, they must break with tradition and push the boundaries of technology - and forever changed the face of war.