Dr. John David Lewis is Visiting Associate Professor of Philosophy, Politics and Economics at Duke University. He received his PhD in Classical Studies from the University of Cambridge. He is an Anthem Fellow for Objectivist Scholarship, and Senior Research Scholar in History and Classics at the Social Philosophy and Policy Center, Bowling Green State University. He is a contributing editor to The Objective Standard, and a writer for Capitalism Magazine. His books are Solon the Thinker: Political Thought in Archaic Athens, and Early Greek Lawgivers. His forthcoming book is Nothing Less than Victory: Decisive Wars and the Lessons of History (Princeton, March 2010).