Coming In Late 2019: “Digest”

In late 2019, several months after the release of Lives of the Great Commanders, Fortress of the Mind Publications will release Digest, the definitive collection of the most important essays of Quintus Curtius covering the period 2016 to 2019.

From the book’s back cover:

This book is a collection of Quintus Curtius’s most important essays covering the period from 2016 to 2019.  The range of topics includes history, moral philosophy, travel and exploration, language, and wisdom from the Near East.  These writings provide a window into a philosophy of life based on a belief in achievement through struggle, wisdom, moral goodness, and direct experience.

The cover was designed by massurrealist artist James Seehafer.  I was honored that James decided to create an original work of art specifically for this book:

The title page and dedication pages were written and designed by myself, and are as follows:

I will announce more details about the book as 2019 progresses.  Please feel free to forward any questions or inquiries to