New York: Dutton, 1937. First American Edition. Important work exploring the profit motive in war from the Classical Era through the early stages of the European conflict of the Thirties. Octavo. Tan cloth, lettered in deep red on spine and front cover; red top-stain; dustjacket; 287pp. Mildest of toning to cloth on spine, else a tight, straight, Near Fine copy in the original dustwrapper, lightly rubbed and edgeworn with slight darkening to spine; Very Good.