The interview “IST lecturer lends Civil War expertise to new intelligence guide” discusses both the Civil War chapter, as well as the author.
The impressive 800-page book is a project of AFIO's Academic Exchange Program (AEP), includes more than 65 articles on all aspects of intelligence, and is edited by Peter C. Oleson. Free for academic use, instructors can become familiar with intelligence-related subjects. Guide articles, written by both academic experts and seasoned practitioners introduce subjects, and include recommended readings for further study.
A review of the book by novelist Joseph C. Goulden, Analysis/Opinion:
Afio’s Guide To The Study Of Intelligence is available on the Washington Times web.