Myke Cole, who has had has had a long career in intelligence, the military, and law enforcement, is the author of Legion Versus Phalanx: The Epic Struggle for Infantry Supremacy in the Ancient World and The Bronze Lie: Shattering the Myth of the Mighty Spartan. He is also the author of eight fantasy novels, with a ninth coming in October, and starred on CBS’ investigation TV show Hunted. Find him online at and on Twitter @MykeCole.