Pierre Servent holds a doctorate in history and is a well respected and renowned expert on historical and contemporary warfare. He has been to numerous warzones as a journalist as well as a reserve officer. He has taught for 20 years at the French state’s Warfare College and has also been the spokesperson for the Ministry of Defense. He is the head specialist on defense and geopolitics for France’s biggest television channel TF1 as well as the main consultant for the Radio channel Radio France. His books have been awarded numerous distinctions and have been translated in various languages. He has already published three works with Editions Robert Laffont: the essays “Extension of the Domain of War”, 2016 and “ Fifty Shades of War” (2018) as well as the novel “ The Aulick Testament” (2016).