“The Ingenious Patriot,” Ambrose Bierce, 1899

“The Ingenious Patriot,” Ambrose Bierce, 1899 – (short short)  An inventor has one too many military inventions to offer for sale to the king.

Comments: Hints at the relationship between tech/science and government’s interest in warcraft.

Author: Wikipedia: “Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce (born June 24, 1842; died sometime after December 26, 1913) was an American editorialist, journalist, short story writer, fabulist, and satirist.”


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