"Born a hero, napalm lives a pariah:" the first history of the devastating incendiary weapon, published in 2013 by the Belknap Press of Harvard University Press. Reviewers around the world have applauded: "Meticulously researched and vitally important." Nick Turse, The San Francisco Chronicle. "Learned, fair and historically accurate.” Victor Davis Hanson, The Times Literary Supplement. "There is no question that Neer has done a masterful job of writing a compelling history of one of the major villains of the 20th century.” Kit Gillet, The South China Morning Post. Named one of the Best Books of 2013 by Mother Jones magazine. Visit the book's website at NapalmBiography.com.