Strauss, Barry S. "The Dark Ages Made Lighter: The Consequences of Two Defeats"
Published: In What If? The World's Foremost Military Historians Imagine What Might Have Been (ed. Robert Cowley), q.v.
Original in: English.
Translation: Italian by Renzo Peru and Orietta Putignano as "Un po' di luce sui secoli bui", in La storia fatta con i se (ed. Robert Cowley), q.v.