Arther L. Ferrill was born 1938. As a professor of history at the University of Washington, Ferrill served on various Faculty Senate committees: Faculty Personnel and Policy Task Force, 1974; Budget Committee, 1972-1976; Executive Committee, 1968-1976; Faculty Affairs Faculty Council, 1968-1976; Faculty Legislative Representative, 1973-1976; as well as the University Centers for Rational Alternatives, WU Chapter, 1969-1974.
- Ferrill, Arther. Roman Imperial Grand Strategy. Lanham, Maryland: University Press of America, 1991. Print.
- Ferrill, Arther. Caligula: Emperor of Rome. London: Thames and Hudson, 1991. Print.
- Ferrill, Arther. The Fall of the Roman Empire: The Military Explanation. London: Thames and Hudson, 1986. Print.
- Ferrill, Arther. The Origins Of War: From The Stone Age To Alexander The Great. London: Thames and Hudson, 1985. Print.