2 edition of The strategy of the great war found in the catalog.
The strategy of the great war
William Lenhart McPherson
Reprinted in part from the New York tribune
|Statement||by William L. McPherson|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||x p., 1 l., 417 p.|
|Number of Pages||417|
|LC Control Number||19015908|
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The great military theorist Carl von Clausewitz put it another way: "Tactics is the art of using troops in battle; strategy is the art of using battles to win the war." Strategy and tactics, however, have been viewed differently in almost every era of history. The ground covered in the yearlong “great strategy” course taught by Mr.
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As a study of organizations in conflict, 'The Art of War' applies to Brand: Random House. This article is a list of military strategies and concepts that are commonly recognized and referenced.
Military strategies are methods of arranging and maneuvering large bodies of military forces during armed conflicts. Attrition warfare – A strategy of wearing down the enemy to the point of collapse through continuous loss of personnel and.
Morgan-Owen’s important book reminds us of the fundamental importance of civilian political leadership to strategy making and war-planning. He offers a study of the failure of this leadership in the years leading up to World War I, and a timely lesson about the dangers of a strategy based on fear of new threats, rather than on an appreciation.
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Complexities of the Great War in the Middle East. This volume comprises an introduction and fifteen papers that were presented at a conference held in Britain intended to take a fresh look at events in the Middle East during W.
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Vom Kriege (German pronunciation: [fɔm ˈkʁiːɡə]) is a book on war and military strategy by Prussian general Carl von Clausewitz (–), written mostly after the Napoleonic wars, between andand published posthumously by his wife Marie von Brühl in It has been translated into English several times as On War.
On War is an unfinished work. The Great War. War of Attrition: Fighting the First World War by William Philpott (Overlook, ). Reexamines the causes and lingering effects of the war, drawing on experiences of front-line soldiers, munitions workers, politicians and diplomats, and shows how U.S.
support early in the war led to the country’s emergence on the world stage. The strategy of the great war; a study of its campaigns and battles in their relation to allied and German military policy by McPherson, William Lenhart, Publication date Topics World War, -- Campaigns, Strategy Publisher New York and London, G.
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The book was Thucydides’ “The Peloponnesian War,” a history of the 5th-century BC geopolitical and military contest between Athens and.
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A grand strategy defines a country’s interests, the threats to those interests and the policies as well as the military forces to defend them.
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Also read The Remains of Company D: A Story of the Great War by Nelson That may be closer, though it's more based on narrative. The Art of War is an ancient Chinese military treatise dating from the Late Spring and Autumn Period (roughly 5th century BC).
The work, which is attributed to the ancient Chinese military strategist Sun Tzu ("Master Sun", also spelled Sunzi), is composed of 13 chapters. Each one is devoted to an aspect of warfare and how it applies to military strategy and : (trad.) Sun Tzu.
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Broken Nation: Australians in the Great War by Joan Beaumont - book review This detailed and unflinching narrative sets a high benchmark in the lead up to the centenary of the first world war Paul. Classics & overviews: Carl von Clausewitz, On War, Michael Howard and Peter Paret eds.
and trans. Thucydides, The Peloponnesian War. Geoffrey Blainey, The Causes of War, 3d edition Peter Paret, ed., The Makers of Modern Strategy Michael Howard, War in European History _____, The Causes of Wars Paul M.
Kennedy, The Rise and Fall of British Naval Mastery.