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principles of war historically illustrated

Edward Altham Altham

principles of war historically illustrated

by Edward Altham Altham

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Published by Macmillan and Co., limited in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military art and science.,
  • Military history.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Major-General E. A. Altham, with an introduction by General Sir Horace L. Smith-Dorrien.
    SeriesMilitary text-books
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16565227M

    Series: The Second World War. An Illustrated History of WWII. Like many concepts in the book world, "series" is a somewhat fluid and contested notion. A good rule of thumb is that series have a conventional name and are intentional creations, on the part of the author or publisher. For now, avoid forcing the issue with mere "lists" of works. The Art of War by Sun Tzu translated, edited and introduced by Peter Harris The Art of War has rightly become one of the world’s most influential books on military strategy. Written well over Author: Gen David Petraeus.

    This e-book presents a complete translation of Sun Tzu on the Art of War as penned by Dr. Lionel Giles from Great Britain. In , Dr. Lionel Giles, a staff member of the Department of Oriental Printed Books and Manuscripts at the British Museum in London, introduced theFile Size: 94KB.   In , Robert Leonhard penned a new set of principles: The Principles of War for the Information Age. Appearing in print right around the time of the collapse of the Berlin Wall, the book.

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Principles of war historically illustrated by Edward Altham Altham Download PDF EPUB FB2

The principles of war historically illustrated, (Military text-books) Unknown Binding – January 1, by Edward Altham Altham (Author)Author: Edward Altham Altham. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Altham, Edward Altham, Principles of war historically illustrated.

London, Macmillan and Co., Title: The Principles of War Historically Illustrated,by Major-General E. Altham, Volume 2 Military textbooks The Principles of War Historically Illustrated,by Major-General E.

Altham, The Principles of War Historically Illustrated,by Major-General E. Altham: Author. "Not simply the greatest but the only truly great book on war," declared historian Bernard Brodie of Principles of War.

Written two centuries ago by a Prussian military thinker, this is the most frequently cited, the most controversial, and in many ways, the most modern book on warfare/5(20).

"Not simply the greatest but the only truly great book on war," declared historian Bernard Brodie of Principles of War. Written two centuries ago by a Prussian military thinker, this is the most frequently cited, the most controversial, and in many ways, the most modern book on warfare/5.

B/VC = Ballantine Illustrated History of the Violent Century: POSS = books seen on a list but not confirmed (possible) * PURNELL'S = Purnell's History of the Second World War * = unknown or unlikely * P/BI =Pan/Ballantine Illustrated History of the First World War: NO# = confirmed but no number * P/BII =Pan/Ballantine Illustrated History of.

The Christian Principles from War: A strategy for group and personal evangelism By James I. Wilson. Forward In the study of warfare, great men have concluded that there are some overriding principles which, if followed, will always tend toward success in battle, and with equal positiveness, if neglected or ignored, will tend toward defeat or even destruction.

The Illustrated History of World War One book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A history of the military and political eve /5. There seems to be a difference between The War illustrated and The War illustrated Album de Luxe although they have much in common.

My understanding is The War illustrated consists of the original weekly publications, whereas The War illustrated Album de Luxe, whose title page was shown in post 2, appear to have most, but not all, of the content of the former, and I think has been. I once saw an advertisement for a 33 volume set of the Times (I assume London Times) History of the War, Illustrated.

Any information regarding availability, cost, etc. I believe it was published around and contained the news articles published during that. Here are The Nine Principles of War from the US Army Field Manual and a few of my thoughts on each one.

As I read through these, most of them seemed simple, but most of them are not simple to consistently apply. The principles of war have not changed. Superior weapons have always had an ef-fect on the outcome of a battle or war. How-ever, superior weapons have not guaran-teed the outcome.

The morale of combat-ants, the reason for fighting, and most of all, the implementation of the principles of war, are the main guarantees of Size: KB.

We polled a panel of contributors to Military History for their choices of the top 10 war books of all time. Their thoughtful responses, some of which are quoted herein, resulted in a long list of worthy, must-read books— and a clear consensus on the 10 best, which are.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My libraryMissing: principles of war. The Western Way of War precedent, and a conviction that past examples could and should influence present practice, but also a willingness to accept ideas from all quarters.

Religious and ideological constraints have sel-dom interfered with either the discussion or the conduct of war in the West. On the one hand, the ‘laws of war’ have File Size: KB. The Origins of the Book. The Object of the Book. 13 CHAPTER I.-THE ALCHEMY OF WAR I. The Value of Military History.

The Reality of War. The Lack of the Scientific Study of War. The Obsession of Traditions. The Foresight of Monsieur Bloch and Baron Jomini.

The Military Myopia before the Great War. Principles of war are rules and guidelines that represent truths in the practice of war and military operations.

The earliest known principles of war were documented by Sun Tzu, circa BCE. Machiavelli published his "General Rules" in which were themselves modeled on Vegetius' Regulae bellorum generales (Epit.

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It is a matter of life and death, a road either to safety or to ruin. Hence it is a subject. Structured in Greene’s trademark style, The 33 Strategies of War is the I-Ching of conflict, the contemporary companion to Sun Tzu’s The Art of War.

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