5 edition of Practice of War found in the catalog.
January 30, 2008
by Berghahn Books
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||368|
While the book was later made into a movie, it's well-worth reading if only for the stories of Rick Rescorla, the platoon leader featured on the cover of the book whose nickname was "Hard Core.". Rick Rescorla. 7. "The Art of War" by Sun TzuMore than 2, years old and still relevant today, "The Art of War" is a must-read book on military theory and : Paul Szoldra. This is the first major exploration of the United Nations Security Council's part in addressing the problem of war, both civil and international, since Both during and after the Cold War the Council has acted in a limited and selective manner, and its work has sometimes resulted in failure. It has not been - and was never equipped to be - the centre of a comprehensive system of.
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With war and violence flaring all over the world, many of us are left feeling vulnerable and utterly helpless. In this book Pema Chödrön draws on Buddhist teachings to explore the origins of aggression, hatred, and war, explaining that they lie nowhere but within our own hearts and minds/5(96).
The Theory and Practice of War Paperback – February 1, by Michael Eliot Howard (Author)Cited by: - sets medieval warfare theory and practice firmly into context as a continuation and adaptation of practice under the Roman Empire, tracing its change and development across more than a millennium.
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In this book Pema Chödrön draws on Buddhist teachings to explore the origins of aggression, hatred, and war, explaining that they lie nowhere but within our own hearts and minds/5. This book will help leaders place Clausewitz’s ideas in context with the other leading theorists of war.
Colin S. Gray, The Strategy Bridge: Theory for Practice: This book by Colin Gray complements On War, expanding from Clausewitz’s “theory of war” to formulate a “theory of strategy.” This is a dense work that should only be.
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for. Principles of WarNOT. important. war. () is NOT a summary of On War () but a distant. For two thousand years, Sun-tzu's The Art of Warfare was the indispensable volume of warcraft. Although his work is the first known analysis of war and warfare, Sun-tzu struck upon a thoroughly modern concept: "The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting."/5(20).
Nineteen Eighty-Four is set in Oceania, one of three inter-continental superstates that divided the world after a global war. Smith's memories and his reading of the proscribed book, The Theory and Practice of Oligarchical Collectivism by Emmanuel Goldstein, reveal that after the Second World War, the United Kingdom became involved in a war during the early s in which nuclear weapons Author: George Orwell.
After the war ended, Hornberger worked in a VA hospital before returning to Maine to establish a surgical practice in Waterville. Inhe began attempting to put his memories into a book. In the s, a visit with a former M.A.S.H. colleague and his wife—a nurse Author: Richard Hooker.
The 10 best books about war From the letters of an early 19th-century rifleman to a housewife's account of the second world war, Max Hastings, military historian and ex-war reporter, chooses.
The Theory and Practice of Oligarchical Collectivism is a fictional book in George Orwell's dystopian novel Nineteen Eighty-Four (). The book was supposedly written by Emmanuel Goldstein, the principal enemy of the state of Oceania's ruling Party portrays Goldstein as a member of the Inner Party who continually conspired to depose Big Brother and overthrow the government.
Nicholson provides a general overview of the subject, with greater detail on topics of particular interest. Individual chapters consider the theory of warfare, military personnel, buildings and. Through a series of essays that move from looking at the nature of violence to the peace processes that follow it, this important book provides some answers to these questions.
It also analyzes those new dimensions of social interaction, such as the internet, which now provide a bridge between local concerns and global networks and are fundamentally altering the practices of war.
Scholars have long believed that The Art of War’s author was a Chinese military leader named Sun Tzu, or Sunzi. Today, however, many people think that there was no Sun Tzu. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.
My library. 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. Henri, Duke of Rohan established his "Guides" for war in Provides a detailed look at how war affects human life and health far beyond the battlefield Sincea team of activists, social scientists, and physicians have monitored the lives lost as a result of the US wars in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Pakistan /5(2).
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