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The Parameters of War

Military History from the Journal of the U.S. Army War College

by Lloyd J. Matthews

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Published by Brassey"s Inc .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsDale E. Brown (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages316
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7311820M
ISBN 100080355471
ISBN 109780080355474

  In just a few short months, the U.S.-Chinese relationship seems to have returned to an earlier, more primal age. In China, Mao Zedong is once again celebrated for having boldly gone to war against the Americans in Korea, fighting them to a truce. In the United States, Richard Nixon is denounced for. But the intellectual effort to understand the parameters of victory is surely worth the trouble. * * * This brings us to David Stevenson’s analysis of the decisive events of World War I, With Our Backs to the Wall: Victory and Defeat in (). The book is an excellent and comprehensive synthesis of recent research on the war.

  Killing Innocent People is Wrong One of the most common antiwar arguments is the fact that wars result in the deaths of innocent people and, therefore, war is necessarily immoral. This objection accepts that a state may have a vested interest in pursuing attackers and even killing them, but points out that the justice involved with such actions is quickly offset when innocent lives are put at.   There is much in this small book for the soldier as well as the historian This is, indeed, a valuable book."Edward M. Coffman, Parameters "Peter Paret is arguably the world's leading scholar on Clausewitz Here he has collected essays published over a lifetime of scholarship on Clausewitz and the history and institutions of war.

A war novel is a novel in which the primary action takes place in a field of armed combat, or in a domestic setting (or home front) where the characters are preoccupied with the preparations for, or recovery from, war. See history for specific wars. the outcome of a war or other conflict as a whole. Usually, modern wars and conflicts are won or lost at this level rather than at the operational or tactical levels.5 The strategic level applies to all forms of war and conflict from military activities short of war through insurgent, conventional, and nuclear warfare.


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