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Makers of modern strategy : military thought from Machiavelli to Hitler / edited by Edward Mead Earle with the collaboration of Gordon A. Craig and Felix Gilbert.

; Craig, Gordon Alexander, 1913-2005 ; Gilbert, Felix, 1905-1991
Princeton : Princeton University Press, [1943] .
ISBN 0691069077, 9780691069074

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Other Authors Craig, Gordon Alexander, 1913-2005.
Gilbert, Felix, 1905-1991.
Subjects Guerra.
Military art and science -- History.
Military art and science.
Military history.
Militär.
Strategie.
Strategy.
War.
Description xi, 553 pages : maps, plan, diagrams ; 24 cm
Copyright Date [1943]
©1943
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 521-547) and index.
Contents Sect. 1. The origins of modern war: from the sixteenth to the eighteenth century: Machiavelli: the Renaissance of the art of war / Felix Gilbert -- Vauban: the impact of science on war / Henry Guerlac -- Frederick the Great, Guibert, Bülow: from dynastic to national war / R.R. Palmer -- Sect. 2. The classics of the nineteenth century: interpreters of Napoleon: Jomini / Crane Brinton, Gordon A. Craig, and Felix Gilbert -- Clausewitz / H. Rothfels -- Sect. 3. From the nineteenth century to the First World War: Adam Smith, Alexander Hamilton, Friedrich List: the economic foundations of military power / Edward Mead Earle -- Engels and Marx: military concepts of the social revolutionaries / Sigmund Neumann -- Moltke and Schlieffen: the Prussian-German school / Hajo Holborn --Du Picq and Foch: the French school / Stefan T. Possony and Etienne Mantoux -- Bugeaud, Galliéni, Lyautey: the development of French colonial warfare / Jean Gottmann -- Delbrück: the military historian / Gordon A. Craig -- Sect. 4. From the First to the Second World War: Churchill, Lloyd George, Clemenceau: the emergence of the civilian / Harvey A. DeWeerd -- Ludendorff: the German concept of total war / Hans Speier -- Lenin, Trotsky, Stalin: Soviet concepts of war / Edward Mead Earle -- Maginot and Liddell Hart: the doctrine of defense / Irving M. Gibson -- Haushofer: the geopoliticians / Derwent Whittlesey -- Sect. 5. Sea and air war: Mahan: evangelist of sea power / Margaret Tuttle Sprout -- Continental doctrines of sea power / Theodore Ropp -- Japanese naval strategy / Alexander Kiralfy -- Douhet, Mitchell, Seversky: theories of air warfare / Edward Warner -- Epilogue: Hitler: the Nazi concept of war / Edward Mead Earle.
Genre History.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)304481
(OCoLC)ocm00304481
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Earle, Edward Mead, 1894-1954.
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