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The national principle and the war

Ramsay Muir

The national principle and the war

by Ramsay Muir

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Published by Oxford University Press, H. Milford in London, Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918,
  • Guerre mondiale, 1914-1918,
  • Nationalités, Principe des,
  • Nationalism,
  • Principle of Nationalities,
  • Nationalisme,
  • Causes

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Ramsay Muir
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 66913, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 66913, Oxford pamphlets, 1914 -- no. 19.
    The Physical Object
    Format[microform] /
    Pagination1 microfiche (21 fr.) :
    Number of Pages21
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25496927M
    ISBN 100665669135
    OCLC/WorldCa150610866

    Perhaps the greatest and most influential work in the philosophy of war is On War by Carl von combines observations on strategy with questions about human nature and the purpose of war. Clausewitz especially examines the teleology of war: whether war is a means to an end outside itself or whether it can be an end in itself. He concludes that the latter cannot be so, and that war. Books and ideas (4) Energy, climate, and environment (12) Executive authority (1) Government and public policies (77) National and international security (36) Our Constitution and laws (11) The changing nature of conflict (4) The character of America (2) The national interest (1) Uncategorized () World events and foreign policies (3).

    CHAPTER III. The General Staff: Its Origins and Powers. The powers and responsibilities of the World War II Chief of Staff and of the office that both counseled him in his planning and assisted him in the execution of his wishes sprang in part from authorization by Congress, 1 in part from direction by the President as Commander in Chief, and, in some cases, from an unopposed assumption of duty. A classic example of being mentally unprepared for war. Principles of War Summary. Some of the principles of war overlap. Some of them seem to contradict each other. That's because in different situations some principles are more suitable than others. As Sun Tzu said, the wise commander will adapt the principles to the specific situation.

    Buy the best translation—recommended for serious readers. The Book of War (The Modern Library, February ). ISBN: Clausewitz's On War and Sun Tzu's Art of War in one translation of Clausewitz's On War is the version done by German literary scholar O.J. Matthijs Jolles at the University of Chicago during World War II—not today's standard translation, but. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.


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✏Flexibility An Essential Principle of War Book Summary: The Principles of War in current joint doctrine have remained virtually unchanged since the Army first published them in History demonstrates that the great combat leaders have intuitively applied the unwritten principle of flexibility.

InRobert 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. Principles of War is a reprinted translation from the Japanese. The idea for the translation came from Colonel Tsutomu Matsumura, Japanese Liaison Officer at the Command and General Staff College.

Principle Explanation; 1. Mass: Concentrate combat power at the decisive place and time: 2. Objective: Direct every military operation towards a clearly defined, decisive, and attainable objective: 3.

Offensive: Seize, retain, and exploit the initiative: 4. Surprise: Strike the enemy at a time, at a place, or in a manner for which he is. by Theodore R. Schellenberg Staff Information Paper Number 18 () [ Note on Web Version ] Introduction This Staff Information Paper deals with the principles of arrangement of records followed in the National Archives.

It will discuss those principles as they apply to the arrangement of record groups, subgroups, series, and individual items. It was the principle on which the political boundaries of eastern Europe and the Balkans were arranged after World War I and became the principal slogan of the anticolonial movement of the 20th century, finding expression in Chapter I, article 1, of the Charter of the United Nations in the objective of “self-determination of peoples,” as well as in the more specific provisions of Chapters XI and XII.

In this volume, Foch presents his opinions about modern warfare, cautioning against the very type of mindless offensive action that would bring France to the verge of defeat in World War I.

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I have relearned the military principle of war-Simplicity-many times. I was taught at West point: “Issue clear, concise and simple instructions.” Doing so will minimize the possibility of confusion and enhance effective mission accomplishment.

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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. The ten principles listed in BDD are: Selection and Maintenance of the Aim. A single, unambiguous aim is the keystone of successful military operations.

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This is the proven strategy that will lead to the career you love.Nationalism and contemporary war A fourth issue is whether we have moved into a post-national global era, in which interstate war between advanced states is curbed by the UN Charter and inhibited by spread of weapons of mass destruction, whereas there is a proliferation of ‘new’ intrastate wars in postcolonial states.The Principles of War The Principles of War “The nine principles of war provide general guidance for conducting war and military operations other than Principles are the enduring bedrock.