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On War (Everyman's Library Series)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 18, 2000

    Text on War

    This is not an easy book to read nor understand. It takes several readings. A large investment in time will allow the reader to understand Clausewitz's system and the remarkable way that it stills aides in understanding the phenomenon of war. The text is adorned with many historical examples. Continuously emphasizing that war is 'a continuity of policy by other means. He has defined perfectly the theory of war, its tactical and strategic purposes. A must for an military or political leader.

    2 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted December 20, 2009

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    Excellent Resource

    This book is an excellent resource for students of strategy or even general readers interested in gaining knowledge of strategy.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 29, 2005

    Good Strategy Book

    On War is a brilliant book on warfare strategy. It is very complex, and only the most indugeous minds can fully comprehend this. And yet, it is so simple that its tactics can be employed in a water gun fight.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 10, 2013

    Didn't realize this was only the first four books...

    I needed all eight books within On War- and paid for this thinking it had all of them. Unfortunately it only has the first four.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 1, 2012

    Loved It!!!!!

    My son is a history buff and loves this book!

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  • Posted October 29, 2011

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    good for anyone who enjoys war book

    my son is a war fantatic...he loves anything on war and used this for a book report. he liked it and would recommend to others.

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  • Posted September 27, 2011

    ON WAR

    BORING

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 31, 2004

    A guide for William Tecumseh Sherman

    On War is essentially the guide followed by Sherman on his famous march to the sea. The concept of TOTAL WAR was outlined in this expansive text.

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