On War / Edition 1

On War / Edition 1

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by Carl von Clausewitz, Peter (Ed.) Paret, Michael (Ed.) Howard
     
 

On War is the most significant attempt in Western history to understand war, both in its internal dynamics and as an instrument of policy. Since the work's first appearance in 1832, it has been read throughout the world, and has stimulated generations of soldiers, statesmen, and intellectuals.See more details below

Overview

On War is the most significant attempt in Western history to understand war, both in its internal dynamics and as an instrument of policy. Since the work's first appearance in 1832, it has been read throughout the world, and has stimulated generations of soldiers, statesmen, and intellectuals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691018546
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
06/01/1989
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
752
Sales rank:
176,925
Product dimensions:
6.06(w) x 9.37(h) x 1.64(d)

Table of Contents


Introduction     vii
Note on the Text     xxxiii
Select Bibliography     xxxv
A Chronology of Clausewitz and European Conflicts     xxxix
On War     1
Complete Contents List of On War     266
Explanatory Notes     271
Index     281

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