Sources of Military Doctrine: France, Britain and Germany Between the World Wars / Edition 1

Sources of Military Doctrine: France, Britain and Germany Between the World Wars / Edition 1

by Barry R. Posen
     
 

Barry R. Posen explores how military doctrine takes shape and the role it plays in grand strategy—that collection of military, economic, and political means and ends with which a state attempts to achieve security.See more details below

Overview

Barry R. Posen explores how military doctrine takes shape and the role it plays in grand strategy—that collection of military, economic, and political means and ends with which a state attempts to achieve security.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801494277
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Publication date:
08/28/1986
Series:
Cornell Studies in Security Affairs Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
288
Sales rank:
1,108,775
Product dimensions:
6.32(w) x 9.36(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

1. The Importance of Military Doctrine
2. Explaining Military Doctrine
3. The Battles of 1940
4. France
5. Britain
6. Germany
7. Conclusions

Notes
Selected Bibliography
Index

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