ISBN-10:
0801494273
ISBN-13:
9780801494277
Pub. Date:
08/26/1986
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
The Sources of Military Doctrine: France, Britain, and Germany Between the World Wars / Edition 1

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

by Barry R. Posen

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ISBN-13: 9780801494277
Publisher: Cornell University Press
Publication date: 08/26/1986
Series: Cornell Studies in Security Affairs
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 288
Sales rank: 617,062
Product dimensions: 6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.65(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Barry R. Posen is Ford International Professor of Political Science and director of the Security Studies Program at MIT. He is the author of Restraint: A New Foundation for U.S. Grand Strategy, The Sources of Military Doctrine: France, Britain, and Germany between the World Wars (winner of the Furniss Award and the Woodrow Wilson Foundation Award) and Inadvertent Escalation: Conventional War and Nuclear Risks, all from Cornell.

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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