by Basil Henry Liddell Hart

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ISBN-13: 9780451060662
Publisher: Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Publication date: 09/03/1974
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 5.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the Second Revised Edition Preface
Part I: Strategy from Fifth Century B.C. to Twentieth Century A.D.
I. History as Practical Experience II. Greek Wars—Epaminondas, Philip, and Alexander III. Roman Wars—Hannibal, Scipio, and Caesar IV. Byzantine Wars—Belisarius and Narses V. Medieval Wars VI. The Seventeenth Century—Gustavus, Cromwell, Turenne VII. The Eighteenth Century—Marlborough and Frederick VIII. The French Revolution and Napoleon Bonaparte IX. 1854-1914
X. Conclusions from Twenty-five Centuries
Part II: Strategy of the First World War
XI. The Plans and Their Issue in the Western Theatre, 1914
XII. The North-eastern Theatre XIII. The South-eastern or Mediterranean Theatre XIV. The Strategy of 1918
Part III: Strategy of the Second World War
XV. Hitler's Strategy XVI. Hitler's Run of Victory XVII. Hitler's Decline XVIII. Hitler's Fall
Part IV. Fundamentals of Strategy and Grand Strategy
XIX. The Theory of Strategy XX. The Concentrated Essence of Strategy and Tactics XXI. National Object and Military Aim XXII. Grand Strategy XXII. Guerrilla War Appendix I: The Strategy of Indirect Approach in the North African Campaign, 1940-42, by Major-General Eric Dorman-Smith Appendix II: "For by Wise Counsel Thou Shalt Make Thy War." A Strategical Analysis of the Arab-Israel War, 1948-9, by General Yigael Yadin Index of Deductions Index

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