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The Resource Military Strategy : a General Theory of Power Control

Military Strategy : a General Theory of Power Control

Label
Military Strategy : a General Theory of Power Control
Title
Military Strategy
Title remainder
a General Theory of Power Control
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
?No military service can long remain effective without searching self-criticism and continuous re-examination of its own ideas. Wylie, well known in the Navy, is a refreshingly and outspoken individual, thoroughly at home on the bridge of a ship, but equally at home in the semantics of dialectical discussion. He has produced a simple but relevant little work in an attempt to promote order in the discussion of strategy. ... To the traditional theories of strategy-the maritime theory, the air theory, the continental theory-Wylie adds the?Mao theory' of wars of national liberatio
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wylie, Jr, Joseph Caldwell
Dewey number
  • 355
  • 355/.0335/47
Index
index present
LC call number
U162
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military doctrine
  • Military policy
  • Strategy
  • HISTORY
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • Military doctrine
  • Military policy
  • Strategy
Label
Military Strategy : a General Theory of Power Control
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of Contents; Introduction; MILITARY STRATEGY; Preface; Table of Contents; 1. The Military Mind and Strategy; 2. Methods of Studying Strategy; 3. Cumulative and Sequential Strategies; 4. The Case for Theory in Strategy; 5. The Existing Theories; 6. The Limitations of Existing Theories; 7. Assumptions Underlying a General Theory; 8. The Development of a General Theory; 9. Observations on the Application of Theory; 10. Conclusion; Postscript: Twenty Years Later; Appendix A: Excerpt from ""Reflections on the War in the Pacific""; Appendix B: ""On Maritime Strategy""
  • Appendix C: ""Why a Sailor Thinks Like a Sailor""Index; About the Editor
Control code
877769753
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (209 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612515151
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
65ecad9a-d871-459e-8f9a-61303f7a05c5
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)877769753
Label
Military Strategy : a General Theory of Power Control
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of Contents; Introduction; MILITARY STRATEGY; Preface; Table of Contents; 1. The Military Mind and Strategy; 2. Methods of Studying Strategy; 3. Cumulative and Sequential Strategies; 4. The Case for Theory in Strategy; 5. The Existing Theories; 6. The Limitations of Existing Theories; 7. Assumptions Underlying a General Theory; 8. The Development of a General Theory; 9. Observations on the Application of Theory; 10. Conclusion; Postscript: Twenty Years Later; Appendix A: Excerpt from ""Reflections on the War in the Pacific""; Appendix B: ""On Maritime Strategy""
  • Appendix C: ""Why a Sailor Thinks Like a Sailor""Index; About the Editor
Control code
877769753
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (209 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781612515151
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
65ecad9a-d871-459e-8f9a-61303f7a05c5
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)877769753

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