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Germany and the next war

Author: Friedrich von Bernhardi; Allen H Powles
Publisher: New York : Longmans, Green, and Co., 1914.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Authorized edView all editions and formats
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Brilliant and bellicose book on the divine nature of warfare and the proper place of Germany in the modern world by a leading Prussian militarist. Bernhardi viewed war as "a biological necessity" based upon "the natural law... the law of the struggle for existence." Origninally published in 1911, the book influenced German military thinking in both World War I and World War II.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bernhardi, Friedrich von, 1849-1930.
Germany and the next war.
New York, Longmans, Green, and Co., 1914
(OCoLC)562537819
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Friedrich von Bernhardi; Allen H Powles
OCLC Number: 352476
Description: 288 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: The right to make war --
The duty to make war --
A brief survey of Germany's historical development --
Germany's historical mission --
World power or downfall --
The social and political significance of army for war --
The character of our next war --
The next naval war --
The crucial question --
Army organization --
Training and education --
Preparation for the naval war --
The army and popular education --
Financial and political preparation for war.
Responsibility: by Friedrich von Bernhardi ; translated by Allen H. Powles.

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Brilliant and bellicose book on the divine nature of warfare and the proper place of Germany in the modern world by a leading Prussian militarist. Bernhardi viewed war as "a biological necessity" based upon "the natural law... the law of the struggle for existence." Origninally published in 1911, the book influenced German military thinking in both World War I and World War II.

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by dudeman5685 (WorldCat user on 2007-09-09)

Available online here http://www.archive.org/details/germanynextwar00bernuoft

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