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On war

Author: Carl von Clausewitz; Michael Howard; Peter Paret; Bernard Brodie
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1989.
Series: Princeton paperbacks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Princeton pbk. printView all editions and formats
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Intends to understand war, both in its internal dynamics and as an instrument of policy.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carl von Clausewitz; Michael Howard; Peter Paret; Bernard Brodie
ISBN: 9780691018546 0691018545 0691056579 9780691056579
OCLC Number: 24168145
Notes: Translation of: Vom Kriege.
Description: xii, 732 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Book one. On the nature of war --
Book two. On the theory of war --
Book three. On strategy in general --
Book four. The engagement --
Book five. Military forces --
Book six. Defense --
Book seven. The attack --
Book eight. War plans.
Series Title: Princeton paperbacks.
Other Titles: Vom Kriege.
Responsibility: Carl von Clausewitz ; edited and translated by Michael Howard and Peter Paret ; introductory essays by Peter Paret, Michael Howard, and Bernard Brodie ; with a commentary by Bernard Brodie ; index by Rosalie West.

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