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On War.

Author: Carl Von Clausewitz; Michael Eliot Howard; Peter Paret
Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On War is the most significant attempt in Western history to understand war, both in its internal dynamics and as an instrument of policy. Since the work's first appearance in 1832, it has been read throughout the world, and has stimulated generations of soldiers, statesmen, and intellectuals.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Von Clausewitz, Carl.
On War.
Princeton : Princeton University Press, ©2008
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Von Clausewitz; Michael Eliot Howard; Peter Paret
ISBN: 9781400837403 1400837405
OCLC Number: 751963485
Description: 1 online resource (751 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Editors' Note; Note for the 1984 Edition; Introductory Essays; On War; 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; A Commentary; Index.

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On War is the most significant attempt in Western history to understand war, both in its internal dynamics and as an instrument of policy. Since the work's first appearance in 1832, it has been read throughout the world, and has stimulated generations of soldiers, statesmen, and intellectuals.

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