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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Muth, Jörg, 1967-
Denton : University of North Texas Press, 2011
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|Description:||1 online resource (x, 366 p.) : ill., ports.|
|Contents:||Prelude: Military relations between the United States and Germany and the Great General Staff fantasy --
The selection and commissioning of officers --
No "brother officers": cadets at the United States Military Academy at West Point --
"To learn how to die": Kadetten in Germany --
Intermediate advanced education and promotion --
The importance of doctrine and how to manage: the American command and General Staff school and the overlooked infantry school --
The importance of the attack and how to lead: the German Kriegsakademie --
Education, culture, and consequences --
Author's afterword --
Officers' rank index.
"Muth is, or soon will be, a member of that small group of historians whose first major contribution to the field is regarded as a very significant one. "Command Culture" is an important book in that
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- TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Military Science.
- HISTORY -- Military -- Other.
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