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The Dictionary of Military and Naval Quotations

Author: Jr Robert Heinl
Publisher: New York : Naval Institute Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The quotations in this unique dictionary cover all aspects of the military art-war, personalities, traditions and customs, weapons and equipment, as well as virtues and failings. It is a fascinating and comprehensive collection which includes over 5000 quotations and spans the past two thousand years.The words of Catherine the Great are here, along with those of Churchill, Shakespeare, Nimitz, Clausewitz, Kant, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Quotations
Quotations, maxims, etc
Citations, maximes, etc
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jr Robert Heinl
ISBN: 1612513573 9781612513577
OCLC Number: 1162483841
Notes: Description based upon print version of record.
Description: 1 online resource (413 p.)
Contents: Front Cover; Half Title; By the Same Author; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Preface; Acknowledgements; Foreword; Table of Rubrics; Index of Sources; DICTIONARY OF MILITARY AND NAVAL QUOTATIONS; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z

Abstract:

The quotations in this unique dictionary cover all aspects of the military art-war, personalities, traditions and customs, weapons and equipment, as well as virtues and failings. It is a fascinating and comprehensive collection which includes over 5000 quotations and spans the past two thousand years.The words of Catherine the Great are here, along with those of Churchill, Shakespeare, Nimitz, Clausewitz, Kant, and John F. Kennedy. Napoleon I and Thomas Jefferson share a page with Robert E. lee and Alfred Thayer Mahan.The scope of the subject matter covered by the quotatio.

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