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The Resource The myth and reality of German warfare : operational thinking from Moltke the Elder to Heusinger, Colonel Gerhard P. Gross, Bundeswehr ; edited by Major General David T. Zabecki, USA (Ret.) ; foreword by Robert M. Citino, (electronic resource)

The myth and reality of German warfare : operational thinking from Moltke the Elder to Heusinger, Colonel Gerhard P. Gross, Bundeswehr ; edited by Major General David T. Zabecki, USA (Ret.) ; foreword by Robert M. Citino, (electronic resource)

Label
The myth and reality of German warfare : operational thinking from Moltke the Elder to Heusinger
Title
The myth and reality of German warfare
Title remainder
operational thinking from Moltke the Elder to Heusinger
Statement of responsibility
Colonel Gerhard P. Gross, Bundeswehr ; edited by Major General David T. Zabecki, USA (Ret.) ; foreword by Robert M. Citino
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1958-
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Gross, Gerhard Paul
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Zabecki, David T
Series statement
Foreign military studies
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  • Military planning
  • Military planning
  • Germany
  • Germany
Label
The myth and reality of German warfare : operational thinking from Moltke the Elder to Heusinger, Colonel Gerhard P. Gross, Bundeswehr ; edited by Major General David T. Zabecki, USA (Ret.) ; foreword by Robert M. Citino, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-394) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Definitions: tactics, operations, strategy -- Factors and constants: space, time, and forces -- The beginnings: planning, mobility, and a system of expedients -- The sword of Damocles: a two-front war -- Bitter awakening: World War I -- Old wine in new wineskins: operational thinking in the Reichswehr and the Wehrmacht between reality and utopia -- Lost victories, or the limits of operational thinking -- Operational thinking in the age of the atom -- Conclusion
Control code
ssj0001703543
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 425 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780813168371
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2016025075
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (some color)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001703543
Label
The myth and reality of German warfare : operational thinking from Moltke the Elder to Heusinger, Colonel Gerhard P. Gross, Bundeswehr ; edited by Major General David T. Zabecki, USA (Ret.) ; foreword by Robert M. Citino, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-394) and index
Contents
Introduction -- Definitions: tactics, operations, strategy -- Factors and constants: space, time, and forces -- The beginnings: planning, mobility, and a system of expedients -- The sword of Damocles: a two-front war -- Bitter awakening: World War I -- Old wine in new wineskins: operational thinking in the Reichswehr and the Wehrmacht between reality and utopia -- Lost victories, or the limits of operational thinking -- Operational thinking in the age of the atom -- Conclusion
Control code
ssj0001703543
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 425 pages)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Isbn
9780813168371
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2016025075
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (some color)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)ssj0001703543

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