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  1. Strategy and History

    Essays on Theory and Practice

    By Colin S. Gray

    Series: Strategy and History

    Strategy and History comprises a selection of Professor Gray's key contributions to strategic debate over the past thirty years. These essays have been selected both because they had significant messages for contemporary controversies, and because they have some continuing relevance for...

    Published April 12th 2006 by Routledge

  2. The Waning of Major War

    Theories and Debates

    Edited by Raimo Vayrynen

    Series: Contemporary Security Studies

    This book is a systematic effort by leading international scholars to map the trends in major-power warfare and explore whether it is waxing or waning. The main point of departure is that major-power war as a historical institution is in decline. This does not mean, though, that wars between states...

    Published November 23rd 2005 by Routledge

  3. Warfighting and Disruptive Technologies

    Disguising Innovation

    By Terry Pierce

    Series: Strategy and History

    Occasionally, militaries during times of peace achieve major warfighting innovations. Terry Pierce calls these 'disruptive innovations'. The more common innovation phenomenon, however, has been that of integrating new technologies to help perform existing missions better and not change them...

    Published December 23rd 2004 by Routledge

  4. Future War In Cities

    Rethinking a Liberal Dilemma

    By Alice Hills

    This book is the first full-length study of a key security issue confronting the west in the twenty-first century, urban military operations - as currently being undertaken by US and UK forces in Iraq. It relates military operations in cities to the wider study of conflict and security in an era of...

    Published May 26th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Seapower

    A Guide for the Twenty-First Century

    By Geoffrey Till

    Series: Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

    The sea has always been central to human development as a source of resources, and as a means of transportation, information-exchange and strategic dominion. It has provided the basis for mankind's prosperity and security. This is even more true in the early 21st century, with the emergence of an...

    Published March 31st 2004 by Routledge

  6. Command and Control in Military Crisis

    Devious Decisions

    By Harald Hoiback

    Series: Military History and Policy

    Harald Hoiback's study focuses upon two events - the 1918 Allied meeting at Doullens when the Allies ceded control to an officer, and the Norwegian decision in 1940 to leave control in the hands of a colonel which led to the Nazi invasion....

    Published March 31st 2003 by Routledge

  7. Alfred Von Schlieffen's Military Writings

    Edited by Robert Foley

    Series: Military History and Policy

    A collection of some of the writings of Generalfeldmarschall Alfred Graf von Schlieffen, one of the more intriguing of Imperial Germany's military figures. Schlieffens 15 years as Chief of the General staff left a stamp upon both military and political institutions of Wilhelmine Germany....

    Published October 30th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Masters of War

    Classical Strategic Thought, 3rd Edition

    By Michael I. Handel

    This is the first comprehensive study based on a detailed textual analysis of the classical works on war by Clausewitz, Sun Tzu, Mao Tse-tung, and to a lesser extent, Jomini and Machiavelli. Brushing stereotypes aside, the author takes a fresh look at what these strategic thinkers actually said—not...

    Published September 28th 2000 by Routledge