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The Eagle's Talons : The American Experience at War

By Drew, Dennis M.

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Book Id: WPLBN0000699002
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Reproduction Date: 2005

Title: The Eagle's Talons : The American Experience at War  
Author: Drew, Dennis M.
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Language: English
Subject: Instructional materials, Armed Forces, Air University (U.S.)
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Publisher: Air University Press

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Drew, D. M. (n.d.). The Eagle's Talons : The American Experience at War. Retrieved from http://ebook.worldlibrary.net/


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Educational Reference Publication

Excerpt
Preface: This volume surveys the American experience in war with emphasis on the complex interactions between political and military affairs. We know of no other single volume that systematically addresses the interwoven political and military factors that comprise the American experience. The specialist will find little that is new here as the authors have relied exclusively on reputable published sources. What is new is the amalgamation of so many diverse factors in an attempt to portray the totality of the American experience. The intended primary audience for this work is threefold. First, we believe that civilian decision makers with a limited background in military affairs could profit from reading this volume. Second, we believe that military leaders with a limited background in political affairs could find this volume valuable. Finally, all who are concerned with national security affairs but who are unfamiliar with the complex relationships that bind together war and political activity should form an interested audience.

Table of Contents
Table of Contents: Chapter - Foreword, Vii - About the Authors Preface Introduction, Ix - Xi - Xiii - 1 War And Political Purpose, 1 - Issues And Events, 9 - Political Objective, 12 - Military Objectives And Strategy, 15 - Political Considerations, 24 - Military Technology And Technique, 28 - Military Conduct, 32 - Better State of the Peace, 34 - 2 American Revolution, 39 - Issues And Events, 42 - Political Objective, 48 - Military Objectives And Strategy, 50 - Political Considerations, 54 - Military Technology And Technique, 59 - Military Conduct, 63 - Better State of the Peace, 78 - 3 Civil War, 81 - Issues And Events, 83 - Political Objective, 91 - Military Objectives And Strategy, 94 - Political Considerations, 102 - Military Technology And Technique, 109 - Military Conduct, 113 - Better State of the Peace, 128

 

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