Accession Number : AD0778920

Title :   When, Where, and in What Strength.

Descriptive Note : Student essay,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Addison,Joseph J.

Report Date : 16 SEP 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : The validity of surprise as a principle of war over the next twenty years was examined in the light of current technology. Wars and battles since the early 19th Century, with emphasis on the 20th Century, were examined along with the effect of military preparedness on the belligerence of nations in the same time period. Recent studies of international relations in general and the development of both tactics and technology in particular are included. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *Warfare, *Military tactics, Theory, Combat readiness, International relations

Subject Categories : Government and Political Science
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE