Accession Number : ADA182082

Title :   Sabers, Lances, B-17s and F-105s: An Essay on the Human Element, Napoleonic Warfare, and Air Combat.

Descriptive Note : Student rept.,

Corporate Author : AIR COMMAND AND STAFF COLL MAXWELL AFB AL

Personal Author(s) : Wells,Mark K

PDF Url : ADA182082

Report Date : Apr 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 48

Abstract : The article demonstrates the importance of human element military history to Air Force officers. It analyzes and compares combat situations during early 19th-century ground warfare and modern aerial combat. Using Clausewitz as a basis, it demonstrates enough comparisons to validate this approach to professional and intellectual development.

Descriptors :   *WARFARE, AERIAL WARFARE, HUMANS, HISTORY

Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE