Accession Number : ADA192936

Title :   Book Analysis: The Pentagon and the Art of War.

Descriptive Note : Student rept.,

Corporate Author : AIR COMMAND AND STAFF COLL MAXWELL AFB AL

Personal Author(s) : McCarthy, Dennis M

PDF Url : ADA192936

Report Date : Apr 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 34

Abstract : This report analyzes Edward N. Luttwak's book, 'The Pentagon and the Art of War,' attempting to determine its merit to those who would study military reform. The analysis gives a brief synopsis of the book and then compares it with outer literature of the same subject to establish its accuracy and value. Based on the analysis, the author of the study recommends the book for PME and other students interested in military reform.

Descriptors :   *WARFARE, *DEFENSE SYSTEMS, *DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, ACCURACY, BOOKS, DOCUMENTS, EXTERNAL, STUDENTS, NATIONAL SECURITY, MILITARY OPERATIONS, LEADERSHIP, INFORMATION TRANSFER

Subject Categories : Information Science
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE