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The author provides a compelling argument that war is fundamentally caused, and won or lost, by ideas. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Tim Kent
A perplexing question many politicians fail to ask and answer is how can my country win a war. In failing to come to terms with what needs to be done, and doing it, generation... Read morePublished 23 months ago by IM Frederick
Informative, rational, captivating. Exceptionally well written book that I read in a week. Now I know, in reasonable depth, the history and reasons for the success and failure of... Read morePublished on November 26, 2013 by David Simonov
This is a book that probably shouldn't have been written, at least in its current form. The author has a reasonable premise: he argues that accepting that war can't be won is bad... Read morePublished on August 29, 2012 by David W. Nicholas
I thoroughly enjoyed the substance of this book, and indeed it greatly helped me make up my mind about the proper conduct of warfare. Read morePublished on January 17, 2012 by F_CH
With no real end in sight in the War on Terror, the "new normal" of constant deployments and unending conflict is a condition that the majority of the military has come to accept. Read morePublished on November 8, 2011 by Michael Hagan