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The Resource How to make war : a comprehensive guide to modern warfare in the twenty-first century, by James F. Dunnigan

How to make war : a comprehensive guide to modern warfare in the twenty-first century, by James F. Dunnigan

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How to make war : a comprehensive guide to modern warfare in the twenty-first century
Title
How to make war
Title remainder
a comprehensive guide to modern warfare in the twenty-first century
Statement of responsibility
by James F. Dunnigan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides a detailed explanation of virtually every facet of modern warfare, examining the world's armed forces, weapons, tactics, logistics, intelligence, and more
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dunnigan, James F
Dewey number
355
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military art and science
  • Military weapons
  • Armed Forces
  • War
  • Art et science militaires
  • Armes de guerre
  • Guerre
  • Forces armées
  • Armed Forces
  • Military art and science
  • Military weapons
  • War
Label
How to make war : a comprehensive guide to modern warfare in the twenty-first century, by James F. Dunnigan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. How to become an effective armchair general -- pt. 1. Ground combat -- 2. The poor bloody infantry -- 3. Tanks : the arm of decision -- 4. Artillery : the killer -- 5. Combat support -- 6. Paramilitary forces and reserves -- pt. 2. Air operations -- 7. The Air Force : fighters, bombers, and snoopers -- 8. Air defense -- pt. 3. Naval operations -- 9. The Navy : on the surface -- 10. The Navy : run silent, run deep -- 11. The Navy : in the air -- pt. 4. Human factors -- 12. Getting psyched : why soldiers fight -- 13. Leadership -- 14. Intelligence -- 15. The primary law of warfare : Murphy's -- 16. Who wins -- 17. What armed forces do in peacetime -- pt. 5. Special weapons -- 18. The electronic battlefield and information warfare -- 19. The war in space -- 20. Chemical, biological, and nuclear weapons -- 21. Operations other than war (OOTW) -- 22. Special operations : commandos, paratroopers, Marines, and special forces -- pt. 6. Warfare by the numbers -- 23. Logistics -- 24. Attrition -- 25. Victory goes to the bigger battalions -- pt. 7. Moving the goods -- 26. The Navy : the tonnage war -- 27. The Air Force : air freight -- pt. 8. Tools of the trade -- 28. The weapons of the world -- 29. The armed forces of the world -- Glossary : dictionary of military terms (official and otherwise)
Control code
446692
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
x, 659 pages
Isbn
9780060090128
Lccn
2002024547
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060090128
  • (OCoLC)50693064
Label
How to make war : a comprehensive guide to modern warfare in the twenty-first century, by James F. Dunnigan
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. How to become an effective armchair general -- pt. 1. Ground combat -- 2. The poor bloody infantry -- 3. Tanks : the arm of decision -- 4. Artillery : the killer -- 5. Combat support -- 6. Paramilitary forces and reserves -- pt. 2. Air operations -- 7. The Air Force : fighters, bombers, and snoopers -- 8. Air defense -- pt. 3. Naval operations -- 9. The Navy : on the surface -- 10. The Navy : run silent, run deep -- 11. The Navy : in the air -- pt. 4. Human factors -- 12. Getting psyched : why soldiers fight -- 13. Leadership -- 14. Intelligence -- 15. The primary law of warfare : Murphy's -- 16. Who wins -- 17. What armed forces do in peacetime -- pt. 5. Special weapons -- 18. The electronic battlefield and information warfare -- 19. The war in space -- 20. Chemical, biological, and nuclear weapons -- 21. Operations other than war (OOTW) -- 22. Special operations : commandos, paratroopers, Marines, and special forces -- pt. 6. Warfare by the numbers -- 23. Logistics -- 24. Attrition -- 25. Victory goes to the bigger battalions -- pt. 7. Moving the goods -- 26. The Navy : the tonnage war -- 27. The Air Force : air freight -- pt. 8. Tools of the trade -- 28. The weapons of the world -- 29. The armed forces of the world -- Glossary : dictionary of military terms (official and otherwise)
Control code
446692
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
Fourth edition.
Extent
x, 659 pages
Isbn
9780060090128
Lccn
2002024547
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780060090128
  • (OCoLC)50693064

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