Grand strategy.

[Editor: J.R.M. Butler].
  • 1.56 MB
  • English

Her Majesty"s Stationery Office , London
World War, 1939
SeriesHistory of the Second World War -- United Kingdom military series, History of the Second World War -- United Kingdom military series
ContributionsGibbs, Norman Henry, 1910- Rearmament policy, Butler, James Ramsay Montagu, 1889-
The Physical Object
Paginationv. 1. maps. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18950301M

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Lovett Professor of Military and Naval History at Yale University. He is best known for his work on the Cold War and grand strategy, and he has been hailed as the "Dean of Cold War Historians" by The New York Times. Gaddis is also the official biographer of the seminal 20th-century American statesman George F. mater: University of Texas, Austin. STRATEGY AND GRAND STRATEGY: WHAT STUDENTS AND PRACTITIONERS NEED TO KNOW Tami Davis Biddle December The views expressed in this report are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the Department of the Army, the Department of Defense, or the U.S.

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Goldstein Washington Post)/5(14). Introduction. Grand strategy is the highest level of national statecraft that establishes how states, or other political units, prioritize and mobilize which military, diplomatic, political, economic, and other sources of power to ensure what they perceive as their interests.

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