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The Resource Military power : explaining victory and defeat in modern battle, Stephen Biddle

Military power : explaining victory and defeat in modern battle, Stephen Biddle

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Military power : explaining victory and defeat in modern battle
Title
Military power
Title remainder
explaining victory and defeat in modern battle
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Biddle
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In war, do mass and materiel matter most? Will states with the largest, best equipped, information-technology-rich militaries invariably win? The prevailing answer today among both scholars and policymakers is yes. But this is to overlook force employment, or the doctrine and tactics by which materiel is actually used. In a landmark reconception of battle and war, this book provides a systematic account of how force employment interacts with materiel to produce real combat outcomes. Stephen Biddle argues that force employment is central to modern war, becoming increasingly important since 1
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Biddle, Stephen D
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Deployment (Strategy)
  • Offensive (Military science)
  • Defensive (Military science)
  • Military art and science
  • Military history, Modern
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • HISTORY
  • HISTORY
  • Defensive (Military science)
  • Deployment (Strategy)
  • Military art and science
  • Military history, Modern
  • Offensive (Military science)
  • Kriegführung
  • Taktik
  • Operationskonst (militärväsen)
  • Krigföring
Label
Military power : explaining victory and defeat in modern battle, Stephen Biddle
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn705945381
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 337 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400837823
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttzngk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)705945381
Label
Military power : explaining victory and defeat in modern battle, Stephen Biddle
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn705945381
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 337 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400837823
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttzngk
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)705945381

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