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The Resource On war, Carl von Clausewitz ; edited and translated by Michael Howard and Peter Paret ; introductory essays by Peter Paret, Michael Howard, and Bernard Brodie ; with a commentary by Bernard Brodie

On war, Carl von Clausewitz ; edited and translated by Michael Howard and Peter Paret ; introductory essays by Peter Paret, Michael Howard, and Bernard Brodie ; with a commentary by Bernard Brodie

Label
On war
Title
On war
Statement of responsibility
Carl von Clausewitz ; edited and translated by Michael Howard and Peter Paret ; introductory essays by Peter Paret, Michael Howard, and Bernard Brodie ; with a commentary by Bernard Brodie
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
On War is the most significant attempt in Western history to understand war, both in its internal dynamics and as an instrument of policy. Since the work's first appearance in 1832, it has been read throughout the world, and has stimulated generations of soldiers, statesmen, and intellectuals. The most significant attempt in Western history to understand war, both in its internal dynamics and as an instrument of policy, Carl von Clausewitz's book stands as one of the world's great classic works on the subject
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1780-1831
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Clausewitz, Carl von
Dewey number
355/.02
Index
no index present
LC call number
U102
LC item number
.C65 1976
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1922-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Howard, Michael
  • Paret, Peter
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military art and science
  • War
Label
On war, Carl von Clausewitz ; edited and translated by Michael Howard and Peter Paret ; introductory essays by Peter Paret, Michael Howard, and Bernard Brodie ; with a commentary by Bernard Brodie
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/prin021/75030190.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translation of Vom Kriege
  • "Prepared under the auspices of the Center of International Studies, Princeton University."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocm02428983
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 717 p.
Isbn
9780691056579
Lccn
75030190
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780691056579
  • (OCoLC)2428983
Label
On war, Carl von Clausewitz ; edited and translated by Michael Howard and Peter Paret ; introductory essays by Peter Paret, Michael Howard, and Bernard Brodie ; with a commentary by Bernard Brodie
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/description/prin021/75030190.html
Publication
Note
  • Translation of Vom Kriege
  • "Prepared under the auspices of the Center of International Studies, Princeton University."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Control code
ocm02428983
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 717 p.
Isbn
9780691056579
Lccn
75030190
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780691056579
  • (OCoLC)2428983

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