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September notes - September 10 -No way the North could...

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September 10 -No way the North could lose(they had all advantages) except for Leadership! -all tought at westpoint (60 battles had one general from westpoint, 50 battles, both went there) - Ulysses used Clausewitz instead of Jomini- he changed the game, he won WWI- used Clausewitz- 40 million died -Douhet said too many died- have to change -use airplane for surprise -atomic bomb might be his savior Hart- after WWI- became doctrine for US Used during Korean and Vietnam wars WHAT MAKES A LEADER? - a vision -communicates well -delegates -has good people -knowledge of the job -good listener THE MILITARY IS A SEPARATE SOCIETY, WILLING TO SERVE The conduct of war 1. Strategy and Tactics 2. Principles of war - objective -concentration of forces -economy of forces -manuever -simplicity -surprise offensive unity of command security Doctrine policy precess A. National intrest b national objective c. strategy d. instruments of policy ECONOMICAL SOCIAL POLITICAL MILITARY! Factors acting to define national interests
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This note was uploaded on 04/22/2008 for the course HIST 0880 taught by Professor Goldstein during the Winter '07 term at Pittsburgh.

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