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5 edition of The Face of Future Wars found in the catalog.

The Face of Future Wars

Strategies, Weapons, Equipment

by Mike Ryan

  • 187 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Brassey"s UK .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Military - Strategy,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12011230M
    ISBN 101857533372
    ISBN 109781857533378

    Create an account or log into Facebook. Connect with friends, family and other people you know. Share photos and videos, send messages and get g: Future Wars.   Future wars, he said, “could have conventional forces, Special Forces, guerrillas, terrorists, criminals all mixed together in a highly complex terrain environment, with potentially high Author: Helene Cooper.

    Cornell University Press fosters a culture of broad and sustained inquiry through the publication of scholarship that is engaged, influential, and of lasting significance. The Future of War: A History. By Lawrence Freedman. PublicAffairs; pages; $ Allen Lane; £ THIS is not really a book about the future of warfare, with all that might imply in terms of.

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The Face of Future Wars by Mike Ryan Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Seldom can a correspondent assemble past writings from various locations and watch a clear pattern emerge, yet her pieces fall into place in a grand design."-Herbert Mitgang, The New York TimesCited by:   Of all the books currently coming out about modern warfare, THE NEW FACE OF WAR by Bruce Berkowitz is conceptual and pragmatic more than political and by: His latest book, Future War is a stimulating interdisciplinary meditation on what may lie ahead in the way humanity conceives of armed conflict across a connected globe.

Coker tells us that the problem we face is less one of long-term forecasting but rather the necessity to cultivate long-sightedness in a manner that helps us to shape the future of war before we have to experience it.3/5(4). Larry Kahaner's book is the best history of this weapon that I have seen.

AK The Weapon That Changed the Face of War will appeal to anyone who has ever watched the History Channel—or the evening news." —Max Boot, senior fellow, Council on Foreign Relations author of The Savage Wars of Peace: Small Wars and the Rise of American Power/5(58).

Van Creveld says it, too. His conclusions in The Changing Face of War point to a landscape in military operations in which the lessons of the large wars of The Face of Future Wars book 20th century--Vietnam apart--no longer apply.

The book is a study of the evolution of war in the century/5. With the arrival of the Cold War and its persistent theme of nuclear stalemate, Great Power wars became unthinkable.

New technology that would avoid nuclear involvement became the holy grail of military thinkers. Then, with the collapse of the Author: Lawrence Freedman. The Face of War by Martha Gellhorn (), author, journalist and famed war correspondent, collects in one volume reports the author had previously written for magazines.

The reports are about the wars she covered--the Spanish Civil War, the Second World War, the Nuremburg Trials, the Paris Peace Conference, the Indonesian National Revolution, the Six-Day War (the Third Arab-Israeli /5. As Lawrence Freedman shows, the future of war has a past and a present.

Ideas of war, strategies for warfare and its practice, and organizing principles of war all have rich and varied origins which have shaped the minds of those who conceive the next war/5.

Despite these shortcomings, The New Face of War is an eminently enjoyable read, jam-packed with fascinating historical examples of information technology at war.

Berkowitz’s experience as an intelligence officer comes through clearly in his book, providing important context and relevance for intelligence collectors, analysts, and disseminators.

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1, likes 19, talking about this. Start streaming the final season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars Feb. 21, only on #DisneyPlusFollowers: 1M. The book’s title is a bit of a misnomer, though, as Freedman nowhere predicts what future wars might look like.

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