MicroReview 18: Précis de l’art de la guerre

Jomini, Antoine-Henri. Précis de l’art de la guerre. Edition comprising Parts I-III of the original. Paris: Perrin, 2001, 2008 (1838). ISBN 978-2262027674.

The spatial & geometric “fundamental principles” of war, by the man who long eclipsed Clausewitz, & inspired Mahan. In style & thought, a true product of the Long Enlightenment. I give ****/5.

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