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Clausewitz's on War

A Biography

by Hew Strachan

Hardcover, 238 pages, Pgw, List Price: $20.95 |


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A Biography
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A military historian offers a lively, insightful study of Carl von Clausewitz's landmark work on military strategy, first published in Germany following the Napoleonic Wars, analyzing the often confusing text of the book and assessing its continued influence on the history of modern warfare.