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The Resource Churchill, the great game and total war, David Jablonsky ; with a foreword by Caspar W. Weinberger

Churchill, the great game and total war, David Jablonsky ; with a foreword by Caspar W. Weinberger

Label
Churchill, the great game and total war
Title
Churchill, the great game and total war
Statement of responsibility
David Jablonsky ; with a foreword by Caspar W. Weinberger
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Influenced by what Clausewitz called the ""remarkable trinity""--The government, the military and the people - David Jablonsky studies the interaction between Churchill, the British people and the army during World War II. He argues that the great British leader saw civilian supremacy as the rule in total war
Member of
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Jablonsky, David
Dewey number
941.084/090
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cass series on politics and military affairs in the twentieth century
Series volume
5
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Churchill, Winston
  • World War (1914-1918)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • War
Label
Churchill, the great game and total war, David Jablonsky ; with a foreword by Caspar W. Weinberger
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 220-224) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Foreword; Preface; 1. Introduction; 2. The Victorian Framework; Tension; The Rational Pragmatist; The Emotional Romantic; The Romance of History; The Imperial Romance; The Romance of Imperialism; The Man of Action; Science and the Romance of Rationalism; The Patricians; Adversity; The Adversarial Product; The Public Schools; The Victorian Wars; The Sporting Game; The Cruel Game; The Great Game; The Victorian Continuity; 3. The Great and Total War; The First Lord; The Remarkable Trinity; The Great Game; Sigint
  • Science and TechnologyThe Interwar Years; The Nature of War; The Remarkable Trinity; The Great Game; 4. The Second World War and the Remarkable Trinity; The Legacy of the Past; The Egocentric; The Combatant; The Man of Action; The Government; The Machinery; The Institutions; The Grand Alliance; The People; The Military; The Decision-Maker; The Chiefs; The Field Commanders; 5. The Great Game in the Second World War; Organization and Politics; Organizations; Amateurism and Security; Politics of Intelligence; Ultra; Golden Eggs; Levels of War; Deception; Science and Technology; Victorian Tension
  • Surprise and Countermeasures6. Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn858861154
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 237 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135199227
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)858861154
Label
Churchill, the great game and total war, David Jablonsky ; with a foreword by Caspar W. Weinberger
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 220-224) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Foreword; Preface; 1. Introduction; 2. The Victorian Framework; Tension; The Rational Pragmatist; The Emotional Romantic; The Romance of History; The Imperial Romance; The Romance of Imperialism; The Man of Action; Science and the Romance of Rationalism; The Patricians; Adversity; The Adversarial Product; The Public Schools; The Victorian Wars; The Sporting Game; The Cruel Game; The Great Game; The Victorian Continuity; 3. The Great and Total War; The First Lord; The Remarkable Trinity; The Great Game; Sigint
  • Science and TechnologyThe Interwar Years; The Nature of War; The Remarkable Trinity; The Great Game; 4. The Second World War and the Remarkable Trinity; The Legacy of the Past; The Egocentric; The Combatant; The Man of Action; The Government; The Machinery; The Institutions; The Grand Alliance; The People; The Military; The Decision-Maker; The Chiefs; The Field Commanders; 5. The Great Game in the Second World War; Organization and Politics; Organizations; Amateurism and Security; Politics of Intelligence; Ultra; Golden Eggs; Levels of War; Deception; Science and Technology; Victorian Tension
  • Surprise and Countermeasures6. Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn858861154
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 237 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781135199227
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)858861154

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