Historical and political writings

  title={Historical and political writings},
  author={M. Townsend and C. Clausewitz and Peter Paret and D. Moran},
  • M. Townsend, C. Clausewitz, +1 author D. Moran
  • Published 1992
  • History
  • Carl von Clausewitz's major theoretical work, On War, has retained its freshness and relevance since it first appeared 160 years ago. Clausewitz was also a wide-ranging, innovative historian--his acerbic history of Prussia before 1806 became an underground classic long before it could be published--and a combative political essayist, whose observations on the affairs of Germany and Europe combine social egalitarianism with a nearly Bismarckian Realpolitik. In this companion volume to On War… CONTINUE READING
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