Strategy: A History

@inproceedings{Freedman2013StrategyAH,
  title={Strategy: A History},
  author={Lawrence D. Freedman},
  year={2013}
}
Sir Lawrence Freedman, one of the world's leading authorities on war and international politics, captures the vast history of strategic thinking, in a consistently engaging and insightful account of how strategy came to pervade every aspect of our lives. 

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