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Targeting for Effect: Is There an Iceberg Ahead?

  title={Targeting for Effect: Is There an Iceberg Ahead?},
  author={M. Steblin},
Abstract : Some airpower enthusiasts see the Desert Storm air campaign as the fruition of the ideas of Douhet and Mitchell and as the final fulfillment of their promises. The reason for their excitement is embodied in the belief that the concept of parallel war and an effects based strategy promises a new capability for the conduct of future wars. The capability to control an enemy quickly and without having to destroy him has been the goal of military forces from the time of Sun Tzu. This… Expand

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