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Strategy & Tactics - Winning the War

While it is important for a military to possess advanced weapons, it is equally important that they know how to employ them effectively. Here we will examine the strategy and tactics that have led to history's greatest triumphs and disasters.
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  2. Strategies & Treaties (15)

Fabian Strategy: Wearing Down the Enemy
Fabian strategy is one where pitched battles are avoided in favor of harassment and waging a war of attrition. Pioneered by Quintus Fabius Maximus, Fabian strategy has been employed several times through history, most notably during the American Revolution.

Principles of War by Carl von Clausewitz
Written in 1812, "Principles of War" was a precursor to Carl von Clausewitz's famed "On War." This online edition provides insight into his early thoughts on warfare.

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