The Resource Masters of war : history's greatest strategic thinkers, Andrew R. Wilson, (sound recording)

Masters of war : history's greatest strategic thinkers, Andrew R. Wilson, (sound recording)

Label
Masters of war : history's greatest strategic thinkers
Title
Masters of war
Title remainder
history's greatest strategic thinkers
Statement of responsibility
Andrew R. Wilson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This course delivers an inside look at both the content and historical context of the world's greatest war strategists. Professor Wilson discusses the subtleties and complexities of strategy and reveals how nations and military leaders have adapted to the dynamic realm of fog, friction, and chance
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Cataloging source
GP5
Dewey number
355 WILSO
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Instructed by Andrew R. Wilson
Series statement
  • The great courses.
  • The great courses.
Target audience
adult
Masters of war : history's greatest strategic thinkers, Andrew R. Wilson, (sound recording)
Label
Masters of war : history's greatest strategic thinkers, Andrew R. Wilson, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • In two containers
  • Each volume contains twelve 30 minute lectures
  • Each volume contains 6 discs
  • Guide book included with volume 1 only
  • "Course number 9422."
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Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Lecture 4.
  • Sun Tzu's The art of war
  • Disc 3.
  • Lecture 5.
  • Sun Tzu through time
  • Lecture 6.
  • Machiavelli's The art of war
  • Disc 4.
  • Lecture 7.
  • Machiavelli's Discourses on Livy
  • Disc 1.
  • Lecture 8.
  • The Napoleonic revolution in war
  • Disc 5.
  • Lecture 9.
  • Baron Jomini as a strategist
  • Lecture 10.
  • Clausewitz's On war
  • Disc 6.
  • Lecture 11.
  • Jomini and Clausewitz through the ages
  • Lecture 1.
  • Lecture 12.
  • From sail to steam -- the sea-power revolution
  • Disc 7.
  • Lecture 13.
  • Alfred Thayer Mahan
  • Lecture 14.
  • Sir Julian Corbett
  • Disc 8.
  • Lecture 15.
  • Mahan, Corbett, and the Pacific War
  • Why strategy matters
  • Lecture 16.
  • Air power in theory and practice
  • Disc 9.
  • Lecture 17.
  • From rolling thunder to instant thunder
  • Lecture 18.
  • Nuclear strategy
  • Disc 10.
  • Lecture 19.
  • Mao Tse-tung in theory and practice
  • Lecture 2.
  • Lecture 20.
  • Classics of counterinsurgency
  • Disc 11.
  • Lecture 21.
  • Just-war theory
  • Lecture 22.
  • Terrorism as strategy
  • Disc 12.
  • Lecture 23.
  • Strategies of counterterrorism
  • Thucydides on strategy
  • Lecture 24.
  • From the jaws of defeat -- strategic adaptation
  • Disc 2.
  • Lecture 3.
  • Thucydides as a possession for all time
Control code
ocn818665628
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Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
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Extent
12 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598038804
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2013626992
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • PB9422A (Book)
  • PC9422A (CD)
  • IC9422A-01 (CD)
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1528960
  • (CaAE) a1528960
  • (OCoLC)818665628
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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