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The Resource Scipio Africanus : greater than Napoleon, B.H. Liddell Hart

Scipio Africanus : greater than Napoleon, B.H. Liddell Hart

Label
Scipio Africanus : greater than Napoleon
Title
Scipio Africanus
Title remainder
greater than Napoleon
Statement of responsibility
B.H. Liddell Hart
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In the future, even more than in the past, the need is to study and understand the interplay of the military, economic, and political forces, which are inseparable in strategy. Because Scipio more than any other great captain understood and combined these forces in his strategy, despite the very 'modern' handicap of being the servant of a republic -- not, like Alexander, Frederick, Napoleon, a despot, -- the study of his life is peculiarly apposite today. Above all, because the moral objective was the aim of all his plans, whether political, strategical, or tactical"--Preface
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
KKS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1895-1970
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Liddell Hart, Basil Henry
Index
no index present
LC call number
DG248.S3
LC item number
L5 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scipio
  • Scipio
  • Punic War, 2nd (218-201 B.C.)
  • Punic War, 2nd, 218-201 B.C
  • Generals
  • Consuls, Roman
  • Consuls, Roman
  • Generals
  • Rome
  • Rome (Empire)
Label
Scipio Africanus : greater than Napoleon, B.H. Liddell Hart
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This Da Capo Press paperback edition of Scipio Africanus is an unabridged republication of the edition first published as A Greater Than Napoleon: Scipio Africanus in London in 1926"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 281)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Half light -- Dawn -- The storm of Cartagena -- The battle of Bæcula -- The battle of Ilipa -- The subjugation of Spain -- The true objective -- A political hitch -- Africa -- A violated space -- Zama -- After Zama -- Siesta -- The last lap -- Dusk -- Rome's zenith
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 281 pages
Isbn
9780306813634
Isbn Type
:
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocm83265216
  • (OCoLC)83265216
Label
Scipio Africanus : greater than Napoleon, B.H. Liddell Hart
Publication
Note
"This Da Capo Press paperback edition of Scipio Africanus is an unabridged republication of the edition first published as A Greater Than Napoleon: Scipio Africanus in London in 1926"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 281)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Half light -- Dawn -- The storm of Cartagena -- The battle of Bæcula -- The battle of Ilipa -- The subjugation of Spain -- The true objective -- A political hitch -- Africa -- A violated space -- Zama -- After Zama -- Siesta -- The last lap -- Dusk -- Rome's zenith
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 281 pages
Isbn
9780306813634
Isbn Type
:
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocm83265216
  • (OCoLC)83265216

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