Accession Number : ADA156542


Title :   Analysis and Comparison of the Ideas and Later Influences of Henri Jomini and Carl von Clausewitz


Descriptive Note : Student rept.


Corporate Author : AIR COMMAND AND STAFF COLL MAXWELL AFB AL


Personal Author(s) : Jones, Francis S


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a156542.pdf


Report Date : Apr 1985


Pagination or Media Count : 56


Abstract : This paper reviews the lives of Henri Jomini and Carl von Clauswitz. It also covers the main concepts contained in their greatest works and the influence they had on subsequent warfare and military thinking. Jomini's influence is traced through the American Civil War to current military doctrine. Clausewitz' influence is traced from the post Napoleonic period, through the two world wars, to current military doctrine.


Descriptors :   *MILITARY DOCTRINE , GLOBAL , HISTORY , HUMANS , WARFARE


Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE