Wellington's Battles Against Political Ambiguity
Air Command And Staff College Maxwell Air Force Base United States
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It is an unfortunate fact that history is replete with examples of disconnects between a governments desires and the realms of military possibility. This has led to military stagnation and, at worst, disaster. However, militaries continually fail to appreciate that astute political acumen and an ability to deal with government strategic ambiguity can be just as important to a military commander as operational brilliance. Therefore, it is important for commanders to draw lessons and inspiration from history.
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