Accession Number:

ADA143354

Title:

Pearl Harbor--A Study in the Application of the Principles of War

Descriptive Note:

Student rept.

Corporate Author:

AIR COMMAND AND STAFF COLL MAXWELL AFB AL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

61.0

Abstract:

This paper represents a special report which will be used to assist in curriculum development by the Air Command and Staff College Warfare Studies Division, Air University. Chapter 1 contains Japanese and American background information prior to Pearl Harbor and describes the attack itself. Chapter 2 analyzes the attack in the context of the principles of war and details the correct and incorrect application of these principles by both sides. Chapter 3 provides seminar discussion questions for use by an ACSC course officer leading a seminar on the principles.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Naval Surface Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE