Operational Art and the Jena Campaign.
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ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA
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A topic of great interest in the US Army today is the concept of the Operational Level of war or Operational Art, as it is sometimes called. Napoleon demonstrated a great appreciation for the Operational Art and his campaigns serve as excellent studies for us today. It is through such a study that commanders can increase their knowledge and better apply the Art aspect of the Profession of Arms. The Jena Campaign is one in which Napoleon defeated, in detail, a superior force through application of the Operational Art and an understanding of Clausewitzs Center of Gravity.
- Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics