Accession Number:

ADA509994

Title:

The Improbable Alliance: The Central Powers and Coalition Warfare, 1914-1918

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

What can be learned about Coalition Warfare from the way in which the Quadruple Alliance Germany, Austria-Hungary, Turkey and Bulgaria functions Where does the blame lie for its failure Was the Alliance a nonstarter form its inception Did the partners bite off more than they could chew Did the partners expect more from the partnership than it was capable of yielding What are the lessons for today and for the future

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE