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The Resource Masters of war : history's greatest strategic thinkers, Professor Andrew R. Wilson, (sound recording)

Masters of war : history's greatest strategic thinkers, Professor Andrew R. Wilson, (sound recording)

Label
Masters of war : history's greatest strategic thinkers
Title
Masters of war
Title remainder
history's greatest strategic thinkers
Statement of responsibility
Professor Andrew R. Wilson
Title variation
History's greatest strategic thinkers
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This course delivers an inside look at both the content and historical context of the world's greatest war strategists. Professor Wilson discusses the subtleties and complexities of strategy and reveals how nations and military leaders have adapted to the dynamic realm of fog, friction, and chance
Member of
Accompanying matter
libretto or text
Cataloging source
RECBX
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1967-
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Wilson, Andrew R.
Dewey number
355/.009
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
  • lectures speeches
  • history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Professor Andrew R. Wilson, U.S. Naval War College
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  • Teaching Company
  • Recorded Books, LLC
Series statement
The great courses. Topic, History. Subtopic, Civilization & culture
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  • Military art and science
  • War
  • Military biography
  • Military art and science
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Masters of war : history's greatest strategic thinkers, Professor Andrew R. Wilson, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact discs
  • In container (17 cm.)
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 24 lectures
Accompanying material
1 CD-ROM (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • computer disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • cd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • spoken word
  • text
Content type code
  • spw
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Machiavelli's The art of war
  • disc 4.
  • Machiavelli's Discourses on Livy
  • The Napoleonic revolution in war
  • disc 5.
  • Baron Jomini as a strategist
  • Clausewitz's On war
  • disc 6.
  • Jomini and Clausewitz through the ages
  • From sail to steam : the sea-power revolution
  • Disc 1.
  • disc 7.
  • Alfred Thayer Mahan
  • Sir Julian Corbett
  • disc 8.
  • Mahan, Corbett, and the Pacific War
  • Air power in theory and practice
  • disc 9.
  • From rolling thunder to instant thunder
  • Nuclear strategy
  • disc 10.
  • Why strategy matters
  • Mao Tse-tung in theory and practice
  • Classics of counterinsurgency
  • disc 11.
  • Just-war theory
  • Terrorism as strategy
  • disc 12.
  • Strategies of counterterrorism
  • From the jaws of defeat : strategic adaptation
  • Thucydides on strategy
  • disc 2.
  • Thucydides as a possession for all time
  • Sun Tzu's The art of war
  • disc 3.
  • Sun Tzu through time
Control code
ocn898127859
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
12 audio discs (ca. 12 hr.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598038804
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2013626992
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
  • GC0022
  • 9422
  • PC9422A
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)898127859
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Masters of war : history's greatest strategic thinkers, Professor Andrew R. Wilson, (sound recording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Compact discs
  • In container (17 cm.)
  • The length of each lecture is: ca. 30 min. The entire program consists of 24 lectures
Accompanying material
1 CD-ROM (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
  • audio disc
  • computer disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
  • cd
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier
  • rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
  • spoken word
  • text
Content type code
  • spw
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Machiavelli's The art of war
  • disc 4.
  • Machiavelli's Discourses on Livy
  • The Napoleonic revolution in war
  • disc 5.
  • Baron Jomini as a strategist
  • Clausewitz's On war
  • disc 6.
  • Jomini and Clausewitz through the ages
  • From sail to steam : the sea-power revolution
  • Disc 1.
  • disc 7.
  • Alfred Thayer Mahan
  • Sir Julian Corbett
  • disc 8.
  • Mahan, Corbett, and the Pacific War
  • Air power in theory and practice
  • disc 9.
  • From rolling thunder to instant thunder
  • Nuclear strategy
  • disc 10.
  • Why strategy matters
  • Mao Tse-tung in theory and practice
  • Classics of counterinsurgency
  • disc 11.
  • Just-war theory
  • Terrorism as strategy
  • disc 12.
  • Strategies of counterterrorism
  • From the jaws of defeat : strategic adaptation
  • Thucydides on strategy
  • disc 2.
  • Thucydides as a possession for all time
  • Sun Tzu's The art of war
  • disc 3.
  • Sun Tzu through time
Control code
ocn898127859
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
12 audio discs (ca. 12 hr.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
direct electronic
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781598038804
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Lccn
2013626992
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia
  • rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
  • GC0022
  • 9422
  • PC9422A
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)898127859
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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