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G.S. Isserson and the War of the Future : Key Writings of a Soviet Military Theorist / G.S. Isserson ; translated and edited by Richard W. Harrison ; foreword by Lieutenant General Paul K. Van Riper, USMC (Ret.).

Author/creator Isserson, G. S. author.
Other author/creatorHarrison, Richard W., 1952- translator, editor.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2016]
Descriptionv, 325 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
Contents A short biography of G.S. Isserson -- The evolution of operational art -- The fundamentals of the deep operation -- The fundamentals of the defensive operation -- The fundamentals of conducting operations -- The new forms of struggle -- "The development of the theory of Soviet operational art in the 1930s."
Abstract "This book gathers together for the first time English translations of Isserson's most influential works, including some that are still classified. His writings on the preparation and conduct of "deep operations"--The deployment of tanks, mechanized infantry, air power and airborne troops--also serve as a primer on how to construct a position to defeat such an attack"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LanguageTranslated from the Russian.
LCCN 2016009382
ISBN9781476662367 (softcover ; alk. paper)
ISBN1476662363 (softcover ; alk. paper)

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