Notes on Military Science and the Art of War
Washington, DC: James J. Chapman, 1891. Second Edition. 180, illus., maps, pencil notes to text, damp stains (no pgs stuck), bds weak, tears ins hinges, ink & pencil notes ins fr bd & flylf. Pencil scribbling ins bds & flylves, small holes (insect damage? ) in lower margin from front endpaper through p. 18, top corner p. 177 torn off (minor loss of text), small tears and small pieces missing to margins of a few text pages, boards and spine scuffed, stained, and spotted, board and spine edges worn. This book was developed for a course at the State University of Iowa. Topics covered include army organization and administration, lines and orders of battle, Frederick's military system, Napoleon's military system, modern tactics and strategy, military obstacles, explosives, cannon, gunnery, fortification, siege operations, torpedoes and submarine mines, military reconnaissance, and military law. Condition: as is.
Keywords: U.S. Army, Military Science, Tactics, Strategy