Originally published in 1983, this broad-ranging book provides penetrating insights on the role of geography in both historic and modern-day warfare. Tactically at a local level, strategically at the campaign level and geopolitically at the global level geographical knowledge is crucial. This book analyses geographical solutions to technical questions of logistics and transportation, the impact of climatology on planning for military action and the understanding of spatial geography for urban and guerrilla wars.The one downtown target was the US embassy, the emblem of American involvement. ... (MOUNT) in the Active Defense (Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, 1978 ) US Army Field Manual 71-2, The Tank and Mechanized Infantry Urban Warfare 137.
|Title||:||The Geography of Warfare (Routledge Library Editions: Political Geography)|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2014-10-03|