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Elementary treatise on tactics and on certain parts of strategy

by Edward Yates

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Published by T. and W. Boone ... .
Written in English


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Full text of "Elementary treatise on tactics and on certain parts of strategy" See other formats. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Yates, Edward, Elementary treatise on tactics and on certain parts of strategy. London: T. & W. Boone, On Tactics is intended to be the remedy to the chaotic and thus far unformed realm of tactical theory and to answer questions like the one above.

Part One of the book will establish a tactical system meant to replace the Principles of War checklist. First, the contextual role of tactics with regards to strategy and war will be established.

A “smattering of elemental strategy” might have exposed Major-General Stanley to the most influential military treatise of the 19th century, Clausewitz’s, On War.

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BOOK II—ON THE THEORY OF WAR. BOOK 2 • CHAPTER 1. Branches of the Art of War. WAR in its literal meaning is fighting, for fighting alone is the efficient principle in the manifold activity which, in a wide sense, is called war.

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Advanced-guard, out-post, and detachment service of troops, with the essential principles of strategy, and grand tactics, for the use of officers of the militia and volunteers, (New York, J. Wiley & son, ), by D. Mahan (page images at HathiTrust).

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the art of war, as is generally conceived, is divided into five purely military branches: strategy, grand tactics, logistics, (la logistique,) the art of the engineer and elementary tactics (la tactique de detail); but there is an essential part of this science which has, until now, been improperly excluded from it.

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Americans. The principal tactics manuals used at West Point, Mahan's Out-Post 4 and Hardee's Tactics, 5 did not even mention joint operations. Jomini's The Art of War, which was the principal strategy text there, contains a short article on "descents" (Jomini's term for amphibious operations).

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Lucena's book (c. ) concluded with examples of endgames and chess problems. The second edition () of Philidor's Analyse du jeu des Échecs devoted 75 pages of analysis to various endgames.

These included a number of theoretically important endings, such as rook and.