The Challenge of Change: Military Institutions and New Realities, 1918-1941 by David R. MetsThe Challenge of Change: Military Institutions and New Realities, 1918-1941 by David R. Mets

The Challenge of Change: Military Institutions and New Realities, 1918-1941

EditorDavid R. Mets, Harold R. Winton

Paperback | June 1, 2003

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The Challenge of Change examines how military institutions attempted to meet the demands of the new strategic, political, and technological realities of the turbulent era between the First and Second World Wars. The contributors chose France, Germany, Great Britain, the Soviet Union, and the United States as focus countries because their military institutions endeavored to develop both the material capacity and the conceptual framework for the conduct of modern industrialized warfare on a continental scale.
Both editors are on the faculty of the School of Advanced Airpower Studies, Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama. Harold R. Winton is professor of military history and theory. He is the author of To Change an Army: General Sir John Burnett-Stuart and British Armored Doctrine, 1927–1938. David R. Mets is professor of technology and innovatio...
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Title:The Challenge of Change: Military Institutions and New Realities, 1918-1941Format:PaperbackPublished:June 1, 2003Publisher:UNP - Nebraska PaperbackLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0803298358

ISBN - 13:9780803298354

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.This is an informative and entertaining book that brings the reader up to date on critical period of military history. Certainly, both the military historian and the general reader will learn from this book, which is highly recommended.-The American Historical Review