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Rites of Spring: The Great War and the Birth of the Modern

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A surveyor himself, Postnikov writes that on a survey expedition to remote southern Yakutiya in the 1960s he found a grim note scrawled on a tree trunk by one of his predecessors. Such theories claim to benefit society and the public's well-being. There is no career path for strategists or strategic thinkers, and indeed there appears to be a trend away from intellectualism. The perimeter defenses are breached, and the fall of Tobruk is less than 12 hours away (p.48) Map 40.

Pages: 512

Publisher: Vintage Canada (March 13, 2012)

ISBN: 0307361764

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