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Moltke.

F. E. Whitton

Moltke.

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Published by Constable in London .
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    SeriesMakers of the nineteenth century
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    Open LibraryOL19528475M

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Moltke, His Life and Character: Sketched in Moltke. book, Letters, Memoirs, a Novel and Autobiographical Notes () by Helmuth von Moltke, Mary Herms (Translator). Termed “the ablest military mind since Napoleon” by David Chandler, Moltke laid much of the Moltke. book and theoretical foundation of the modern German military system.2 Gunther Rothenberg argued that Moltke “may be considered the most incisive and important European military writer between the Napoleonic era and the First World War.”3 Moltke’s influence extended far beyond his own by: 6.

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Termed “the ablest military mind since Napoleon” by David Chandler, Moltke laid much of the institutional and theoretical foundation of the modern German military system.2 Gunther Rothenberg argued that Moltke “may be considered the most incisive and important European military writer between the Napoleonic era and the First World War.”3 Moltke’s influence extended far beyond his own times/5(19).

Moltke’s confidence in his subordinates and his innate ability to understand when to not intervene are traits modern commanders should be striving to emulate. This book is both an insightful and worthwhile read; interesting while avoiding the pitfalls of an excessive ‘academic’ style.”/5(6).

In Moltke published The Russo-Turkish Campaign in Europe, ; this book was also well received in military circles. Also in that year he served in Rome as personal adjutant to Prince Henry of Prussia, which allowed him to create another map of the Eternal City (published in ).

Helmuth Karl Bernhard Graf von Moltke was a German Field Marshal who acted as chief of staff of the Prussian Army for thirty years. He is also referred to as Moltke the Elder. Books by Helmuth von Moltke4/5. Von Moltke, in his last weeks, wrote about the contribution of his wife to his work, stressing that her sacrifice had been greater than his because she had to support his activities from afar, knowing of the intense danger and living with it day by letters could make the basis of an excellent movie/5(6).

Moltke. book Johannes Ludwig Graf von Moltke (German: [ˈhɛlmuːt fɔn ˈmɔltkə]; 25 May – 18 June ), also known as Moltke the Younger, was a German general and Chief of the Great German General was also the nephew of Generalfeldmarschall (Field Marshal) Helmuth Karl Bernhard von Moltke who is commonly called "Moltke the Elder" to differentiate the s/wars: Franco-Prussian War, World War I.

2 Moltke and the origins of the First World War 12 For a recent negative evaluation of Moltke, based on the views of the ‘Schlieffen school’, see Arden Bucholz, Moltke, Schlieffen and Prussian War Planning, Providence and Oxford ,p   This book explores the influence of Helmuth von Moltke, Germany's Chief of the General Staff between and Based largely on previously unknown primary sources, it 5/5(1).

Helmuth Johann Ludwig von Moltke ( –J ), also known as Moltke the Younger, was a nephew of Field Marshal Count Moltke and served as the Chief of the German General Staff from to His role in the development of German Moltke. book plans and the Moltke.

book of the First World War is extremely controversial. This detailed and comprehensive book offers the first modern biography of Helmuth Von Moltke, a major progenitor of the processes modern great powers use to engage in large-scale warfare.

Drawing upon the author s own previously published works, Moltke, Schlieffen and Prussian War Planning and Moltke and the German Wars,it also Pages:   The book also contains an extensive bibliographic and historiographic commentary that includes references to Moltke and his theories in the current literature in Germany, England, and the United States—a valuable aid to anyone doing research on the subject.4/5(1).

Helmuth von Moltke, in full Helmuth Karl Bernhard, Count (graf) von Moltke, (born OctoParchim, Mecklenburg [Germany]—died ApBerlin, Germany), chief of the Prussian and German General Staff (–88) and the architect of the victories over Denmark (), Austria (), and France ().

Early career. Moltke’s father, a man of unstable character. Helmuth von Moltke, (bornGersdorff, Mecklenburg [Germany]—died JBerlin), chief of the German General Staff at the outbreak of World War modification of the German attack plan in the west and his inability to retain control of his rapidly advancing armies significantly contributed to the halt of the German offensive on the Marne in September and the.

The White Book InMolkte was appointed the editor of The White Book, a collection of German diplomatic documents intended to prove the "war guilt" of Poland, where Molkte selectively edited the documents such as exercising his warning to Berlin in a cable he sent in March warning that Poland would go to war if the Reich sought to alter the status of the Free City of Danzig.

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“Moltke molded the Prussian and ultimately the German army at a time of technological and economic change. For that reason this book deserves a much wider audience than those interested in nineteenth-century military history. Moltke is a noble family resident in Germany and Scandinavia, originally from s of the family have been noted as statesmen, high military officers and major landowners in Denmark and Germany.

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Click Download or Read Online button to get moltke on the art of war book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Whitton, Frederick Ernest, Moltke. Freeport, N.Y., Books for Libraries Press [].

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Series Title: Makers of the nineteenth century. SMS Moltke was the lead ship of the Moltke-class battlecruisers of the German Imperial Navy, named after the 19th-century German Field Marshal Helmuth von sioned on 30 Septemberthe ship was the second battlecruiser of the Imperial Navy. Moltke, along with her sister ship Goeben, was an enlarged version of the previous German battlecruiser design, Von der Tann, with Speed: Design: knots ( km/h; mph).

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Caspar von Moltke, who has two sons of his own and chairs the Freya von Moltke Foundation – which supports reconciliation efforts between Germany and Poland – says he has long stopped trying to unravel which. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Franco-German War of by Helmuth Von Moltke at Barnes & Noble.

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Alexandra Isles, Actress: Dark Shadows. Alexandra Moltke Isles grew up in New York where her father was a permanent member of the Danish Mission to the United Nations and her mother was an editor at VOGUE.

As a child she hated school but always had her nose in a book. Growing up as a U.N. brat honed her sensitivity to injustice and a theme running through all her work is social justice Born: : Moltke on the Art of War: Selected Writings () by Helmuth Von Moltke and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices.4/5(90).

Since Germany was the only state in Europe created and destroyed in less than a century by war, an analysis of its war planning system is crucial to a proper understanding of 19th and 20th century German history. This book analyses the first deep-future orientated war planning system, which originated in the Kingdom of Prussia in the early 19th century.

Helmuth von Moltke was born on Octoin Parchim, Mecklenburg, to German-Danish parents impoverished by the Napoleonic Wars. Education Moltke was educated in the Copenhagen Royal Cadet Corps ( - ). Career Moltke began Danish service in but in transferred to Prussia as an infantry lieutenant.

Moltke shaped the way that the German Army looked at war up until This book is a compendium of essays written by v. Moltke that covers many practical aspects of the art of war with historical examples. It's a bit of a turgid read unless this is your period.

Moltke (intentionally) never set out to produce an 'On War'.4/5(1). Get this from a library. Moltke on the art of war: selected writings. [Helmuth Moltke, Graf von; Daniel J Hughes] -- Field Marshal Helmuth Graf von Moltke is best known for his direction of the German/Prussian campaigns against Austria in and France inyet it was during his service as chief of the.

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Moltke on the art of war: selected writings by Helmuth Moltke (Book) 6 editions published between and in English and held by WorldCat member libraries worldwide. The Prussian army invented modern war processes, and Helmuth von Moltke ( - ) was the first modern war planner.

His accomplishment was to develop, bring to fruition and validate the war processes invented during his lifetime. In this book, Bucholz examines Moltke's work and the 5/5(1).Moltke is widely considered to be one of the most important military thinkers between the fall of Napoleon and the First World War.

However bizzare it may seem, but this book, which is a compilation of his essays, maintains his view that in conduct of military operations, a strategy plays much less significant weight than any armchair general may have wished/5(17).Letters to Freya, by Helmuth J.

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