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Small Wars

Their Principles and Practice

Published by Tales End Press .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

I. Introduction.
II. Causes of Small wars as affecting their Conditions.
III. The Objective in Small Wars.
IV. The Influence of Sea Power.
V. Difficulties under which the Regular Forces labour as regards Intelligence.
VI. The Influence of the Question of Supply upon Small Wars.
VII. Boldness and Vigour the Essence of effectively conducting such Operations.
VII. Tactics favour the Regular Army while Strategy favours the Enemy.
IX. To avoid desultory Warfare the Enemy must be brought to battle.
X. Division of Force.
XI. Lines of Communications.
XII. Guerilla Warfare in General.
XIII. Introductory Remarks with regard to Tactical Condition
XIV. Tactics of Attack.
XV. Tactics of Defence.
XVI. Pursuits and Retreats.
XVII. The employment of Feints.
XVIII. Surprises, Raids, and Ambuscades.
XIX. Squares on the March, in Bivouac, and in Action.
XX. Principles of Laager and Zeriba Warfare.
XXI. Hill Warfare.
XXII. Bush Warfare.
XXIII. Infantry Tactics.
XXIV. Cavalry and Mounted Infantry.
XXV. Camel Corps.
XXVI. Artillery Tactics.
XXVII. Machine Guns.
XXVIII. The Service of Security.
XXIX. Night Operations.
XXX. Defence Works.

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Open Library OL25409434M
ISBN 10 1623580560
ISBN 13 9781623580575 B008WV8UBK
Library Thing 22188
Goodreads 15824851

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