Winning at War: Seven Keys to Military Victory throughout History

Winning at War: Seven Keys to Military Victory throughout History

Christian P. Potholm


What are the self sufficient variables that confirm luck in struggle? Drawing on forty years of learning and educating warfare, political scientist Christian P. Potholm provides a 'template of Mars,' seven variables that experience served as predictors of army luck through the years and throughout cultures. In Winning at War, Potholm explains those variables―technology, sustained ruthlessness, self-discipline, receptivity to innovation, safeguard of army capital from civilians and rulers, will, and the assumption that there'll regularly be one other war―and presents case stories in their implementation, from historical battles to at the present time.

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