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Maneuver Warfare

An Anthology

by Richard Hooker undifferentiated

  • 357 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Presidio Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military tactics,
  • War & defence operations,
  • Military Tactics And Strategy,
  • History: World,
  • Maneuver warfare,
  • History / Military / Strategy,
  • Military Policy,
  • Tactics,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8228170M
    ISBN 100891415181
    ISBN 109780891415183

    Maneuver warfare is as much a mental approach to warfare as it is a physical one. The essence of maneuver warfare is to make and implement operational and tactical decisions more quickly than the enemy. However, this does not mean making rash decisions and executing imcomplete plans.


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"Maneuver Warfare: An Anthology", edited by Richard D. Hooker, Jr., although aimed largely at an audience intimately connected to, or embedded in, the US military system, is a worthy read for almost any serious student of military history.

What makes this book worth reading. Two issues in particular: 1) it's relative breadth of coverage of the /5(6). Maneuver warfare, often controversial and requiring operational and tactical innovation, poses perhaps the most important doctrinal questions currently facing the conventional military forces of the U.S.

Its purpose is to defeat the enemy by disrupting the opponent's ability to react, rather than by physical destruction of forces. This book develops and explains the theory of. Clear and concise explanation of core principles of maneuver warfare with an excellent annotated bibliography.

I Maneuver Warfare book not yet finished the academy lectures at the end of the book, but Lind's portions immediately suggested a number of ideas in my own field/5. The Marine Corps Way: Using Maneuver Warfare to Lead a Winning Organization by Jason A.

Santamaria, Vicent Martino, et al. | out of 5 stars This book develops and explains the theory of maneuver warfare and offers specific tactical, operational, and organizational recommendations for improving ground combat forces.

The authors translate concepts- too often vaguely stated by manuever warfare advocates- into concrete doctrine. Maneuver warfare emerged in the post-Vietnam era and was defined by a new conception of warfare that focused on human thinking and adaptation. Critical thinkers like US Air Force Colonel John Boyd helped the U.S.

Marine Corps develop a new doctrine that was published as MCDP1: Warfighting in maneuver warfare handbook Download maneuver warfare handbook or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online Maneuver Warfare book to get maneuver warfare handbook book now. This site is like a library, Use search box in. The "Maneuver Warfare Handbook" is the best introduction to maneuver warfare available, particularly as it applies to the Marine Corps maneuver efforts today at the small-unit level.

As recent as this book is, it represents maneuver warfare in its Marine Corps infancy--a testament to the dynamism of tactical and operational thought in the Corps /5(21).

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY Headquarters United States Marine Corps Washington, D.C. 20 June FOREWORD Since Fleet. The book was fascinating in its scope.

Perhaps the most skeptical and sarcastic note was sounded by Daniel Bolger, who "Maneuver Warfare," edited by Richard Hooker, is a compilation of scholarly articles that either champion the concept or question it/5.

This book develops and explains the theory of maneuver warfare and offers specific tactical, operational, and organizational recommendations for improving ground combat forces. The authors Maneuver Warfare book concepts—too often vaguely stated by manuever warfare advocates—into concrete doctrine.

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY Headquarters United States Marine Corps Washington, D.C. 20 June FOREWORD Since Fleet Marine Force Manual 1, Warfighting, was first pub- lished init. Get this from a library. Maneuver warfare: an anthology. [Richard D Hooker;] -- Today, America's armed forces face massive change, a dramatically reduced force structure, and severe budget cuts.

The concept of "maneuver warfare" has been put forth as one promising solution to. The Art of Maneuver shows how true maneuver-warfare theory has been applied in campaigns throughout history. With a genius for apt analogy the author shows how our obsession with fighting and winning set-piece battles causes us to overlook an enemy’s true vulnerabilities.

But as low-intensity conflicts promise to become the dominant warfare of the future, the. The Art of Maneuver shows how true maneuver-warfare theory has been applied in campaigns throughout history.

With a genius for apt analogy the author shows how our obsession with fighting and winning set-piece battles causes us to overlook an enemy’s true vulnerabilities. But as low-intensity conflicts promise to become the dominant warfare of the future, the 3/5(1).

Get this from a library. Maneuver Warfare Handbook. [William S Lind] -- Maneuver warfare, often controversial and requiring operational and tactical innovation, poses perhaps the most important doctrinal questions currently facing the conventional military forces of the. The editor of Maneuver Warfare: An Anthology, Richard D.

Hooker, Jr., has divided the book into three sections, each dealing with a different facet of maneuver warfare: “The Theory of Maneuver Warfare ” (nine essays), “Institutionalizing Maneuver Warfare ” (four essays), and “The Historical Basis of Maneuver Warfare ” (eight essays).

a generation and needs to transform to fight and win in complex maneuver warfare. Several factors contribute to potential challenges U.S. formations may face in such a conflict: It has been several years since we deployed large numbers of troops in combat in Iraq or Afghanistan.

Our junior leaders, bothFile Size: 2MB. "Maneuver Warfare: An Anthology", edited by Richard D. Hooker, Jr., although aimed largely at an audience intimately connected to, or embedded in, the US military system, is a worthy read for almost any serious student of military history.

What makes this book worth reading?/5(4). Maneuver warfare, often controversial and requiring operational and tactical innovation, poses perhaps the most important doctrinal questions currently facing the conventional military forces of the U.S.

Its purpose is to defeat the enemy by disrupting the opponent's ability to react, rather than by physical destruction of forces/5(). A Prussian general and military theorist, Carl Von Clausewitz, introduced maneuver warfare to the world in his book On was a combat veteran, and was interested in studying the art and science of war, in particular, the campaigns fought by Frederick the Great and Napoleon.

Maneuver warfare was ushered into the Marine Corps over 13 years ago by Gen A. Gray and Col John Boyd, USAF(Ret). It took root in the 2d Marine Division inappearing first as a maneuver warfare board made up of “Young Turks.” Only two unpublished documents existed then: “Gray’s Battle Book” and “Boyd’s Patterns of.

Maneuver warfare, often controversial and requiring operational and tactical innovation, poses perhaps the most important doctrinal questions currently facing the Author: William S Lind.

A two part book with the first attempting to clarify the relationship between air power and maneuver warfare since the second part contains the collective wisdom of the military doctrine analysts of the Air University on the same subjects thus allowing the to draw their own conclusions on the past, present, and future of air power and.

The Maneuver Warfare Handbook by William Lind is a primer in the tactics of maneuver warfare. Although a controversial figure who never served in the military, Bill Lind captures the basic principles and tactics of maneuver warfare and describes them in a manner that is easily understood and applied by junior leaders.

The U.S. military has strayed from it's Manœuvre Warfare roots. What is needed now is a doctrinal renaissance after more than a decade. Daniel P. Bolger's amusingly skeptical essay suggests that maneuver warfare theory is ``a bag of military Doritos--tasty and great fun to munch, but not very nutritious.''.

The Art of Maneuver: Maneuver Warfare Theory and Airland Battle - Ebook written by Robert Leonhard. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Art of Maneuver: Maneuver Warfare Theory and Airland Battle/5(5). They analyze the importance of airpower in maneuver warfare employed by Israel in the and wars and by coalition forces in the Gulf War.

van Creveld forecasts what the role of airpower will be in warfare during the coming years. The book includes a response to the authors by the air doctrine analysts at Air University USMC Reading List.

This book develops and explains the theory of maneuver warfare and offers specific tactical, operational, and organizational recommendations for improving ground combat forces.

The authors translate concepts too often vaguely stated by Brand: Taylor And Francis. The Case Against Maneuver Warfare. Michael Gladius.

Ever since the s/s, maneuver warfare has been regarded as the ideal form of warfare. It’s associated primarily with the German Army of WWII and the Mongol Empire, and everybody wants to emulate their successes.

Daniel P. Bolger's amusingly skeptical essay suggests that maneuver warfare theory is ``a bag of military Doritos--tasty and great fun to munch, but not very nutritious.'' Readers will find in this timely anthology a thorough discussion of the primary doctrine of American ground forces now and in the foreseeable : Teaching Maneuver Warfare 1mm’ Michael DUnCaD Wyly predias a v~’ith objec thee coun.

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This book develops and explains the theory of maneuver warfare and offers specific tactical, operational, and organizational recommendations for improving ground combat forces. The authors translate concepts'too often vaguely stated by manuever warfare advocates'into concrete doctrine.

William S. Lind (born July 9, ) is an American conservative author, described as being aligned with paleoconservatism. He is the author of many books and one of the first proponents of fourth-generation warfare (4GW) theory. Director of The American Conservative Center for Public Transportation.

He used the pseudonym Thomas Hobbes in a column for The American Alma mater: Dartmouth College, Princeton University. This book develops and explains the theory of maneuver warfare and offers specific tactical, operational, and organizational recommendations for improving ground combat forces.

The authors translate concepts too often vaguely stated by. Buy a cheap copy of The Art of Maneuver: Maneuver Warfare book by Robert R. Leonhard. Leonhard exposes as folly our view of war as an attritional phenomenon, measuring success in body counts and tons of explosives spent.

Free shipping over $/5(5). The "Maneuver Warfare Handbook" is the best introduction to maneuver warfare available, particularly as it applies to the Marine Corps maneuver efforts today at the small-unit level. As recent as this book is, it represents maneuver warfare in its Marine Corps infancy--a testament to the dynamism of tactical and operational thought in the Corps /5(27).

Maneuver warfare avoided costly force-on-force engagements to concentrate on enemy vulnerabilities. The first, Maneuver Warfare Handbook by William S.

Lind, was a hard-to-find book best located in university libraries. The book was written with the U.S. Marine Corps in mind, and illustrated theory with tactical problems. Next came Robert. This book has almost nothing to do with military operations and definitely nothing to do with the Marine Corps, but maneuver warfare doctrine has allowed me to “orient on the enemy” through the eyes of the Teddy Roosevelt and Colonel Rondon – in this case the enemy are the flora and fauna of the Amazon River.

The Marine Corps Way of War: The Evolution of the U.S. Marine Corps from Attrition to Maneuver Warfare in the Post-Vietnam Era examines the evolving doctrine, weapons, and capability of the United States Marine Corps during the four decades since our last great conflict in Asia.

As author Brand: Savas Beatie.Maneuver warfare is an approach to war which emphasizes disrupting the cohesion of the enemy's tactical units and the mental process of the enemy commander--his ability to make correct and timely.A highly respected U.S.

Army author, LTC Robert Leonhard, wrote one of the definitive books on the subject, The Art of Maneuver: Maneuver Warfare Theory and AirLand Battle (), characterizing U.S. Marine practice of the concept as being in one of two schools—the German maneuver warfare style (as opposed to the Soviet school counterpart.