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Tango0123 Feb 2021 9:41 p.m. PST

… and the Leadership Concept of Mission Tactics 18701880

"Professional wargames (Kriegsspiele) had been adopted by the Prussian army at the start of the nineteenth century. They received a major boost after the Prussian successes dur-ing the German Wars of Unifications (186470) and were subsequently introduced by the armies of other European powers, the United States and Japan. They continued to play a vital role in the twentieth century, and all major German campaigns during the First and Second World Wars were prepared by wargames.1 I provide a descriptive analy-sis of the main forms of Prussian-German wargames during the key decade between 1870 and 1880.2 I then argue that the success of German wargames can be understood in…"
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Chimpy23 Feb 2021 9:44 p.m. PST

Sorry Tango but no link came through.

Tango0123 Feb 2021 10:14 p.m. PST

Sorry my friend… (smile)



Puster Sponsoring Member of TMP24 Feb 2021 3:01 p.m. PST

Good article. Thanks for sharing it!

Tango0125 Feb 2021 1:03 p.m. PST

Happy you enjoyed it my friend! (smile)

Saldy maybe the last I post here and in TMP….


arthur181527 Feb 2021 5:53 p.m. PST

Thank you for this article, Armand.
I should be sorry to see you disappear from TMP.

Tango0127 Feb 2021 9:42 p.m. PST

Thanks for that my friend…no worry… life goes on… (smile)


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