Strategist of Terror

Farago, Ladislas
August 1940
New Republic;8/5/40, Vol. 103 Issue 6, p181
The article reports on the creation of psychological warfare by Ewald Banse, a free-lance geographer turned military scientist. Banse driven by his frustration and disappointment caused by Germany's defeat in the First World War wrote two books on psychological warfare to provide the Nazis with a blueprint for conquest. Banze started by classifying all human beings into three distinctly categories of martial virtue.


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