Military History and the Study of Operational Art

Vego, Milan
April 2010
JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly;2010 2nd Quarter, Issue 57, p124
The article focuses on the military history and the emergence of operational art. It states that operational art requires full knowledge and understanding of its theory that can only be properly developed by mastering military history. It also emphasizes the need for the military history to be more than a logical, factual and frank record or account of events. The study of military history offers broad views on events and impart a sense of proportion in relation to time, place and circumstances.


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