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Originally published in 1976, Clausewitz and the State presents a comprehensive analysis of one of the significant thinkers of modern Europe. Peter Paret combines social and military history and psychological interpretation with a study of Clausewitz's military theories and of his unduly neglected historical and political writing. This timely new edition includes a preface which allows Paret to recount the past thirty years of discussion on Clausewitz and respond to critics. A companion volume to Clausewitz's On War, this book is indispensable to anyone interested in Clausewitz and his theories, and their proper historical context.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780691131306
ISBN-10: 0691131309
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 28mm)
Pages: 496
Imprint: Princeton University Press
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publish Date: 5-Mar-2007
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Peter Paret

Peter Paret is Professor Emeritus in the School of Historical Studies of the Institute for Advanced Study. He is the author of many books and coeditor of "Clausewitz's On War" (Princeton).

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