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Author Finkel, Meir, 1968-

Uniform Title ĎAl ha-gemishut. English
Title On flexibility [electronic resource] : recovery from technological and doctrinal surprise on the battlefield / Meir Finkel ; translated by Moshe Tlamim.

Imprint Stanford, Calif. : Stanford Security Studies, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 324 p.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Prediction and intelligence : the dominant approach in force planning and its failure to answer the challenge of technological and doctrinal surprise -- Conceptual and doctrinal flexibility -- Organizational and technological flexibility -- Cognitive and command and control (C2) flexibility -- The mechanism for lesson learning and rapid dissemination -- The German recovery from the surprise of British chaff -- The German recovery from the Soviet T-34 tank surprise -- The Israeli recovery from the Egyptian Sagger missile surprise -- The Israeli air force recovery from the Arab anti-aircraft missile surprise -- The slow British recovery from the German armor and anti-tank tactics -- The slow Soviet recovery from the surprise of low-intensity conflict in Afghanistan -- The French failure to recover from the surprise of the German blitzkrieg.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Military readiness.
Military doctrine.
Military art and science.
Surprise (Military science)
Military history, Modern -- 20th century.
Technology -- Military aspects.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Tlamim, Moshe.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780804774888 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780804774895 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780804777155 (e-book)

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