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The Enlightened Soldier

Scharnhorst and the Militarische Gesellschaft in Berlin, 1801-1805

by Charles Edward White

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  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Praeger Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Defence strategy, planning & research,
  • Military Science,
  • Scharnhorst, Gerhard Johann David von,
  • Military History (General),
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • 1755-1813,
  • 19th century,
  • Germany,
  • History,
  • Military art and science,
  • Military education,
  • Prussia,
  • Scharnhorst, Gerhard Johann David von,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9831997M
    ISBN 100275929361
    ISBN 109780275929367

    "There was even the possibility that gay soldiers could have been shot." Work on a book is already under way at the museum, where the letters will also go on display. Perhaps most poignantly, one. Introduction: War in the Enlightenment Scharnhorst and the Classical Tradition The Militarische Gesellschaft in Berlin The Revolution in Warfare An Aristocracy of Education Translating Theory into Practice Organization and Intellect Epilogue: The Enlightened Soldier Appendixes Index: Responsibility: Charles Edward White.

      Fire and Light: How the Enlightenment Transformed Our World User Review - Book Verdict. Pulitzer Prize and National Book Award winner Burns (Woodrow Wilson Professor of Political Science Emeritus, Williams Coll.; Roosevelt: The Soldier of Freedom) is one of the most respected scholars of Read full review/5(2). The Enlightened Soldier is a superb work that deserves a new printing. It goes on the shelf next to Peter Paret's Clausewitz and the State, filling in the background story of Clausewitz's teacher and mentor, and the military intellectual society Scharnhorst started in Berlin in to awaken the Prussian Army to the explosive changes in warfare soon to overcome the Prussian s: 5.

    May argues that there were two main clusters of ideas in the 18th century in America: 1) Calvinistic Protestantism and 2) the Enlightenment of 17th and 18th century Europe. The focus of Mays book is the Enlightenment, with CP in the background as matrix, rival, ally and enemy/5(2).   Here’s a list of five solid books to get you started. 1. Henry May, The Enlightenment in America (). The one that started it all. Although May shows that there were radical strains in America’s Enlightenment, he emphasizes the moderation of America’s philosophical trends in the Founding Era, and their compatibility with Christianity. 2.


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The only book-length study of Scharnhorst’s legacy in English, Charles Edward White’s The Enlightened Soldier: Scharnhorst and the Militärische Gesellschaft in Berlin,offers sizable extracts out of his writings.[1] But this is far from a comprehensive representation of an intellect that played such a crucial role in the modern.The Military Enlightenment brings to light a radically new narrative both on the Enlightenment and the French armed forces from Louis XIV to Napoleon.

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