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It"s our war.

It"s our war.

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In doing so, he defined the modern role of the president as commander in chief. Now War is always the shock of two hostile bodies in collision, not the action of a living power upon an inanimate mass, because an absolute state of endurance would not be making War; therefore, what we have just said as to the aim of action in War applies to both parties. LaFantasie Glenn W. Though they were often critical of evangelicalism, they thought of their mission as an expansion of it.

Although the IHSP seeks to follow all applicable copyright law, Fordham University is not the institutional owner, and is not liable as the result of any legal action. Near it in the field, I remember, were three little points of light, three telescopic stars infinitely remote, and all around it was the unfathomable darkness of empty space. Proust is twice the length. Overview[ edit ] Josiah Strong was one of the founders of the Social Gospel movement that sought to apply Protestant religious principles to solve the social ills brought on by industrialization, urbanization and immigration.

This is expressed by the product of two factors which cannot be separated, namely, the sum of available means and the strength of the Will. But it is not so, and the idea is radically false. And it is only the Athenians, who, fearless of consequences, confer their benefits not from calculations of expediency, but in the confidence of liberality. Much of the text is about how to fight wars without actually having to do battle: It gives tips on how to outsmart one's opponent so that physical battle is not necessary.


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Advertisement: 8. We see from the foregoing how much the objective nature of War makes it a calculation of Its our war. book now there is only one single element still wanting to make it a game, and that element it certainly is not without: it is chance.

It is recommended reading for all United States Military Intelligence personnel. The large increase in immigration during this period led him to conclude that the perils he outlined Its our war. book the first edition had only grown. Stephen W. Further, the smaller our political object, the less value shall we set upon it, and the more easily shall we be induced to give it up altogether.

In many cases, however, failure is not a result of poor willpower, but a result of poor strategy. War is, therefore, not only chameleon-like in character, because it changes its colour in some degree in each particular case, but it is also, as a whole, in relation to the predominant tendencies which are in it, a wonderful trinity, composed of the original violence of its elements, hatred and animosity, which may be looked upon as blind instinct; of the play of probabilities and chance, which make it a free activity of the soul; and of the subordinate nature of a political instrument, by which it belongs purely to the reason.

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If we would conceive as a unit the countless number of duels which make up a War, we shall do so best by supposing to ourselves two wrestlers. Now if it was a perfect, unrestrained, and absolute expression of force, as we had to deduct it from its mere conception, then the moment it is called forth by policy it would step into the place of policy, and as something quite independent of it would Its our war.

book it aside, and only follow its own laws, just as a mine at the moment of explosion cannot be guided into any Its our war. book direction than that which has been given to it by preparatory arrangements.

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This, however, leads to a question of another kind which we have hereafter to develop and answer. From the very start of this book, the reader follows these men as they lead their armies to victory in both theaters of the war, east and west. It understands and sympathises with those ideas but it excuses itself from repeating them.

In fact, one could say this book is a prose poem to the Army of the Potomac and the men who fought in it. Every change in this position which is produced by a continuation of the War should therefore be a change for the worse. Why start new habits in an environment that makes progress difficult? This is the third case of reciprocal action, and a third extreme with which we meet third reciprocal action.

The revelation of these illegal actions, along with the publication of the secret Pentagon Papers in U. Coming home, a party of excursionists from Chertsey or Isleworth passed us singing and playing music.

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If Its our war. book whole consideration is a calculation of probability based on definite persons and relations, then the political object, being the original motive, must be an essential factor in the product. Such is the Athens for which these men, in the assertion of their resolve not to lose her, nobly fought and died; and well may every one of their survivors be ready to suffer in her cause.

During the Sengoku period c. That kind of space war would impose especially heavy costs Its our war. book the U. This time, therefore, depends on subjective causes, and belongs to the length, so called, of the action.

It's doubtful that any other historian will come along soon with the necessary talent and energy to write a single-volume history of the war that can match this one in style, content and substance.

On the one hand, the friend who is familiar with every fact of the story may think that some point has not been set forth with that fullness which he wishes and knows it to deserve; on the other, he who is a stranger to the matter may be led by envy to suspect exaggeration if he hears anything above his own nature.

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