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read & download Ò eBook or Kindle ePUB Þ Sir Lawrence Freedman Ry Today Arguably the best book ever written on strategy in its widest sense Gerard DeGroot Washington Post Freedman offers a wide ranging scholarly and entertaining history of the concept He ranges from David and Goliath to Peter Drucker by way of Marx and Machiavelli and emphasises the importance of responding flexibly to events books of the Year Financial Times This is a book of startling scope erudition andthan anything wisdom Janan Ganesh Financial Times A History eBook: Sir Lawrence Epub / Magisterial wide ranging erudition and densely packed argument The Economist A fascinating at moments playful book Bruce Anderson The Sunday Times Freedman s writing is admirably lucid and the breadth of his knowledge and scholarship astonishingBoth as a history of ideas and as a work of reference it is invaluable Erudite wise and illuminating Strategy is a book to be savoured and treasured Sir David Goodall The TabletSelected as a Financial Times Best Book of In Strategy A History Sir Lawrence Freedman one of the world s leading authorities on war and international politics captures the vast history of strategic thinking in a consistently engaging and insightful account of how strategy came to pervade every aspect of our livesThe range of Freedman s narrative is extraordinary moving from the surprisingly advanced strategy practiced in primate groups to the opposing strategies of Achilles and.
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Strategy A History eBook Sir Lawrence Freedman Amazon fr Amazon Media EUS à r l Odysseus in The Iliad the strategic advice of Sun Tzu and Machiavelli the great military innovations of Baron Henri de Jomini and Carl von Clausewitz the grounding of revolutionary strategy in class struggles by Marx the insights into corporate strategy found in Peter Drucker and Alfred Sloan and the contributions of the leading social scientists working on strategy today The core issue at the heart of strategy the author notes is whether it is possible to manipulate and shape our environment rather than simply become the victim of forces beyond one s control Time and again Freedman demonstrates that the inherent unpredictability of this environment subject to chance events the efforts of opponents the missteps of friends provides strategy with its challenge and its drama Armies or corporations or nations rarely move from one predictable state of affairs to another but instead feel their way through a series of states each one not uite what was anticipated reuiring a reappraisal of the original strategy including its ultimate objective Thus the picture of strategy that emerges in this book is one that is fluid and flexible governed by the starting point not the end pointA brilliant overview of the most prominent strategic theories in history from David s use of deception against Goliath to the modern use of game theory in economics this masterful volume sums up a lifetime of reflection on strategy.