The First World War (Modern Revivals in Military History)

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There were 142 major military installations across the state, and more than 750,000 Texans served in uniform during the war. Thus, the updated curriculum increases the student officers� understanding of Army design methodology and improves communication between graduates and their commanders. The five principles of logistics, accepted by NATO are foresight, economy, flexibility, simplicity and co-operation.

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Publisher: Gregg Revivals; First Edition edition (November 1991)

ISBN: 0751200387

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