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Vanya Eftimova Bellinger - Marie von Clausewitz: The Woman Behind the Making of On War - 9780190225438 - V9780190225438
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Marie von Clausewitz: The Woman Behind the Making of On War

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Description for Marie von Clausewitz: The Woman Behind the Making of On War Hardback. Bellinger capitalizes on the recent discovery of a vast archive of material to produce the first complete biography of Marie von Clausewitz Num Pages: 312 pages. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 3JH; BGH; HBJD; HBLL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 240 x 163 x 28. Weight in Grams: 700.
The marriage between Carl von Clausewitz and Countess Marie von Bruhl was a remarkable intellectual partnership. Many historians have noted the instrumental role Marie played in the creation, development, and particularly in the posthumous editing and publishing of Clausewitz's opus, On War, which remains the seminal text on military theory and strategic thinking. Highly intelligent and politically engaged, Marie was also deeply involved in her husband's military career and advancement, and in the nationalist politics of 19th-century Prussia. Yet apart from peripheral consideration of her obvious influence on Clausewitz and on the preservation of his legacy, very little ... Read more

Product Details

Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United Kingdom
Number of pages
312
Condition
New
Number of Pages
312
Place of Publication
New York, United States
ISBN
9780190225438
SKU
V9780190225438
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About Vanya Eftimova Bellinger
Vanya Eftimova Bellinger is an independent scholar and journalist.

Reviews for Marie von Clausewitz: The Woman Behind the Making of On War
Bellinger has read and made good use of most of the standard primary and secondary sources on the life and times of Carl von Clausewitz in both English and German. In addition, she has mined diligently the previously unused or underutilized writings of those who knew Carl and Marie for bits of information that when added together bring their social ... Read more

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