By Walter Mosley
November 1963: Easy's settled right into a regular gig as a college custodian. It's a quiet, uncomplicated lifestyles -- yet a couple of moments of ecstasy with a gorgeous instructor will switch all that. whilst the woman vanishes, Easy's caught with a number of corpses, the law enforcement officials on his again, and a bit yellow puppy who's nobody's ally. together with his not-so-simple earlier snapping at his heels, and with enemies outdated and new seeking to get even, effortless needs to kiss his cautious little lifestyles goodbye -- and step in the direction of the edge....
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45 The lessons learned between 1914 and 1918 shaped German operational thinking over the following decades. com WORLD WAR I COMPANION mechanization of the war machine, which demonstrated its capability in the first campaigns of World War II. Although operational art was perfected at all levels after 1918, its unchallenged fundamental idea was still the same: to be a military operational solution to a fundamentally political problem. Operational art reached its perfection during World War II, but the course of the war shows that even excellent operational art cannot outweigh the lack of a politico-strategic strategy, or a flawed strategy.
37 Although the deployment was prepared down to the smallest detail, the German attack remained strangely inaccurate. The spearheads of the attack were to turn to those points where resistance was weakest. Points of resistance – the capture of which would need too much time, materiel, and personnel – were to be bypassed or evaded. 38 The aim was to find the weakest point in the trench system, penetrate the front there, and, if possible, achieve an operational breakthrough in order to create the conditions for the intended field battle.
The experience of 1919 showed that if making war by coalition was hard, making peace by coalition was almost impossible. 1 The reason for this is that the German understanding of the term and its application in war has been seen as the explanation for the German military successes in the German wars of unification and, in particular, in the two world wars. However, quite often the fact is overlooked that, despite the mythical or actual superiority of the German armies at the operational level of war, the Germans were defeated in the two major conflicts of the 20th century.
A Little Yellow Dog (Easy Rawlins Mystery, Book 5) by Walter Mosley