Another Bloody Century: Future Warfare

Colin S. Gray


Another Bloody Century: Future Warfare

Another Bloody Century: Future Warfare

  • Title: Another Bloody Century: Future Warfare
  • Author: Colin S. Gray
  • ISBN: 9780304367344
  • Page: 468
  • Format: Paperback



How the wars of the near future will be fought and who will win themMany nations, peoples and special interest groups believe that violence will advance their cause Warfare has changed greatly since the Second World War it continued to change during the late 20th century and this process is still accelerating Political, technological, social and religious forces are shaHow the wars of the near future will be fought and who will win themMany nations, peoples and special interest groups believe that violence will advance their cause Warfare has changed greatly since the Second World War it continued to change during the late 20th century and this process is still accelerating Political, technological, social and religious forces are shaping the future of warfare, but most western armed forces have yet to evolve significantly from the cold war era when they trained to resist a conventional invasion by the Warsaw Pact America is now the only superpower, but its dominance is threatened by internal and external factors The world s most hi tech weaponry seems helpless in the face of determined guerrilla fighters not afraid to die for their beliefs.Professor Colin Gray has advised governments on both sides of the Atlantic and in ANOTHER BLOODY CENTURY, he reveals what sort of conflicts will affect our world in the years to come.


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Excellent aside from the points cited below.Gray does a masterful job of presenting a picture of the state of warfare at the end of the 20th century, then looking at all its likely permutations in the 21st. The title expresses his general feelings - he doesn't like war, he's tired of it, and he's equally tired of pronouncements that either the whole nature of war or the aspects of human nature that cause war will somehow change because we're in a new millennium.He outlines the military history o [...]

This is a theoretical/philosophical/logical/historical/pragmatic look at war and warfare to come, and is one of the most engaging books I have read in quite some time. The author has a superb, and often wickedly delightful sense of humor that emerges unexpectedly throughout his text - he is particularly unkind to the multi-national, soft and fuzzy make peace not war can't we all be friends crowd. The book is worth buying just for the final two chapters - The Control of War and A Warlike Future - [...]

Gray focuses on his book's subtitle, "Future Warfare." He repeatedly stresses that our best view of future wars comes from the mirror of past wars, in that technology, causes, and techniques may change but the nature of conflict will remain the use of force to impose one's will on the enemy. This definition by military theorist Clausewitz following the Napoleonic wars is frequently invoked by Gray. There are good things in this lengthy book: his treatment of geopolitics and the possible uses of [...]


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