Blinders, Blunders, and Wars: What America and China Can by David C. Gompert,Hans Binnendijk,Bonny Lin

By David C. Gompert,Hans Binnendijk,Bonny Lin

The heritage of wars attributable to misjudgments, from Napoleon’s invasion of Russia to America’s invasion of Iraq, finds that leaders trusted cognitive versions that have been heavily at odds with aim truth. Blinders, error, and Wars analyzes 8 old examples of strategic error relating to warfare and peace and 4 examples of selections that became out good, after which applies these classes to the present Sino-American case.

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