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[PDF] ⚣ Grand Strategies  ✯ Charles Hill – Larringtonlifecoaching.co.uk
  • Paperback
  • 384 pages
  • Grand Strategies
  • Charles Hill
  • English
  • 09 April 2018
  • 0300171331

Grand Strategies Download Grand Strategies Charles Hill Thomashillier.co.uk The International World Of States And Their Modern System Is A Literary Realm, Writes Charles Hill In This Powerful Work On The Practice Of International Relations It Is Where The Greatest Issues Of The Human Condition Are Played Out A Distinguished Lifelong Diplomat And Educator, Hill Aims To Revive The Ancient Tradition Of Statecraft As Practiced By Humane And Broadly Educated Men And Women Through Lucid And Compelling Discussions Of Classic Literary Works From Homer To Rushdie,Grand Strategies Represents A Merger Of Literature And International Relations, Inspired By The Conviction That A Grand Strategist Needs To Be Immersed In Classic Texts From Sun Tzu To Thucydides To George Kennan, To Gain Real World Experience Through Internships In The Realms Of Statecraft, And To Bring This Learning And Experience To Bear On Contemporary Issues This Fascinating And Engaging Introduction To The Basic Concepts Of The International Order Not Only Defines What It Is To Build A Civil Society Through Diplomacy, Justice, And Lawful Governance But Also Describes How These Ideas Emerge From And Reflect Human Nature.


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10 thoughts on “Grand Strategies

  1. says:

    The restoration of literature as a tutor for statecraft has been the aim of this book This is the last line of Professor diplomat Charles Hill s rich, robust and deeply enlightening book covering the classic Greeks to modern times and the role literature can and should play in inspiring and building civil society and credible international order amongst nations and states The breadth of Hill s knowledge and ability to interweave so many of the classics of literature with history is extraor The restoration of literature as a tutor for statecraft has been the aim of this book This is the last line of Professor diplomat Charles Hill s rich, robust and deeply enlightening book covering the classic Greeks to modern times and the role literature can and should play in inspiring and building civil...

  2. says:

    I very good book I highly recommend the lessons from literature as they relate to strategy, including modern day strategy are laid out very nicely by Charles Hill The book will most definitely get you to thinking in ways you had not before.Fred

  3. says:

    I m always on the look out for new books to read but what I really need istime Suggestions from friends, mentors, reviewers, blogs, and references in other books send me off on an endless cycle hear about a book, find it onor the library , purchase or check out said book, bring it home, put it on my bed stand with great anticipation, read ten pages to a reference of another book, andrepeat The result is a two stack, five books per stack, pile up next to my bed that has I m alw...

  4. says:

    This will be a difficult book to review There are a number of reasons for this but let me mention just a few 1 Academically eloquent The language, though beautiful and a pleasure to experience, lacked clarity and precision Which is strange because, generally, eloquence is a function of clarity However, in this case, this wasn t my experience 2.Readings of the books were ones ...

  5. says:

    Midway through his monumental flyover of Western Civilization, Charles Hill informs his readers that the first principle of grand strategy is to understand what is happening in the world Action follows knowledge Yet, knowledge, as opposed to information, is difficult to attain Those who are living through great historical events can rarely even glimpse the significance of what is going on all around them Taken out of context, it s a rather anodyne pronouncement, but halfway through Grand S Midway through his monumental flyover of Western Civilization, Charles Hill informs his readers that the first principle of grand strategy is to understand what is happening in the world Action follows knowledge Yet, knowledge, as opposed to information, is difficult to attain Those who are living through great historical events can rarely even glimpse the significance of what is going on all around them Taken out of context, it s a rather anodyne pronouncement, but halfway through Grand Strategies, the reader will already well understand how the greatest works of literary art throw open the floodgates, allowing knowledge to pour forth.Charles Hill s Grand Strategie...

  6. says:

    A fascinating and engrossing book that makes you regret not having readsystematically when you were younger Makes you want to read Virgil, Milton and Proust all at the same time Melding together the great texts of Western literature into a...

  7. says:

    I ve been reading this book by scholar and diplomat, Charles Hill, for a year and taking notes on it which I ve lost I ve also been stopping along the way and reading or re reading some of literature cited for illustrative purposes in his discussion of statecraft and world order, e.g., Dante, Thucycides, Shakespeare, Grimmelshausen, Gunther Grass, Dickens, Life of Bismarck, Kafka, Dostoevsky, even George MacDonald Fraser So I have been slowly reading it as a reference or springboard to the r I ve been reading this book by scholar an...

  8. says:

    I could probably put this book on a half dozen different Goodreads bookshelves Statecraft particularly in international relations is viewed through the lens of great literature Until I read Grand Strategies it had never occurred to me how much about statecraft, international relations, politics, political philosophy, even warcraft could be learned f...

  9. says:

    Very interesting survey of books of historical importance through the ages and how they were influenced by and how they influenced the political movements of their times Ultimately a summons to athoughtful, creative, and educated approach to the management of global affairs The reader...

  10. says:

    Great book that will introduce you to the greatest works of fictional literature throughout the centuries that have impacted the world and it s statecraft Strong thoughts on the future of statecraft in the futu...

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