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    Goals and Tactics of the military In the military, effective leadership is on a contingent amongst several performance capabilities. More complex relationships among power, influence tactics and influential outcomes do exist. (Wisecarver, Schneider, Foldes, & Cullen, 2011) Hard influence tactics such as pressure, coalitions, and legitimating are more likely to result in compliance. On the other hand, softer tactics such as rational persuasion, inspirational appeals, and consultation result in

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    Roman Military Tactics

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    The military prowess of Roman commanders and legionaries proved to be successful enough to turn a small community into an ancient super power. There are many discussions to be had about the tactics and success of the Roman army, some of which are: their style of fighting, the attitude toward the fight, and the fruits of their war. Romans fought in a manner very similar to the Greeks. In early times they utilized the phalanx and a cavalry back-up, but around the 1st century BCE they began to form

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    Tactics were the most important element within the nature of warfare during the World Wars. Military tactics is the organisation of a military force and majorly determined how they would engage and defeat an enemy in battle. Physically, in comparing the two wars and their tactics, it is evident that WW1’s tactics were distributed in a more defensive way such as the Gallipoli campaign, trench warfare, Schlieffen plan and Plan 17 in comparison to WW2’s offensive strategies such as blitzkrieg, island

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    The Battle of The Somme was the most significant battle in World War I because the tactics used on both the offensive and defensive side caused one of the bloodiest battles in military history. The Battle of The Somme was an enormous battle that lasted from July 1st, 1916, all the way to November 18th, 1916. The Battle of The Somme is also known as the Somme Offensive and was actually one of the bloodiest military battles in history. On just the first day, the British had already lost over 57,000

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    Alexander the Great was a prime example of how military tacticians were evolving and becoming more strategic in their plans of war, he did this in many ways as depicted by these points, Alexander kept ties with many surrounding regions and by doing so he could recruit their soldiers to fight alongside him in his army. Not only did he have allies with surrounding regions but he would also recruit mercenaries and by doing so he would take the mercenaries away from his enemies because what he would

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    Military tactics and weapons: American Revolution During the American Revolution, South Carolina militia used guerilla warfare and some strategies to defeat their enemies. Back in the 1770's weapons used were muskets, rifles, pistols, swords, cannon, bayonets, knives. Some of the strategies planned included sneak-attacks, straight lines across the field, marching forward etc. In the film The Patriot, the soldiers are portrayed using the same weapons as in the 1770's but the skills are way to perfect

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    In the Ancient world cavalry wasn’t used for the most part. However, there were some exceptions such as the Macedonians. The cavalry was part of the Macedonian tactical system. However, in the later years of the Roman Empire cavalry started to become more important for frontier defense because it allowed for increased mobility. Also, romans used cavalry for the rapid concentration of forces to close the gap between legions. After 250 AD, cavalry was even more predominant in the roman army. Furthermore

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    . This technology is still under development. But how will autonomous robots change military tactics? Many experts agree and disagree on using them on the battlefield. Because robots don 't have human thinking and they don 't behave ethically, but some expert agrees that these technologies will change military tactics. When the United States went to war in Afghanistan in 2001 and Iraq in 2003, American ground forces arrived without the support of robotic weapons. A decade later, U.S. forces had deployed

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    of the earth and left marks of their prowess and legacy that men of the present and even the future find it hard to emulate; a good example of such men is Alexander the Great. This paper seeks to explain further Alexander’s military genius and its positive impact on military impact over the past centuries. The paper also gives a well thought analysis why Alexander was so much successful in his wars and conquests. His big empire spread all the way from Gibraltar to the Punjab and in his leadership

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    The Military Revolution was around the seventeenth century, it was an enlarging role in European affairs. There was multiple things that changed drastically around the seventeenth century that had to do with the growth of the military expansion, and tactics to improve the country's ability to fight. A main reason that was said to cause the Military Revolution, said by the historians, was warfare. Also, power was a major part that had to do with it. The different techniques that were processed in

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