The Kaiser's Army: The Politics of Military Technology in Germany during the Machine Age, 1870-1918

The Kaiser's Army: The Politics of Military Technology in Germany during the Machine Age, 1870-1918

Eric Dorn Brose


This quantity covers a desirable interval within the historical past of the German military, a time during which laptop weapons, airplanes, and guns of mass destruction have been first built and used. Eric Brose lines the commercial improvement of equipment and its software to infantry, cavalry, and artillery strategies. He examines the modernity as opposed to anti-modernity debate that raged after the Franco-Prussian warfare, arguing that the residue of years of resistance to technological switch heavily undermined the German military in the course of global battle I.

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