The Hinge Factor
How Chance and Stupidity Have Changed HistoryBook - 2000
In military terms, the incident which can swing a battle from victory to defeat in a moment is known as the Hinge Factor. This text describes battles which demonstrate this phenomenon - from the circumstances behind the loss of the Holy Cross to the Star-War weaponry described in the Gulf War.
Publisher: Great Britain : Hodder & Stoughton ; New York : Coronet ; Arcade, 2000, c1999.
Branch Call Number: 904. 7 DUR
Characteristics: xvii, 394 p. : ill, maps