Numbers, Predictions and War

J.W. Grobbelaar

Abstract


Die subtitel van hierdie boek: 'Using history to evaluate combat forces and predict the outcome of battles', is 'n goeie beskrywing van die ambisieuse oogmerk van die skrywer. In die boek word 'n studie beskryf wat by die Historical Evaluation and Research Organization (afgekort: HERO) onderneem is om 'n wiskundige model daar te stel waarmee die uitkoms van enige veldslag voorspel kan word. As basis tot die studie word twee fundamentele aannames gemaak:

Keywords


Col T. N. Dupuy, US Army Ret.; Macdonald and Jones; Historical Evaluation and Research Organization (HERO); predicting the outcome of any battle

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.5787/11-4-687

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