169459, RE: WW2 Japan invasion Plan|
Posted by OldRay, Thu May-21-09 06:24 PM
"If you want peace, prepare for war." Publius Flavius Vegetius Renatus, around 400 A.D.
True then, true now. One difficulty is that the very nature of war has changed, and militaries have always tended to prepare to re-fight the last war, rather than the next one.