In this collection, we shall occasionally publish texts of interest to military historians worldwide.
By Martin Bürgin, historian, scientific assistant at the Military Academy at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich; Translation: Michel Buchli
This text is the English version of a paper first presented in Italian under the title ‘Sviluppo e cambiamento nella storia militare dalla seconda Guerra mondiale ad oggi’ as a chapter in the International Commission’s Revue Internationale d’Histoire Militaire No. 91, edited by Erwin A. Schmidl: 1938–2013: 75 Years International Commission of Military History (Vienna: CIHM & Verlag Militaria, 2013), pp. 11-81.