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Video: Dr. Christopher Bassford discusses the ideas of Carl von Clausewitz.
Made for the US Army War College, July 2001.

4. "Demonstration of Trinity Imagery (ROMP)." (Randomly Oscillating Magnetic Pendulum) (2:32) Video #11 (above) gives a better view of the Romp in action but has no voice overlay describing what you're looking at. For a deeper explanation, see Christopher Bassford, "Tiptoe Through the Trinity, or, The Strange Persistance of Trinitarian Warfare." If you really want to go deep, read Alan D. Beyerchen's brilliant "Clausewitz, Nonlinearity and the Unpredictability of War," International Security, 17:3 (Winter, 1992), pp. 59-90.

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