This book contains A. T. Mahan's 1907 treatise on the concept of war, "Some Neglected Aspects of War". This fascinating and thorough exploration of the moral, ethical and practical problems of war is highly recommended for those with an interest in the topic, and would make for a fantastic addition to collections of allied literature. Contents include: "The Power That Makes for Peace", "The Moral Aspect of War", "The Practical Aspect of War", "War from the Christian Standpoint", "The Capture of Private Property at Sea", "The Hague Conference of 1907, and the Question of Immunity for Belligerent Merchant Shipping", etcetera. Alfred Thayer Mahan (1840 - 1914) was a geostrategist, historian, and admiral in the United States Navy. He is considered to be one of the most important American strategists during the nineteenth century. Many vintage texts such as this are increasingly scarce and expensive, and it is with this in mind that we are republishing this volume now in an affordable, modern, high-quality edition. It comes complete with a specially commissioned new biography of the author.