The place of planning in military enterprises is manifest, if not inescapable. Equally obvious is the fact that we must rely upon written plans in our present and future operations as forces become increasingly interdependent.
Bacchus, Wilfred A.
"Staff and Faculty: Difficult Aspects of Military Planning,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 20
, Article 2.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol20/iss3/2