Logistics has been, is, and probably will continue to be a most controversial military subject, There is absolutely nothing wrong with controversy when it leads to better understanding, better organization, or better operations. With regard to military logistics, however, these objectives have escaped our grasp lime and time again because very few of us have ever appeared to be talking about the same thing.
Rider, Graham W.
"Evolution of the Concept of Logistics,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 23
, Article 4.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol23/iss10/4