Sir Basil Henry Liddell Hart (31 October – 29 January ), commonly known . As Prime Minister in , Chamberlain placed Liddell Hart in a position of influence behind British grand strategy of the late thirties. . ; The strategy of indirect approach (, reprinted in under the title: The way to win wars). This chapter discusses the Liddell Hart's works and theories on the concept of limited war, Print publication date: Keywords: Liddell Hart, limited war, moderate peace, indirect approach, Fuller, Clausewitz, war, strategic theory. Views. 0. CrossRef citations to date. 0. Altmetric. Listen. Original Articles. Sir Basil Liddell Hart and the Strategy of the Indirect Approach.