what good came from war?
besides ending slavery and stopping hitler.
Pre war there is :
- economics / profits
- existance of townships
- upgraded civil facilities (certain roads, ports, airfields etc)
Dubious in their 'goodness' is:
- acquired resources
- fear on the part of aggressors
- politics backed by military means
Possibles are :
- Giving a country a sense of purpose / identity / outlet for anger&fear
Economics are a driving force behind many wars. Sometimes other factors enter the equation.