The Resource Men in arms : a history of warfare and its interrelationships with Western society, Richard A. Preston, Alex Roland, Sydney F. Wise

Men in arms : a history of warfare and its interrelationships with Western society, Richard A. Preston, Alex Roland, Sydney F. Wise

Label
Men in arms : a history of warfare and its interrelationships with Western society
Title
Men in arms
Title remainder
a history of warfare and its interrelationships with Western society
Statement of responsibility
Richard A. Preston, Alex Roland, Sydney F. Wise
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
909
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D25
LC item number
.P7 1991
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Men in arms : a history of warfare and its interrelationships with Western society, Richard A. Preston, Alex Roland, Sydney F. Wise
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-432) and index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Warfare and society -- Classical warfare: the age of the Phalanx -- Classical warfare: the age of the legion -- Byzantium: the technique of survival -- Western Europe: the rise of the feudal array -- The breakdown of feudal warfare -- The beginnings of modern warfare and modern armies -- The beginnings of Western Sea power -- The limited warfare of the eighteenth century -- The great age of Sail, 1689-1815 -- War in the New World, 1492-1783 -- The Nation in Arms and the Napoleonic Wars -- The Nineteenth Century's illusion of Limited War -- The Pax Britannica -- Approach to total warfare -- Total warfare begins -- Totalitarianism between the wars -- World War II -- Cold War begins -- Nuclear strategy and arms control -- Conventional war -- Low-intensity conflict and peacekeeping
Control code
ocm22954976
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
5th ed.
Extent
xvii, 458 pages
Isbn
9780030334283
Lccn
90028315
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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u1994476
System control number
(OCoLC)22954976

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