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The Resource The Cambridge illustrated history of warfare : the triumph of the West, edited by Geoffrey Parker

The Cambridge illustrated history of warfare : the triumph of the West, edited by Geoffrey Parker

Label
The Cambridge illustrated history of warfare : the triumph of the West
Title
The Cambridge illustrated history of warfare
Title remainder
the triumph of the West
Statement of responsibility
edited by Geoffrey Parker
Title variation
Warfare
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
355.0209
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
U27
LC item number
.C26 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Parker, Geoffrey
Series statement
Cambridge illustrated history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military art and science
  • War and society
  • War
  • Civilization, Western
Label
The Cambridge illustrated history of warfare : the triumph of the West, edited by Geoffrey Parker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published: 1995
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [415]-422) and index
Contents
Introduction : the western way of war / Geoffrey Parker -- The age of massed infantry. Genesis of the infantry 600-350 BC / Victor Davis Hanson ; From phalanx to legion 350-250 BC / Victor Davis Hanson ; The Roman way of war 250 BC-AD 300 / Victor Davis Hanson -- The age of stone fortifications. On Roman ramparts 300-1300 / Bernard S. Bachrach ; New weapons, new tactics 1300-1500 / Christopher Allmand ; The gunpowder revolution 1300-1500 / Geoffrey Parker -- The age of guns and sails. Ships of the line 1500-1650 / Geoffrey Parker ; Conquest of the Americas 1500-1650 / Patricia Seed ; Dynastic war 1494-1660 / Geoffrey Parker ; States in conflict 1661-1763 / John A. Lynn ; Nations in arms 1763-1815 / John A. Lynn -- The age of mechanized warfare. The industrialization of war 1815-71 / Williamson A. Murray ; Towards world war 1871-1914 / Williamson A. Murray ; The west at war 1914-18 / Williamson A. Murray ; The world in conflict 1919-41 / Williamson A. Murray ; The world at war 1941-45 / Williamson A. Murray ; The post-war world 1945-2007 / Williamson A. Murray and Geoffrey Parker -- Epilogue : the future of western warfare / Geoffrey Parker
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
Rev. and updated.
Extent
vi, 440 p.
Isbn
9780521738064
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008301356
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
  • sky103368075
  • (OCoLC)233543878
  • 786755
Label
The Cambridge illustrated history of warfare : the triumph of the West, edited by Geoffrey Parker
Publication
Note
First published: 1995
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [415]-422) and index
Contents
Introduction : the western way of war / Geoffrey Parker -- The age of massed infantry. Genesis of the infantry 600-350 BC / Victor Davis Hanson ; From phalanx to legion 350-250 BC / Victor Davis Hanson ; The Roman way of war 250 BC-AD 300 / Victor Davis Hanson -- The age of stone fortifications. On Roman ramparts 300-1300 / Bernard S. Bachrach ; New weapons, new tactics 1300-1500 / Christopher Allmand ; The gunpowder revolution 1300-1500 / Geoffrey Parker -- The age of guns and sails. Ships of the line 1500-1650 / Geoffrey Parker ; Conquest of the Americas 1500-1650 / Patricia Seed ; Dynastic war 1494-1660 / Geoffrey Parker ; States in conflict 1661-1763 / John A. Lynn ; Nations in arms 1763-1815 / John A. Lynn -- The age of mechanized warfare. The industrialization of war 1815-71 / Williamson A. Murray ; Towards world war 1871-1914 / Williamson A. Murray ; The west at war 1914-18 / Williamson A. Murray ; The world in conflict 1919-41 / Williamson A. Murray ; The world at war 1941-45 / Williamson A. Murray ; The post-war world 1945-2007 / Williamson A. Murray and Geoffrey Parker -- Epilogue : the future of western warfare / Geoffrey Parker
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
Rev. and updated.
Extent
vi, 440 p.
Isbn
9780521738064
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008301356
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
  • sky103368075
  • (OCoLC)233543878
  • 786755

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