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The Resource A global history of war : from Assyria to the twenty-first century, Gérard Chaliand ; translated by Michèle Mangin-Woods and David Woods ; foreword by R. Bin Wong, (electronic resource)

A global history of war : from Assyria to the twenty-first century, Gérard Chaliand ; translated by Michèle Mangin-Woods and David Woods ; foreword by R. Bin Wong, (electronic resource)

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A global history of war : from Assyria to the twenty-first century
Title
A global history of war
Title remainder
from Assyria to the twenty-first century
Statement of responsibility
Gérard Chaliand ; translated by Michèle Mangin-Woods and David Woods ; foreword by R. Bin Wong
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
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DLC
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1934-
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Chaliand, Gérard
Dewey number
355.0209
LC call number
U162
LC item number
.C424513 2014
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  • 1942-
  • 1947-
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  • Mangin-Woods, Michele
  • Woods, David
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  • Strategy
  • War
  • War and civilization
Label
A global history of war : from Assyria to the twenty-first century, Gérard Chaliand ; translated by Michèle Mangin-Woods and David Woods ; foreword by R. Bin Wong, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-262) and index
Contents
Overview: war and history -- The first military empire: the Assyrians -- The grand strategy of the Byzantine Empire -- The Arabs -- The nomads of the Eurasian steppes -- The Seljuks, the Mamluks, and the Crusades -- The Mongol Empire -- Timur the Lame -- The Ottomans -- Safavid Persia -- The Ming and Chinese politico-military traditions -- The Manchu and the end of the nomads -- The Mughals and Islam in India -- Russia and the end of the Tatars -- The ascent of Europe -- The time of revolutions -- Guerilla warfare -- From total war to asymmetrical conflict -- Conclusion
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001332952
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unknown
Isbn
9780520283602
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014010257
Specific material designation
remote
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(WaSeSS)bookssj0001332952
Label
A global history of war : from Assyria to the twenty-first century, Gérard Chaliand ; translated by Michèle Mangin-Woods and David Woods ; foreword by R. Bin Wong, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-262) and index
Contents
Overview: war and history -- The first military empire: the Assyrians -- The grand strategy of the Byzantine Empire -- The Arabs -- The nomads of the Eurasian steppes -- The Seljuks, the Mamluks, and the Crusades -- The Mongol Empire -- Timur the Lame -- The Ottomans -- Safavid Persia -- The Ming and Chinese politico-military traditions -- The Manchu and the end of the nomads -- The Mughals and Islam in India -- Russia and the end of the Tatars -- The ascent of Europe -- The time of revolutions -- Guerilla warfare -- From total war to asymmetrical conflict -- Conclusion
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001332952
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780520283602
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014010257
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001332952

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