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The Resource The first total war : Napoleon's Europe and the birth of warfare as we know it, David A. Bell

The first total war : Napoleon's Europe and the birth of warfare as we know it, David A. Bell

Label
The first total war : Napoleon's Europe and the birth of warfare as we know it
Title
The first total war
Title remainder
Napoleon's Europe and the birth of warfare as we know it
Statement of responsibility
David A. Bell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author maintains that modern attitudes toward total war were conceived during the Napoleonic era; and argues that all the elements of total war were evident including conscription, unconditional surrender, disregard for basic rules of war, mobilization of civilians, and guerrilla warfare
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bell, David A.
Dewey number
940.2/7
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DC202.1
LC item number
.B39 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military history, Modern
  • War and society
  • Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815
  • Napoleon
  • France
  • Europe
  • Napoleon
  • Franse Revolutieoorlogen
  • Napoleontische oorlogen
  • Oorlogvoering
  • Napoleonische Kriege
  • Kriegführung
  • Europa (geografie)
Label
The first total war : Napoleon's Europe and the birth of warfare as we know it, David A. Bell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [360]-396) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Officers, gentlemen, and poets -- Conscience, commerce, and history -- Declaring peace; declaring war -- The last crusade -- The exterminating angels -- The lure of the eagle -- Days of glory -- War's red altar
Control code
70335302
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 420 pages
Isbn
9780618349654
Lccn
2006023077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780618349654
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)70335302
Label
The first total war : Napoleon's Europe and the birth of warfare as we know it, David A. Bell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [360]-396) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Officers, gentlemen, and poets -- Conscience, commerce, and history -- Declaring peace; declaring war -- The last crusade -- The exterminating angels -- The lure of the eagle -- Days of glory -- War's red altar
Control code
70335302
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 420 pages
Isbn
9780618349654
Lccn
2006023077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780618349654
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)70335302

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