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The Resource The verdict of battle : the law of victory and the making of modern war, James Q. Whitman, (electronic resource)

The verdict of battle : the law of victory and the making of modern war, James Q. Whitman, (electronic resource)

Label
The verdict of battle : the law of victory and the making of modern war
Title
The verdict of battle
Title remainder
the law of victory and the making of modern war
Statement of responsibility
James Q. Whitman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whitman, James Q.
Dewey number
172/.42
LC call number
U22
LC item number
.W55 2012
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • War
  • Combat
  • Battles
  • Military art and science
  • War (International law)
  • Military ethics
  • Military history
Label
The verdict of battle : the law of victory and the making of modern war, James Q. Whitman, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Why battles matter -- Accepting the wager of battle -- Laying just claim to the profits of war -- The monarchical monopolization of military violence -- Were there really rules? -- The death of pitched battle
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000757226
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780674067141
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012022176
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000757226
Label
The verdict of battle : the law of victory and the making of modern war, James Q. Whitman, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Why battles matter -- Accepting the wager of battle -- Laying just claim to the profits of war -- The monarchical monopolization of military violence -- Were there really rules? -- The death of pitched battle
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000757226
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780674067141
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012022176
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000757226

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