Reader's Guide to Military History: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Reader's Guide to Military History

1st Edition

Edited by Charles Messenger

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pub: 2001-08-01
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This book contains some 600 entries on a range of topics from ancient Chinese warfare to late 20th-century intervention operations. Designed for a wide variety of users, it encompasses general reviews of aspects of military organization and science, as well as specific wars and conflicts. The book examines naval and air warfare, as well as significant individuals, including commanders, theorists, and war leaders. Each entry includes a listing of additional publications on the topic, accompanied by an article discussing these publications with reference to their particular emphases, strengths, and limitations.

Reviews

'A unique, well-designed reference tool that will be useful to academic, large public, and specialized libraries.' - Booklist/RBB

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HIS027000
HISTORY / Military / General
REF000000
REFERENCE / General