History: Military & Naval History

  • Women Warriors in Southeast Asia book cover

    Women Warriors in Southeast Asia

    Edited by Tobias Rettig, Vina A. Lanzona

    Based on multidisciplinary perspectives, this book brings together a wide range of case studies covering women as agents of violence in periods of armed conflict in Southeast Asia. It discusses why these women were active in a domain traditionally preserved for men, and how it arguably transgressed…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in the Modern History of Asia

  • Japan's Colonial Moment in Southeast Asia: Narratives and Historical Experiences of the Occupiers book cover

    Japan's Colonial Moment in Southeast Asia

    Narratives and Historical Experiences of the Occupiers

    By Nakano Satoshi

    The first-ever attempt to paint a full scale portrait of the Japanese Occupation of Southeast Asia during the Asia-Pacific War (1942-1945). This book draws on the huge body of available narrative - military documents, bureaucratic records and personal accounts of combatants and civilians, including…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Japan Series

  • Seapower: A Guide for the Twenty-First Century book cover

    Seapower

    A Guide for the Twenty-First Century, 4th Edition

    By Geoffrey Till

    This is the fourth, revised and updated, edition of Geoffrey Till's Seapower: A Guide for the 21st Century. The rise of the Chinese and other Asian navies, worsening quarrels over maritime jurisdiction and the United States’ maritime pivot towards the Asia-Pacific region reminds us that the…

    Paperback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge
    Cass Series: Naval Policy and History

  • War Veterans and the World after 1945: Cold War Politics, Decolonization, Memory book cover

    War Veterans and the World after 1945

    Cold War Politics, Decolonization, Memory

    Edited by Ángel Alcalde, Xosé Manoel Núñez Seixas

    As a consequence of World War II, there were more than 100 million war veterans living in different regions of the world in 1945 while in subsequent decades, the number of people with war experience further increased with new armed conflicts in Asia and Africa. However, veterans have been largely…

    Hardback – 2018-05-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern History

  • The Fleet Air Arm in the Second World War, Volume II, 1942-1943: The Fleet Air Arm in Transition – the Mediterranean, Battle of the Atlantic and the Indian Ocean book cover

    The Fleet Air Arm in the Second World War, Volume II, 1942-1943

    The Fleet Air Arm in Transition – the Mediterranean, Battle of the Atlantic and the Indian Ocean

    Edited by Ben Jones

    This is the second of three volumes covering the transformation of the Fleet Air Arm during the Second World War. As the subtitle of this volume ‘The Fleet Air Arm in Transition’ suggests, the years 1942-1943 marked a stepping stone between the small pre-war cadre operating from a small number of…

    Hardback – 2018-05-23 
    Routledge
    Navy Records Society Publications

  • Early Modern Travel and the Discourses of English Nationalism book cover

    Early Modern Travel and the Discourses of English Nationalism

    By Matthew Day

    An exploration of the relationship between early modern travel literature and English nationalism, this book's primary goal is to assess the response of early modern readers to the nationalist sentiments in Richard Hakluyt's Principal Navigations. Matthew Day contends that Hakluyt's collection…

    Hardback – 2018-05-05 
    Routledge

  • US Intelligence Perceptions of Soviet Power, 1921-1946 book cover

    US Intelligence Perceptions of Soviet Power, 1921-1946

    By Leonard Leshuk

    Leonard Leshuk begins this study by commenting on the unusual situation whereby a nation as seemingly weak and backward before World War II as the Soviet Union could, in the space of a few years, challenge the USA militarily on a global scale.…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Britain, Nasser and the Balance of Power in the Middle East, 1952-1977: From The Eygptian Revolution to the Six Day War book cover

    Britain, Nasser and the Balance of Power in the Middle East, 1952-1977

    From The Eygptian Revolution to the Six Day War

    By Robert McNamara

    A multi-archival documentary history of British policy towards Nasser's Egypt under the Churchill, Eden, Macmillan, Home and Wilson governments. The primary focus of the study is an enquiry into the causes of the Anglo-Egyptian Cold War from 1952 to 1967.…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge

  • The Vistas of American Military History 1800-1898 book cover

    The Vistas of American Military History 1800-1898

    Edited by Dr Brian Holden-Reid, Joseph G Dawson III

    A team of leading American military historians here investigate the factors that shaped the United States Army in the nineteenth century. Throwing new light on its history, this deeply researched book explores a mulitplicity of themes. These include the social structure, command system and…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Western Warfare in the Age of the Crusades 1000-1300 book cover

    Western Warfare in the Age of the Crusades 1000-1300

    By John France

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge
    Warfare and History

  • Sea Log: Malabar to New York book cover

    Sea Log

    Malabar to New York

    By May Joseph

    Migrations by sea have transformed modern conceptions of mobility and belonging, disrupting notions of how to write about movement, memory, displaced histories. The ocean has always been the harbringer of strangers to new shores. Sea Log is a memory theater of repressive hauntings based on urban…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge
    Changing Mobilities

  • Africa: War and Conflict in the Twentieth Century book cover

    Africa: War and Conflict in the Twentieth Century

    By Tim Stapleton

    This book examines the causes, course and consequences of warfare in twentieth century Africa, a period which spanned colonial rebellions, both World Wars, and the decolonization process. Tim Stapleton contextualizes the essential debates and controversies surrounding African conflict in the…

    Paperback – 2018-04-25 
    Routledge
    Seminar Studies

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