History: Military & Naval History

  • Regulating Private Military Companies: Conflicts of Law, History and Governance book cover

    Regulating Private Military Companies

    Conflicts of Law, History and Governance, 1st Edition

    By Katerina Galai

    This work examines the ability of existing and evolving PMC regulation to adequately control private force, and it challenges the capacity of international law to deliver accountability in the event of private military company (PMC) misconduct. From medieval to early modern history, private…

    Hardback – 2019-03-28
    Routledge

  • Nelson's Letters to his Wife book cover

    Nelson's Letters to his Wife

    1st Edition

    By George P. B Naish

    For over a century the massive seven-volume Dispatches and Letters of Vice-Admiral Lord Viscount Nelson published by Sir Nicholas Harris Nicolas in 1846 was taken to be almost complete, and formed the essential background to most Nelson biographies. However, although Nicolas had sourced his text…

    Paperback – 2019-03-19
    Routledge

  • Remembering Asia's World War Two book cover

    Remembering Asia's World War Two

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark R. Frost, Daniel Schumacher, Edward Vickers

    Over the past four decades, East and Southeast Asia have seen a proliferation of heritage sites and remembrance practices which commemorate the region’s bloody conflicts of the period 1931–45. Remembering Asia’s World War Two examines the origins, dynamics, and repercussions of this regional war “…

    Hardback – 2019-03-19
    Routledge
    Remembering the Modern World

  • Combined Arms Warfare in Ancient Greece: From Homer to Alexander the Great and his Successors book cover

    Combined Arms Warfare in Ancient Greece

    From Homer to Alexander the Great and his Successors, 1st Edition

    By Graham Wrightson

    Combined Arms Warfare in Ancient Greece examines the timelines of military developments that led from the hoplite-based armies of the ancient Greeks to the hugely successful and multi-faceted armies of Philip II, Alexander the Great, and his Successors. It concentrates on the introduction and…

    Hardback – 2019-03-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Monographs in Classical Studies

  • The Countryside Of Hospitaller Rhodes 1306-1423: Original Texts And English Summaries book cover

    The Countryside Of Hospitaller Rhodes 1306-1423

    Original Texts And English Summaries, 1st Edition

    By Anthony Luttrell, Greg O'Malley

    The Countryside of Hospitaller Rhodes 1306–1423 explores the main themes of settlement, population and defence of the countryside of Rhodes from 1306 to 1423, approximately halfway through the period of Hospitaller rule. Based largely on the Hospital’s Rhodian archive, this book is the scientific…

    Hardback – 2019-03-11
    Routledge
    The Military Religious Orders

  • The Volunteer Force: A Social and Political History 1859-1908 book cover

    The Volunteer Force

    A Social and Political History 1859-1908, 1st Edition

    By Hugh Cunningham

    Originally published in 1975, The Volunteer Force is a study of the part-time military force which came into being to meet the mid-nineteenth century fear of French invasion. It survived and grew for fifty years until in 1908 it was renamed and remodelled as the Territorial Force. Composed…

    Hardback – 2019-03-05
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The March on Rome: Violence and the Rise of Italian Fascism book cover

    The March on Rome

    Violence and the Rise of Italian Fascism, 1st Edition

    By Giulia Albanese

    The aim of this book is to reconstruct the violent nature of the March on Rome and to emphasise its significance in demarcating a real break in the country's history and the beginning of the Fascist dictatorship. This aspect of the March has long been obscured: first by the Fascists' celebratory…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Fascism and the Far Right

  • Burying America’s World War Dead book cover

    Burying America’s World War Dead

    1st Edition

    By Tracy Fisher

    After the World War ended, the families of the American war dead were faced with a difficult choice. Political leaders like former President Theodore Roosevelt were encouraging families to leave the dead with their comrades in European cemeteries to create stronger political ties between the United…

    Hardback – 2019-02-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in First World War History

  • Veterans of the First World War: Ex-Servicemen and Ex-Servicewomen in Post-War Britain and Ireland book cover

    Veterans of the First World War

    Ex-Servicemen and Ex-Servicewomen in Post-War Britain and Ireland, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Swift, Oliver Wilkinson

    This volume synthesises the latest scholarship on First World War veterans in post-war Britain and Ireland, investigating the topic through its political, social and cultural dynamics. It examines the post-war experiences of those men and women who served and illuminates the nature of the post-war…

    Hardback – 2019-02-21
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in First World War History

  • Understanding Greek Warfare book cover

    Understanding Greek Warfare

    1st Edition

    By Matthew A. Sears

    Understanding Greek Warfare offers a wide-ranging survey of Greek warfare, from the Mycenaeans through to the Hellenistic kingdoms’ clashes with Rome. Each chapter provides an overview of a particular theme and historical period, and a detailed discussion of the relevant sources, both ancient and…

    Paperback – 2019-02-18
    Routledge
    Understanding the Ancient World

  • Intelligence and Espionage: Secrets and Spies book cover

    Intelligence and Espionage: Secrets and Spies

    1st Edition

    By Daniel Lomas, Christopher John Murphy

    Intelligence and Espionage: Secrets and Spies provides a global introduction to the role of intelligence – a key, but sometimes controversial, aspect of ensuring national security. Separating fact from fiction, the book draws on past examples to explore the use and misuse of intelligence,…

    Paperback – 2019-02-15
    Routledge
    Seminar Studies

  • The Great War in the Middle East: A Clash of Empires book cover

    The Great War in the Middle East

    A Clash of Empires, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Johnson, James E. Kitchen

    Traditionally, in general studies of the First World War, the Middle East is an arena of combat that has been portrayed in romanticised terms, in stark contrast to the mud, blood, and presumed futility of the Western Front. Battles fought in Egypt, Palestine, Mesopotamia, and Arabia offered a…

    Hardback – 2019-02-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in First World War History

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