History: Military & Naval History

  • The Routledge History Handbook of Medieval Revolt book cover

    The Routledge History Handbook of Medieval Revolt

    1st Edition

    Edited by Justine Firnhaber-Baker, Dirk Schoenaers

    The Routledge History Handbook of Medieval Revolt charts the history of medieval rebellion from Spain to Bohemia and from Italy to England, and includes chapters spanning the centuries between Imperial Rome and the Reformation. Drawing together an international group of leading scholars, chapters…

    Paperback – 2019-02-07
    Routledge
    Routledge History Handbooks

  • A Scientific, Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour: John (Fiott) Lee in Ireland, England and Wales, 1806–1807 book cover

    A Scientific, Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour

    John (Fiott) Lee in Ireland, England and Wales, 1806–1807, 1st Edition

    Edited by Angela Byrne

    A Scientific, Antiquarian, and Picturesque Tour: John Lee In England, Wales and Ireland, 1806–7, is a critical edition of the travel diaries and sketchbooks of Dr John Lee FRS (né Fiott, 1783–1866), published for the first time. Shortly after graduating from Cambridge University, Lee set out on a…

    Hardback – 2019-02-05
    Routledge
    Hakluyt Society, Third Series

  • Crusades: Volume 17 book cover

    Crusades

    Volume 17, 1st Edition

    Edited by Benjamin Z. Kedar, Jonathan Phillips

    Crusades covers seven hundred years from the First Crusade (1095–1102) to the fall of Malta (1798) and draws together scholars working on theatres of war, their home fronts and settlements from the Baltic to Africa and from Spain to the Near East and on theology, law, literature, art, numismatics…

    Hardback – 2019-01-30
    Routledge
    Crusades

  • Revival: Militarism (2001): Rule without Law book cover

    Revival: Militarism (2001)

    Rule without Law, 1st Edition

    By Eric Carlton

    This title was first published in 2001. Militarism connotes more than unadulterated aggression. It encapsulates a way of life and involves the inculcation of military values as an end in itself. This text examines the factors which have been held to account for the rise of militarism in particular…

    Paperback – 2019-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Byzantine Military Manuals as Literary Works and Practical Handbooks: The Case of the Tenth-Century Sylloge Tacticorum book cover

    Byzantine Military Manuals as Literary Works and Practical Handbooks

    The Case of the Tenth-Century Sylloge Tacticorum, 1st Edition

    By Georgios Chatzelis

    This book studies the Sylloge Tacticorum, an important tenth-century Byzantine military manual. The text is used as a case study to connect military manuals with the challenges that Byzantium faced in its wars with the Arabs, but also with other aspects of Byzantine society such as education,…

    Hardback – 2019-01-29
    Routledge

  • Winston Churchill: At War and Thinking of War before 1939 book cover

    Winston Churchill

    At War and Thinking of War before 1939, 1st Edition

    Edited by B.J.C. McKercher, Antoine Capet

    Although remembered and even lauded in the public mind as the British prime minister during the Second World War who played a major role in Allied victory over the Axis Powers and Japan, Winston Churchill had a life and political career before 1939 conditioned by fighting other wars and, in…

    Hardback – 2019-01-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Modern British History

  • Revival: The Conduct of War (1908): A Short Treatise on its Most Importsant Branches and Guiding Rules book cover

    Revival: The Conduct of War (1908)

    A Short Treatise on its Most Importsant Branches and Guiding Rules, 1st Edition

    By Colmar Freiherr von de Goltz

    Edited by Walter H. James

    This book contains, in a brief form, author’s views a to the conduct of the principal strategical and tactical operations of war, and will be found to be a short and convenient introduction to a deeper study of the rules which should underlie the direction of the ever-varying incidents of modern…

    Paperback – 2019-01-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Neutrality in World History book cover

    Neutrality in World History

    1st Edition

    By Leos Müller

    Neutrality in World History provides a cogent synthesis of five hundred years of neutrality in global history. Author Leos Müller argues that neutrality and neutral states, such as Switzerland, Sweden and Belgium, have played an important historical role in implementing the free trade paradigm,…

    Paperback – 2019-01-25
    Routledge
    Themes in World History

  • Unknown Conflicts of the Second World War: Forgotten Fronts book cover

    Unknown Conflicts of the Second World War

    Forgotten Fronts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Chris Murray

    Unknown Conflicts of the Second World War: Forgotten Fronts is a collection of chapters dealing with various overlooked aspects of the Second World War. The aim is to give greater depth and context to the war by introducing new stories about regions of the world and elements of the war rarely…

    Hardback – 2019-01-23
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Second World War History

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

    The Vistas of American Military History 1800-1898

    1st Edition

    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 – 2019-01-21
    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, 1st Edition

    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 – 2019-01-17
    Routledge

  • The Culture of Ships and Maritime Narratives book cover

    The Culture of Ships and Maritime Narratives

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chryssanthi Papadopoulou

    The ship transcends the descriptive categories of place, vehicle and artefact; it is a cosmos, which requires its own cosmology. This is the subject matter of this volume, which falls within the broader, flourishing sub-field of maritime anthropology. Specifically, the volume first investigates the…

    Hardback – 2019-01-17
    Routledge
    British School at Athens - Modern Greek and Byzantine Studies

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