• War, Peace and International Relations: An introduction to strategic history book cover

    War, Peace and International Relations

    An introduction to strategic history, 2nd Edition

    By Colin S. Gray

    War, Peace and International Relations provides an introduction to the strategic history of the past two centuries, showing how those 200 years were shaped and reshaped extensively by war. The book takes a broad view of what was relevant to the causes, courses, and consequences of wars. Written by…

    Paperback – 2011-10-21
    Routledge

  • Britain and World War One book cover

    Britain and World War One

    1st Edition

    By Alan G. V. Simmonds

    The First World War appears as a fault line in Britain’s twentieth-century history. Between August 1914 and November 1918 the titanic struggle against Imperial Germany and her allies consumed more people, more money and more resources than any other conflict that Britain had hitherto experienced.…

    Paperback – 2011-10-04
    Routledge

  • Why Nations Go to War: A Sociology of Military Conflict book cover

    Why Nations Go to War

    A Sociology of Military Conflict, 1st Edition

    By Mark P. Worrell

    The United States has been involved in many wars, sometimes for noble causes like defeating Nazism, and, at other times, it has compromised its own ideals, leading to a lot of soul searching and regrets. Some wars are celebrated as glorious achievements (World War II), some are ‘forgotten’ (Korea),…

    Paperback – 2010-12-21
    Routledge
    Framing 21st Century Social Issues

  • Citizen and Soldier: A Sourcebook on Military Service and National Defense from Colonial America to the Present book cover

    Citizen and Soldier

    A Sourcebook on Military Service and National Defense from Colonial America to the Present, 1st Edition

    By Henry C. Dethloff, Gerald E. Shenk

    Americans grow up expecting that in a time of need, their country can depend on its people for volunteer service to the military. Indeed, this has been a social and at times legal expectation for the citizenship of this country since 1776. Yet, since the end of World War II United States forces…

    Paperback – 2010-07-06
    Routledge

  • Military Legacies: A World Made By War book cover

    Military Legacies

    A World Made By War, 1st Edition

    By James A. Tyner

    Landmines, cluster-bombs, chemical pollutants, and other remnants of war continue to cause death to humans and damage to the environment long after the guns have fallen silent. From the jungles of Vietnam to the arctic tundra of Russia, no region has escaped the legacy of warfare. To understand the…

    Paperback – 2009-12-17
    Routledge
    Global Realities

  • Strategic Survey 2009 book cover

    Strategic Survey 2009

    109th Edition

    Edited by IISS

    The Strategic Survey is a journal of records that includes all relevant names and titles, chronologies and dates. But it is also much more: the hard facts are embossed in considered and nuanced analysis over 300 pages of text. The Strategic Survey opens with 'Perspectives', an assessment of the…

    Paperback – 2009-09-27
    Routledge
    Strategic Survey

  • The U.S. Navy Warship Series book cover

    The U.S. Navy Warship Series

    1st Edition

    By Paul Silverstone

    The US Navy Warship Series is a comprehensive Encyclopaedia of every ship in the history of the US Navy, from its inception in 1775 to the present. Each entry provides basic technical details and pertinent historical information on each ship construction date and information about the ship before…

    Hardback – 2009-01-05
    Routledge

  • The Navy of the Nuclear Age, 1947-2007 book cover

    The Navy of the Nuclear Age, 1947-2007

    1st Edition

    By Paul Silverstone

    The Navy of the Nuclear Age, 1947-2007, the fifth volume in the monumental U.S. Navy Warship series, presents an all-inclusive compendium of the ships that served in the U.S. Navy from the Cold War up through the present day. Featuring radical new developments in warships such as nuclear-powered…

    Hardback – 2008-12-22
    Routledge
    The U.S. Navy Warship Series

  • Global Ethics: Anarchy, Freedom and International Relations book cover

    Global Ethics

    Anarchy, Freedom and International Relations, 1st Edition

    By Mervyn Frost

    This provocative and original book challenges the commonplace that contemporary international interactions are best understood as struggles for power. Eschewing jargon and theoretical abstraction, Mervyn Frost argues that global politics and global civil society must be understood in ethical terms.…

    Paperback – 2008-09-26
    Routledge
    Critical Issues in Global Politics

  • The Navy of World War II, 1922-1947 book cover

    The Navy of World War II, 1922-1947

    1st Edition

    By Paul Silverstone

    The Navy of World War II, 1922-1946 comprehensively covers the vessels that defined this momentous 24-year period in U.S. naval history. Beginning with the lean, pared-down navy created by the treaty at the Washington Naval Conference, and ending with the massive, awe-inspiring fleets that led the…

    Hardback – 2007-10-22
    Routledge
    The U.S. Navy Warship Series

  • The New Navy, 1883-1922 book cover

    The New Navy, 1883-1922

    1st Edition

    By Paul Silverstone

    The third volume of The U.S. Navy Warship Series covers the fifty-year period from 1883-1922. In 1883, Congress authorized the first ships of the "New Navy" and ordered removal of all obsolete ships. All US Navy ships since that time have stemmed from these first three cruisers. The numbering…

    Hardback – 2006-11-16
    Routledge
    The U.S. Navy Warship Series

  • Civil War Navies, 1855-1883 book cover

    Civil War Navies, 1855-1883

    1st Edition

    By Paul Silverstone

    Civil War Navies 1855-1883 is the second in the five-volume US Navy Warships encyclopedia set. This valuable reference lists the ships of the U.S. Navy and Confederate Navy during the Civil War and the years immediately following - a significant period in the evolution of warships, the use of…

    Hardback – 2006-10-20
    Routledge
    The U.S. Navy Warship Series

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