• Ethics, Norms and the Narratives of War: Creating and Encountering the Enemy Other book cover

    Ethics, Norms and the Narratives of War

    Creating and Encountering the Enemy Other, 1st Edition

    By Pamela Creed

    This book examines the ethics and values that render a war discourse normative, and features the stories of American soldiers who fought in the Iraq War to show how this narrative can change. The invasion of Iraq, launched in March 2003, was led by the United States under the now discredited claim…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge
    War, Conflict and Ethics

  • Military Veteran Psychological Health and Social Care: Contemporary Issues book cover

    Military Veteran Psychological Health and Social Care

    Contemporary Issues, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jamie Hacker Hughes

    When servicewomen and men leave the armed forces, their care transfers to the statutory and third sector where the quality and provision of services can vary enormously. This edited book, encompassing a range of perspectives, from service user to professional, provides a comprehensive overview of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-16
    Routledge

  • Paid Patriotism?: The Debate over Veterans' Benefits book cover

    Paid Patriotism?

    The Debate over Veterans' Benefits, 1st Edition

    By James T. Bennett

    What does a nation owe its military veterans? Gratitude, esteem, land grants, medical care, pensions, higher education? Or is serving in the armed forces of one’s country an obligation to be undertaken without any expectation of compensation? If veterans are to receive government aid, should a…

    Paperback – 2017-04-14
    Routledge

  • The Evolution of Modern Land Warfare: Theory and Practice book cover

    The Evolution of Modern Land Warfare

    Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Bellamy

    Extensively illustrated with 52 detailed campaign and battle maps and diagrams, this book, originally published in 1990, surveys the evolution of warfare in Europe from Napoleon to the end of the twentieth century and in Asia from the Middle Ages. It considers the interaction of technology and…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28
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    Routledge Library Editions: Military and Naval History

  • War and Society Volume 1: A Yearbook of Military History book cover

    War and Society Volume 1

    A Yearbook of Military History, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brian Bond, Ian Roy

    Originally published in 1975, this volume filled a gap in existing scholarship by providing a comprehensive group of essays on the historical study of war and armed forces and their relationship with society. These volumes include articles ranging from the Renaissance to the era of total war.…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28
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    Routledge Library Editions: Military and Naval History

  • War and Society Volume 2: A Yearbook of Military History book cover

    War and Society Volume 2

    A Yearbook of Military History, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brian Bond, Ian Roy

    Originally published in 1977, this volume filled a gap in existing scholarship by providing a comprehensive group of essays on the historical study of war and armed forces and their relationship with society. These volumes include articles ranging from the Renaissance to the era of total war.…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Military and Naval History

  • The Victoran Army and the Staff College 1854-1914 book cover

    The Victoran Army and the Staff College 1854-1914

    1st Edition

    By Brian Bond

    A pioneering work in British military history, originally published in 1972, this book is both scholarly and entertaining. Although the book concentrates on a single institution, it illuminates a much wider area of social and intellectual change. For the Army the importance of the change was…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28
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    Routledge Library Editions: Military and Naval History

  • A History of Firearms: From Earliest Times to 1914 book cover

    A History of Firearms

    From Earliest Times to 1914, 1st Edition

    By W. Y. Carman

    Amply illustrated with pen & ink drawings, and including a glossary of key terms, this volume, originally published in 1955, traces the history of firearms and the pioneers who made that history, step by step, to the fringe of a complex modern science.…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28
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    Routledge Library Editions: Military and Naval History

  • The British Army of the Eighteenth Century book cover

    The British Army of the Eighteenth Century

    1st Edition

    By H. C. B. Rogers

    This book, originally published in 1977 examines in detail the organisation, training, and personnel of the British Army during the eighteenth century, and explains how the government policies of containing the enemy and colonial conquest were achieved. It also illustrates how the Army survived the…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28
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    Routledge Library Editions: Military and Naval History

  • Armies in Europe book cover

    Armies in Europe

    1st Edition

    By John Gooch

    This book, originally published in 1980, is a study of the nature and purposes of peace-time military organization in Europe, and of the characteristics and outcome of the major wars fought during these years. It charts the rise of mass armies and the role of conscription as a socializing agent and…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28
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    Routledge Library Editions: Military and Naval History

  • A Guide to the Sources of British Military History book cover

    A Guide to the Sources of British Military History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Robin HIgham

    Designed to fill an overlooked gap, this book, originally published in 1972, provides a single unified introduction to bibliographical sources of British military history. Moreover it includes guidance in a number of fields in which no similar source is available at all, giving information on how…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Military and Naval History

  • The Plans of War: The General Staff and British Military Strategy c. 1900-1916 book cover

    The Plans of War

    The General Staff and British Military Strategy c. 1900-1916, 1st Edition

    By John Gooch

    This book’s contribution to the discussion on the origin’s of the First World War is a pioneering study of both the British General Staff and the evolution of military strategy in the period immediately prior to the war. It describes the development of the General Staff, Britain’s agency for…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28
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    Routledge Library Editions: Military and Naval History

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