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  • Truth and Reconciliation in South Korea

    Between the Present and Future of the Korean Wars, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jae-Jung Suh

    The Korean War is multiple wars. Not only is it a war that began on 25 June 1950, but it is also a conflict that is rooted in Korea's colonial experiences, postcolonial desires and frustrations, and interventions and partitions imposed by outside forces. In South Korea, the war is a site of…

    Paperback – 2020-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Some Aspects of Japan and Her Defence Forces (1928)

    1st Edition

    By M.D. Cpt. Kennedy

    First published in 1928, this collection of previously published articles entered the fray of rising tensions between Japan and Anglophone countries such as Britain, Australia and America. Japanese expansion into China had led to fortification of Britain’s Sembawang Naval Base in Singapore and…

    Paperback – 2020-03-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Civilians and Warfare in World History

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nicola Foote, Nadya Williams

    This book explores the role played by civilians in shaping the outcomes of military combat across time and place. This volume explores the contributions civilians have made to warfare in case studies that range from ancient Europe to contemporary Africa and Latin America. Building on philosophical…

    Paperback – 2019-12-12
    Routledge

  • People’s War

    Variants and Responses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas A Marks, Paul Rich

    Far from being an anachronism, much less a kit-bag of techniques, people’s war raises what has always been present in military history, irregular warfare, and fuses it symbiotically with what has likewise always been present politically, rebellion and the effort to seize power. The result is a…

    Paperback – 2019-07-17
    Routledge

  • Small Wars and Insurgencies in Theory and Practice, 1500-1850

    1st Edition

    Edited by Beatrice Heuser

    In early modern times, warfare in Europe took on many diverse and overlapping forms. Our modern notions of ‘regular’ and ‘irregular’ warfare, of ‘major war’ and ‘small war’, have their roots in much greater diversity than such binary notions allow for. While insurgencies go back to time immemorial,…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge

  • Chinese and Indian Warfare – From the Classical Age to 1870

    1st Edition

    Edited by Kaushik Roy, Peter Lorge

    This book examines the differences and similarities between warfare in China and India before 1870, both conceptually and on the battlefield. By focusing on Chinese and Indian warfare, the book breaks the intellectual paradigm requiring non-Western histories and cultures to be compared to the West,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-13
    Routledge
    Asian States and Empires

  • Defending Arabia

    1st Edition

    By J.E. Peterson

    The defence of the Gulf has been a vital strategic concern for close on 100 years. The British first became involved in the Gulf to protect the sea routes to India and with the development of international air routes the Gulf became a crucial staging post. This book, first published in 1986,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: War and Security in the Middle East

  • The Struggle for South Yemen

    1st Edition

    By Joseph Kostiner

    South Yemen was long a key spot in the strategic geography of the West. Before the Second World War, it was important for the British as an outpost on the way to India. From the mid-1940s it was a crucial gateway to the oil rich Arabian Peninsular and a vital area in the context of superpower…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: War and Security in the Middle East

  • Superpowers and Client States in the Middle East

    The Imbalance of Influence, 1st Edition

    Edited by Moshe Efrat, Jacob Bercovitch

    This book, first published in 1991, examines in detail superpower-client relations in the Middle East. The Middle East, with its protracted and seemingly insoluble conflict and complex patterns of loyalty and hostility, is the ideal setting for the study of such relationships. Using the USSR and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: War and Security in the Middle East

  • The Struggle for the Middle East

    The Soviet Union and the Middle East, 1958-68, 1st Edition

    By Walter Laqueur

    This book, first published in 1969, surveys Soviet policies and Middle Eastern responses during the turbulent 1960s. It deals with changing moods of Turkey and Iran, the Arab-Israeli conflict in the context of big power rivalry in the Middle East, the Russian naval presence in the Mediterranean,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: War and Security in the Middle East

  • Nuclear Rivals in the Middle East

    1st Edition

    By Shyam Bhatia

    Nuclear weapons are the elusive ‘toys’ of modern warfare and are hankered after by every Middle Eastern government. Although no Middle eastern government has formally admitted that the purpose of its investment in nuclear research is to develop weapons, it is certain that two countries, Israel and…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: War and Security in the Middle East

  • Iran

    At War With History, 1st Edition

    By John Limbert

    Iran is the only Middle Eastern state to have preserved its national identity through the upheavals of Arab, Turkish and Mongol invasions. It is heir to the richest culture in the Middle East: a culture that extends far beyond the state’s political boundaries. This book, first published in 1987,…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: War and Security in the Middle East

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