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  • Strategic Basing and the Great Powers, 1200-2000

    1st Edition

    By Robert E. Harkavy

    This is the first book to survey the evolution of the strategic basing systems of the great powers, covering an 800-year span of history, from the Mongol dynasty to the era of the US empire. Robert E. Harkavy details the progression of strategic basing systems and power projection, from its…

    Paperback – 2016-02-28
    Routledge
    Strategy and History

  • Compendium of Armaments and Military Hardware (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Chant

    First published in 1987, The Compendium of Armaments and Military Hardware provides, within a single volume, the salient technical and operational details of the most important weapons. The complete range of hardware used in land, sea and air forces throughout the world at the time of publication…

    Paperback – 2014-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Handbook of British Regiments (Routledge Revivals)

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Chant

    Since the creation of the standing army in 1661, when each regiment was known by the name of its current colonel, there have been many reforms and rationalizations of the British army. From 31 cavalry regiments and 113 infantry regiments in 1881, at the time of this title’s first publication in…

    Paperback – 2014-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Hegemonic Peace and Empire

    The Pax Romana, Britannica and Americana, 1st Edition

    By Ali Parchami

    This book examines the language and the ideology of the Pax Romana, the Pax Britannica and the Pax Americana within the broader contexts of  'hegemony' and 'empire'. It addresses three main themes: a conceptual examination of the way in which hegemony has been justified; a linguistic study of…

    Paperback – 2014-09-12
    Routledge
    War, History and Politics

  • Conscription in the Napoleonic Era

    A Revolution in Military Affairs?, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donald Stoker, Frederick C. Schneid, Harold D. Blanton

    This edited volume explores conscription in the Napoleonic era, tracing the roots of European conscription and exploring the many methods that states used to obtain the manpower they needed to prosecute their wars. The levée-en-masse of the French Revolution has often been cited as a ‘Revolution…

    Paperback – 2014-05-30
    Routledge
    Cass Military Studies

  • Ottoman Army Effectiveness in World War I

    A Comparative Study, 1st Edition

    By Edward J. Erickson

    This volume examines how the Ottoman Army was able to evolve and maintain a high level of overall combat effectiveness despite the primitive nature of the Ottoman State during the First World War. Structured around four case studies, at the operational and tactical level, of campaigns involving…

    Paperback – 2014-04-28
    Routledge
    Military History and Policy

  • Railways and International Politics

    Paths of Empire, 1848-1945, 1st Edition

    Edited by T.G. Otte, Keith Neilson

    This new study brings together leading experts to show how the modern world began with the coming of the railway. They clearly explain why it had a greater impact than any other technical or industrial innovation before and completely redefined the limits of the civilized world. While the effect…

    Paperback – 2012-09-13
    Routledge
    Military History and Policy

  • The Great Patriotic War of the Soviet Union, 1941-45

    A Documentary Reader, 1st Edition

    By Alexander Hill

    This book consists of extracts from key documents, along with commentary and further reading, on the ‘Great Patriotic War’ of the Soviet Union against Nazi Germany, 1941-45. Despite the historical significance of the war, few Soviet documents have been published in English. This work provides…

    Paperback – 2010-08-31
    Routledge
    Soviet (Russian) Study of War

  • Military Advising and Assistance

    From Mercenaries to Privatization, 1815–2007, 1st Edition

    Edited by Donald Stoker

    This volume presents a number of case studies of military advisors and missions in order to provide clear historical examples of the evolution, functioning and motives of foreign military advising in the modern era. Containing essays by US contributors covering a wide range of countries and…

    Paperback – 2010-01-26
    Routledge
    Cass Military Studies

  • The German 1918 Offensives

    A Case Study in The Operational Level of War, 1st Edition

    By David T. Zabecki

    This is the first study of the Ludendorff Offensives of 1918 based extensively on key German records presumed to be lost forever after Potsdam was bombed in 1944. In 1997, David T. Zabecki discovered translated copies of these files in a collection of old instructional material at the U.S. Army…

    Paperback – 2009-06-26
    Routledge
    Strategy and History

  • Interpreting China's Military Power

    Doctrine Makes Readiness, 1st Edition

    By Ka Po Ng

    Although inter-state tensions have generally been easing after the Cold War, military power remains a dominant factor in Asian regional politics. As China, operating the world's largest army, grows stronger, there are ongoing debates over the implications for Asia's regional security. This book…

    Paperback – 2006-05-01
    Routledge
    Cass Military Studies

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