On War

Author: Carl von Clausewitz
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400837405
Size: 58.28 MB
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On War is the most significant attempt in Western history to understand war, both in its internal dynamics and as an instrument of policy. Since the work's first appearance in 1832, it has been read throughout the world, and has stimulated generations of soldiers, statesmen, and intellectuals.

War And Games

Author: Tim Cornell
Publisher: Boydell Press
ISBN: 9780851158709
Size: 76.50 MB
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These comparative studies focus on the relationship between war and games in an effort to achieve an understanding of the phenomenon of war, in order ultimately to avoid it.

Causes Of War 3rd Ed

Author: Geoffrey Blainey
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0029035910
Size: 35.11 MB
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Women And War

Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1851097708
Size: 27.40 MB
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Germany And The Second World War

Author: Horst Boog
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 9780198228899
Size: 73.97 MB
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Volume VII of the 'Germany and the Second World War' series looks at Germany and her Japanese ally on the defensive after the tide of war turned in 1943. An exhaustive study of the air war over the Reich and the Luftwaffe's growing impotence is followed by an account of the invasion of occupied France and the Allies' advance to Germany's borders. A final section examines Japan's defeat and capitulation, and the creation of a new order in the Far East.

Technology And War

Author: Martin Van Creveld
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1439143978
Size: 49.56 MB
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In this impressive work, van Creveld considers man's use of technology over the past 4,000 years and its impact on military organization, weaponary, logistics, intelligence, communications, transportation, and command. This revised paperback edition has been updated to include an account of the range of technology in the recent Gulf War.

War And Cinema

Author: Paul Virilio
Publisher: Verso
ISBN: 9780860919285
Size: 46.32 MB
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Looking at how the technologies of cinema and warfare have developed a fatal interdependence, this book explores these conjunctions from a range of perspectives. It gives a detailed technical history of weaponry, photography and cinematography, with accounts of films and military campaigns.