"...outstanding set whose principal focus is on peace research and peace activism." -- Library Journal Review of Outstanding Reference Books of 1986
1987 ...this commendable work is so entirely right. -- Wilson Library Bulletin
1987 Published during the fortieth anniversary of the United Nations and the International Year of Peace the World Encyclopedia of Peace is a wonderfully useful and timely publication... The breadth of coverage is excellent. -- Law & Political Sciences Section News
1988 ...this is a prestigious set, very handsomely produced, on peace research and peace activism...considered the first comprehensive encyclopedia to present an integrated overview of peace in all its aspects...a valuable overview and analysis of the persons, events and philosophies involved in the search for peace. -- ARBA 88
1989 The inclusiveness of this work is so spectacular that virtually nothing has been omitted. Thinkers, theories, organizations, plans, dealing with every aspect of peace from ancient times to the present, as well as helpful indices, have been generously incorporated into its four volumes. -- The United States Institute of Peace Journal
1991 Specialists in international affairs will - rightly - regard it as a 'must';...a unique work of reference and a major contribution to enlarging our understanding of humanity's most pressing problems... The encyclopedia is comprehensive, coherent and authoritative. -- British Book News
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Book Description 1986. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1st Edition. Pergamon Press, Oxford, 1986. Cloth. . No Jackets as issued 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First edition. 8vo. Cloth. 4 volumesContents: v. 1, Articles A-M. v. 2, Articles, N-Z. v. 3, Treaties; chronology of the peace movement; Nobel Peace Prize laureates. v. 4, Peace institutes and organization; bibliography; journals; indexes,Absolute minor shelfwear but these are BRAND NEW BOOKS UNUSED. Full refund if not satisfied. 24 hour despatch via Insured Signed for. Bookseller Inventory # nf1149