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The Encyclopedia of Military History from 3500 B.C. to the Present

Dupuy, R. Ernest; Dupuy, Trevor N.

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ISBN 10: 0060111399 / ISBN 13: 9780060111397
Published by HarperCollins Publishers, New York, NY, U.S.A., 1970
Condition: Very Good+ Hardcover
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Xiii + 1406 pp., photo-ills., ills., maps & plans. This is a survey of the world's military history from the beginning of recorded time to 1970. It includes not only narration of wars and combat operations in general, but also the concurrent growth of the military art itself, its tactics, strategy and weapons. Each of the 21 chapters opens with a succinct introduction summarizing the highlights of the period to be covered - names of outstanding leaders, unusual developments, tactical and strategic trends - which is then followed by a detailed, continent-by-continent, chronological assessment of wars and battles all over the world. With 116 maps and numerous illustrations, the book is cross-referenced throughout. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 011218

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Title: The Encyclopedia of Military History from ...

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers, New York, NY, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1970

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition:Very Good+

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+

Edition: 1st Edition

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This is a survey of the world's military history from the beginning of recorded time to 1970. It includes not only narration of wars and combat operations in general, but also the concurrent growth of the military art itself, its tactics, strategy and weapons. Each of the 21 chapters opens with a succinct introduction summarizing the highlights of the period to be covered - names of outstanding leaders, unusual developments, tactical and strategic trends - which is then followed by a detailed, continent-by-continent, chronological assessment of wars and battles all over the world.

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