A concentration of ideas and information from around the globe. It provides a better balance of world military history. Excellent!...
Hardcover: 192 pages
Publisher: Continuum; 1 edition (August 25, 2009)
Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.6 x 8.5 inches
Amazon Rank: 4897609
Format: PDF ePub TXT book
In this concise history of war, Jeremy Black ranges widely, giving due attention to non-western as well as western traditions. The history of war is inextricably bound to the history of the world. Through a detailed exploration of 'world-scale' issues of warfare, presented within a chronological framework that spans human history, Jeremy Black skilfully illustrates this fact whilst providing the reader with other astute insights and compelling in...