Dictionary of Wars

Dictionary of Wars

Book - 1999
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Baker & Taylor
An updated compendium contains detailed summaries of all notable wars from earliest recorded history to the present day, spanning some four thousand years.

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Contains detailed summaries of all notable wars from earliest recorded history to the present day, spanning some 4,000 years. Some 1,800 entries encompass global conflicts, civil wars, mutinies, punitive expeditions, undeclared wars, rebellions, and revolutions. They offer mainly military information, often specifying political, social, economic, and cultural influences on martial operations. This revised edition contains new information on recent conflicts including the Persian Gulf War, civil wars in Kosovo and Bosnia, and hostilities in Chechnya, Rwanda, and Azerbaijan, as well as the Bolshevik Revolution, the War of the Oranges, and the Zulu War. The author has written and edited numerous reference works. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Baker
& Taylor

Contains summaries of all notable wars from earliest recorded history to the present day, spanning some 4,000 years

Publisher: New York : Facts On File, c1999
Edition: Rev. ed
ISBN: 9780816039289
0816039283
Branch Call Number: R 355.009 KOH
Characteristics: viii, 614 p. ; 24 cm

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