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The causes of war

Author: Alexander Gillespie
Publisher: Oxford ; Portland, Oregon : Hart Publishing, 2013-
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"[A] projected five-volume series charting the causes of war from 3000 BCE to the present day, written by a leading international lawyer, and using as its principal materials the documentary history of international law, largely in the form of treaties and the negotiations which led up to them. These volumes seek to show why millions of people, over thousands of years, slew each other. In departing from the various  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Gillespie
ISBN: 9781849465007 1849465002 9781849466455 1849466459 9781849466462 1849466467
OCLC Number: 840433620
Description: volumes ; 25 cm
Contents: Vol. 1 3000 BCE to 1000 CE --
Vol. 2 1000 CE to 1400 CE --
Vol. 3 1400 CE to 1650 CE.
Responsibility: Alexander Gillespie.

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