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A history of warfare

Author: John Keegan; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, New York : Distributed by Random House, Inc. 1993.
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Examines the place of warfare in human culture and the human impulse toward violence.
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Genre/Form: History
Nonfiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Keegan, John, 1934-
History of warfare.
New York : Alfred A. Knopf : Distributed by Random House, Inc., 1993
(OCoLC)756424666
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John Keegan; Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State University. Libraries)
ISBN: 0394588010 9780394588018 0679730826 9780679730828
OCLC Number: 27727131
Awards: Society for Military History Distinguished Book Award, 1994.
Description: xvi, 432 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: War in human history --
Interlude: Limitation on warmaking --
Stone --
Interlude: Fortification --
Flesh --
Interlude: Armies --
Iron --
Interlude: Logistics and supply --
Fire.
Responsibility: John Keegan.
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Examines the place of warfare in human culture and the human impulse toward violence.

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