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The invention of peace and the reinvention of war

Author: Michael Howard
Publisher: London : Profile, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. and extended edView all editions and formats
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Updated and expanded with new material to take account of the most recent war. A new edition of his classic text, just awarded the Friedrich Ebert Prize in Germany.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Howard
ISBN: 1861974094 9781861974099
OCLC Number: 59463663
Notes: Previous edition: published as The invention of peace, 2000.
Description: 126 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Priests and princes : 800 --
1789 --
Peoples and nations : 1789 --
1918 --
Idealists and ideologues : 1918 --
89 --
Tomahawks and Kalashnikovs : AD 2000 --
Epilogue : The reinvention of war.
Other Titles: Invention of peace & the reinvention of war
Responsibility: Michael Howard.

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'The distillation of a lifetime's study of war and peace by arguably Britain's greatest living historian' - Philip Ziegler, Spectator 'A brilliant reflection on the world in which we live ... Read more...

 
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