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Ripples of battle : how wars of the past still determine how we fight, how we live, and how we think

Author: Victor Davis Hanson
Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Anchor books edView all editions and formats
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Explores how three important battles, Okinawa, Shiloh, and Delium, an obscure battle of the Peloponnesian War, changed the course of Western history.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Victor Davis Hanson
ISBN: 0385721943 9780385721943
OCLC Number: 57554927
Description: viii, 278 pages, [10] pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 20 cm
Contents: The wages of suicide: Okinawa, April 1-July 2, 1945 --
Shiloh's ghosts, April 6-7, 1862 --
The culture of Delium, November 424 B.C.
Responsibility: Victor Davis Hanson.

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Explores how three important battles, Okinawa, Shiloh, and Delium, an obscure battle of the Peloponnesian War, changed the course of Western history.

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