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War : a beginner's guide

Author: Aaron Edwards
Publisher: London : Oneworld, [2017]
Series: Oneworld beginners' guides.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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War has been a perennial feature of human history since ancient times, yet it remains a poorly understood phenomenon. It has done much to shape our world, from overthrowing leaders, establishing international governance, and inspiring social change, to destroying cities, dividing nations and breeding animosity. In this book, Dr Aaron Edwards succinctly combines political theories with historical realities. Using  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aaron Edwards
ISBN: 1780748949 9781780748948
OCLC Number: 919860687
Notes: "A Oneworld Paperback Original"--Title page verso.
Description: x, 181 pages : illustrations, charts ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Oneworld beginners' guides.
Responsibility: Aaron Edwards.

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"As our societies become further disengaged from the military services that protect them, and our educational systems lose sight of the enduring value of history to educate our citizenry, we have Read more...

 
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