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War made new : technology, warfare, and the course of history, 1500 to today

著者: Max Boot
出版商: New York : Gotham Books, ©2006.
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A monumental, groundbreaking work of history that shows how technological and strategic revolutions have transformed the battlefield from the Spanish Armada to the War on Terror and how mastery of these innovations has shaped the rise and fall of nations and empires In "War Made New," acclaimed author Max Boot explores how innovations in warfare mark crucial turning points in modern history, influencing events well  再读一些...
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ISBN: 1592402224 9781592402229
OCLC号码: 69104262
注意: "A Council on Foreign Relations book"--Jacket.
描述: 624 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
内容: Sail and shot : the Spanish Armada, July 31-September 21, 1588 --
Missile and muscle : Breitenfeld and Lützen, September 17, 1631-November 16, 1632 --
Flintlocks and forbearance : Assaye, September 23, 1803 --
Rifles and railroads : Königgrätz, July 3, 1866 --
Maxim guns and dum dums : Omdurman, September 2, 1898 --
Steel and steam : Tsushima, May 27-28, 1905 --
Tanks and terror : France, May 10-June 22, 1940 --
Flattops and torpedoes : Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941 --
Superfortresses and firebombs : Tokyo, March 9-10, 1945 --
Precision and professionalism : Kuwait and Iraq, January 17-February 28, 1991 --
Special forces and horses : Afghanistan, October 7-December 6, 2001 --
Humvees and IEDs : Iraq, March 20, 2003-May 1, 2005 --
Revolutions to come --
Sail and shot : the Spanish Armada, July 31-August 9, 1588 --
Missile and muscle : Breitenfeld and Lützen, September 17, 1631-November 16, 1632 --
Flintlocks and forbearance : Assaye, September 23, 1803 --
Rifles and railroads : Königgrätz, July 3, 1866 --
Maxim guns and dum dums : Omdurman, September 2, 1898 --
Steel and steam : Tsushima, May 27-28, 1905 --
Tanks and terror : France, May 10-June 22, 1940 --
Flattops and torpedoes : Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941 --
Superfortresses and firebombs : Tokyo, March 9-10, 1945 --
Professionalism and precision : Kuwait and Iraq, January 17-February 28, 1991 --
Special forces and horses : Afghanistan, October 7-December 6, 2001 --
Humvees and I.E.D.s : Iraq, March 20, 2003-May 1, 2005. Sail and shot : the Spanish Armada, July 31-August 9, 1588 --
Missile and muscle : Breitenfeld and Lützen, September 17, 1631-November 16, 1632 --
Flintlocks and forbearance : Assaye, September 23, 1803 --
Rifles and railroads : Königgrätz, July 3, 1866 --
Maxim guns and dum dums : Omdurman, September 2, 1898 --
Steel and steam : Tsushima, May 27-28, 1905 --
Tanks and terror : France, May 10-June 22, 1940 --
Flattops and torpedoes : Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941 --
Superfortresses and firebombs : Tokyo, March 9-10, 1945 --
Professionalism and precision : Kuwait and Iraq, January 17-February 28, 1991 --
Special forces and horses : Afghanistan, October 7-December 6, 2001 --
Humvees and I.E.D.s : Iraq, March 20, 2003-May 1, 2005.
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A monumental, groundbreaking work of history that shows how technological and strategic revolutions have transformed the battlefield from the Spanish Armada to the War on Terror and how mastery of these innovations has shaped the rise and fall of nations and empires In "War Made New," acclaimed author Max Boot explores how innovations in warfare mark crucial turning points in modern history, influencing events well beyond the realm of combat. Combining gripping narrative history with wide-ranging analysis, Boot focuses on four revolutions in military affairs and describes key battles from each period to explain how inventions ranging from gunpowder to GPS-guided air-strikes have remade the field of battle and shaped the rise and fall of empires. Bringing to life battles from the defeat of the Spanish Armada to Wellingtons victory at Assaye, "War Made New" analyzes the Gunpowder Revolution and explains warfares evolution from ritualistic, drawn-out engagements to much deadlier events, precipitating the rise of the modern nation state. He next explores the triumph of steel and steam during the Industrial Revolution, including the British triumph at Omdurman and the climax of the Russo-Japanese war at Tsushima, showing how it powered the spread of European colonial empires. Moving into the twentieth century and the Second Industrial Revolution, Boot examines three critical clashes of World War Ii the German armys blitzkrieg, Pearl Harbor, and the firebombingTokyo toyoto illustrate how new technology such as the tank, radio, and airplane ushered in terrifying new forms of warfare that aided the rise of highly centralized, and even totalitarian, world powers. Finally, in his section onthe Information Revolution, Boot focuses on the Gulf War, the invasion of Afghanistan, and the Iraq war, arguing that even as cutting-edge technologies such as stealth aircraft have made America the greatest military power in world history, advanced communications systems have allowed decentralized, irregular forces to become an increasingly significant threat to Western power.

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