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Absolute war : violence and mass warfare in the German lands, 1792-1820

Author: Mark Hewitson
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First edition, impression: 1View all editions and formats

The first of three volumes from Mark Hewitson which explore the experiences of conflict in modern Germany, and the resounding impact of these across Europe and the world, Absolute War reassesses the  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Hewitson
ISBN: 9780198787457 0198787456
OCLC Number: 982374281
Description: VIII, 297 pagina's : illustraties ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Theories of War and Violence1: From Cabinet Warfare to Mass Armies2: Heroism and the Defence of the Volk3: The Violence of Civilian Life4: The Lives of Soldiers5: War MemoriesConclusion: A History of Remembering and Forgetting
Responsibility: Mark Hewitson.


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These two volumes are clearly structured, fluently written, and open up a broad panorama of contemporary German views on violence and warfare. ... We can look forward to the third volume in the Read more...

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