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The culture of war

Author: Martin Van Creveld
Publisher: New York, NY : Presidio Press/Ballantine Books, cop. 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In theory war is a means to an end, a rational, if very brutal, activity intended to serve the interests of one group of people by killing, wounding, or otherwise incapacitating those who oppose it.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Geschiedenis (vorm)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Van Creveld
ISBN: 9780345505408 0345505409
OCLC Number: 905800105
Description: XVI, 485 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Martin Van Creveld.

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Advance praise for The Culture of War"This splendid volume affirms what we already know: Martin van Creveld is the most creative, most insightful, and most important military historian writing in Read more...

 
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