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The killing game : a thousand years of warfare in twenty battles

Author: Anthony Tucker-Jones
Publisher: Stroud : The History Press, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An in-depth look at the evolution of battle tactics and military technology since 1066

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Tucker-Jones
ISBN: 9780750988308 0750988304
OCLC Number: 1029429970
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white)
Contents: Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Cacophony of War; Introduction: The Killing Game; 1 The Vikings are Coming --
Fulford Gate 1066; 2 Chivalry in Armour --
Northallerton 1138; 3 Destruction of the Crusaders --
Homs 1281; 4 Triumph of the Bow --
Crécy 1346; 5 When Roses Clash --
Bosworth 1485; 6 Rape of the New World --
Tenochtitlan 1521; 7 Bastion of Christendom --
St Elmo 1565; 8 No Surrender, No Quarter --
Magdeburg 1631; 9 Turning Point --
Lostwithiel 1644; 10 Sword v. Musket --
Falkirk 1746; 11 An Army Divided --
Wavre 1815; 12 Spear v. Rifle --
Isandhlwana 1879. 13 Tank v. Tank --
Villers-Bretonneux 191814 Blitz but no Krieg --
Britain 1940; 15 Storming the Beaches --
D-Day 1944; 16 The Great River Crossing --
The Rhine 1945; 17 A Very Modern Siege --
Khe Sanh 1968; 18 Triumph in the Air --
Bekaa Valley 1982; 19 A Show of Force --
Khafji 1991; 20 Asymmetric Warfare --
Tora Bora 2001; 21 Softwar & Cyberwar --
The New Battlefields; Bibliography; Acknowledgements; Picture Section.
Responsibility: Anthony Tucker-Jones.

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