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Makers of modern strategy : from Machiavelli to the nuclear age

Author: Peter Paret; Gordon Alexander Craig; Felix Gilbert
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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War cannot be controlled in future without an understanding of its past. These essays analyse war, its strategic characteristics and its political and social functions, over the past five centuries.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Paret; Gordon Alexander Craig; Felix Gilbert
ISBN: 0198200986 9780198200987 0198200978 9780198200970
OCLC Number: 939630594
Description: vii, 941 pages : map ; 24 cm
Responsibility: edited by Peter Paret with the collaboration of Gordon A. Craig and Felix Gilbert.

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