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War and our world : the Reith Lectures, 1998

Author: John Keegan
Publisher: London : Pimlico, 1999.
Series: Reith lectures, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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War has afflicted the life of mankind in this century as it has done in no other. The First World War killed ten million people, the Second fifty million, and wars since 1945 have killed millions  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Keegan
ISBN: 0712665668 9780712665667
OCLC Number: 1027290630
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: London: Hutchinson, 1998.
Description: xv, 87 p. ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Reith lectures, 1998.
Responsibility: John Keegan.

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"Majestic...War, he argues, has been the curse of our civilization and our century. Never has war been so destructive as in the late industrial era, and he backs his claim with a superb sweep of Read more...

 
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