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Title Warfare in inner Asian history : 500-1800 / edited by Nicola Di Cosmo.
Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2002.

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 MUSKINGUM STACKS  DS329.4 .W368 2002    DUE 09-30-19 OFF CAMPUS  
Series Handbook of Oriental Studies = Handbuch der Orientalistik. Section eight, Central Asia ; v. 6.
Handbuch der Orientalistik. Achte Abteilung, Handbook of Uralic studies ; v. 6.
Subject Asia, Central -- History, Military.
Alt Name Di Cosmo, Nicola, 1957-
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 MUSKINGUM STACKS  DS329.4 .W368 2002    DUE 09-30-19 OFF CAMPUS  
Series Handbook of Oriental Studies = Handbuch der Orientalistik. Section eight, Central Asia ; v. 6.
Handbuch der Orientalistik. Achte Abteilung, Handbook of Uralic studies ; v. 6.
Subject Asia, Central -- History, Military.
Alt Name Di Cosmo, Nicola, 1957-
Description 456 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: PART ONE -- THE MEDIEVAL PERIOD (500-1200) -- Strategy and Contingency in the Tang Defeat of the -- Eastern Turks, 629-630 -- David A. Graff -- The Uighur-Chinese Conflict of 840-848 -- Michael R. Drompp -- War and Warfare in the Pre-Cinggisid Western Steppes -- of Eurasia -- Peter B. Golden -- PART TWO -- THE MONGOL AGE (1200-1400) -- The Battle of Herat (1270): A Case of Inter-Mongol -- Warfare -- Michal Biran -- Whither the Ilkhanid Army? Ghazan's First Campaign into -- Syria (1299-1230) -- Reuven Amitai -- The Circulation of Military Technology in the Mongolian -- Empire -- Thomas Allsen -- The Mongol Conquest of Dali: The Failed Second Front -- John E. Herman -- PART THREE -- THE EARLY MODERN PERIOD (1400-1800) -- Military Aspects of the Manchu Wars against the Caqars -- Nicola Di Cosmo -- Fate and Fortune in Central Eurasian Warfare: Three Qing -- Emperors and their Mongol Rivals -- Peter C. Perdue -- Military Ritual and the Qing Empire -- Joanna Waley-Cohen.
ISBN 9004119493
9789004119499
OCLC # 49042291
Table of Contents
 Acknowledgments 
 Introduction: Inner Asian Ways of Warfare in Historical Perspective / Nicola Di Cosmo1
Pt. 1The Medieval Period (500-1200) 
  Strategy and Contingency in the Tang Defeat of the Eastern Turks, 629-630 / David A. Graff33
  The Uighur-Chinese Conflict of 840-848 / Michael R. Drompp73
  War and Warfare in the Pre-Cinggisid Western Steppes of Eurasia / Peter B. Golden105
Pt. 2The Mongol Age (1200-1400) 
  The Battle of Herat (1270): A Case of Inter-Mongol Warfare / Michal Biran175
  Whither the Ilkhanid Army? Ghazan's First Campaign into Syria (1299-1230) / Reuven Amitai221
  The Circulation of Military Technology in the Mongolian Empire / Thomas Allsen265
  The Mongol Conquest of Dali: The Failed Second Front / John E. Herman295
Pt. 3The Early Modern Period (1400-1800) 
  Military Aspects of the Manchu Wars against the Caqars / Nicola Di Cosmo337
  Fate and Fortune in Central Eurasian Warfare: Three Qing Emperors and their Mongol Rivals / Peter C. Perdue369
  Military Ritual and the Qing Empire / Joanna Waley-Cohen405
 General Index445