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Title The Cambridge history of warfare / edited by Geoffrey Parker.
Imprint New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  U27 .C26 2005    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  U27 .C26 2005    AVAILABLE  
Subject Military art and science -- History.
War and society.
War -- Economic aspects.
Civilization, Western.
Alt Name Parker, Geoffrey, 1943-
Alternate Title Cambridge illustrated history of warfare.
Description viii, 515 pages : maps ; 21 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 455-476) and index.
Contents Introduction : the western way of war / Geoffrey Parker -- Genesis of the infantry 600-350 BC / Victor Davis Hanson -- From phalanx to legion 350-250 BC / Victor Davis Hanson -- Roman way of war 250 BC-AD 300 / Victor Davis Hanson -- On Roman ramparts 300-1300 / Bernard S. Bachrach -- New weapons, new tactics 1300-1500 / Christopher Allmand -- Gunpowder revolution 1300-1500 / Geoffrey Parker -- Ships of the line 1500-1650 / Geoffrey Parker -- Conquest of the Americas 1500-1650 / Patricia Seed -- Dynastic war 1494-1660 / Geoffrey Parker -- States in conflict 1661-1763 / John A. Lynn -- Nations in arms 1763-1815 / John a. Lynn -- Industrialization of war 1815-1872 / Williamson A. Murray -- Towards world war 1871-1914 / Williamson A. Murray -- West at war 1914-1918 / Williamson A. Murray -- World in conflict 1919-1941 / Williamson A. Murray -- World at war 1941-1945 / Williamson A. Murray -- Post-war world 1945-2004 / Williamson A. Murray, Geoffrey Parker.
Note Rev. ed. of: The Cambridge illustrated history of warfare. 1995.
ISBN 0521853591
9780521853590
0521618959
9780521618953
OCLC # 58423142
Table of Contents
 Introduction : the Western way of war / Geoffrey Parker1
1Genesis of the infantry 600-350 B.C. / Victor Davis Hanson15
2From phalanx to legion 350-250 B.C. / Victor Davis Hanson30
3The Roman way of war 250 B.C.-A.D. 300 / Victor Davis Hanson46
4On Roman ramparts 300-1300 / Bernard S. Bachrach61
5New weapons, new tactics 1300-1500 / Christopher Allmand84
6The gunpowder revolution 1300-1500 / Geoffrey Parker101
7Ships of the line 1500-1650 / Geoffrey Parker117
8The conquest of the Americas 1500-1650 / Patricia Seed131
9Dynastic war 1494-1660 / Geoffrey Parker148
10States in conflict 1661-1763 / John A. Lynn167
11Nations in arms 1763-1815 / John A. Lynn189
12The industrialization of war 1815-1871 / Williamson A. Murray219
13Towards World War 1871-1914 / Williamson A. Murray249
14The West at war 1914-1918 / Williamson A. Murray278
15The world in conflict 1919-1941 / Williamson A. Murray314
16The world at war 1941-1945 / Williamson A. Murray338
17The post-war world 1945-2004 / Williamson A. Murray, Geoffrey Parker362
 Epilogue : the future of Western warfare / Geoffrey Parker413


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