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The Resource A global history of war : from Assyria to the twenty-first century, Gerard Chaliand ; translated by Michele Mangin-Woods and David Woods ; foreword by R. Bin Wong

A global history of war : from Assyria to the twenty-first century, Gerard Chaliand ; translated by Michele Mangin-Woods and David Woods ; foreword by R. Bin Wong

Label
A global history of war : from Assyria to the twenty-first century
Title
A global history of war
Title remainder
from Assyria to the twenty-first century
Statement of responsibility
Gerard Chaliand ; translated by Michele Mangin-Woods and David Woods ; foreword by R. Bin Wong
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1934-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chaliand, Gérard
Dewey number
355.0209
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Language note
Translated to English from French
LC call number
U162
LC item number
.C424513 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1942-
  • 1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mangin-Woods, Michele
  • Woods, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Strategy
  • War
  • War and civilization
  • Strategy
  • War
  • War and civilization
  • HISTORY / Military / General
Label
A global history of war : from Assyria to the twenty-first century, Gerard Chaliand ; translated by Michele Mangin-Woods and David Woods ; foreword by R. Bin Wong
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-262) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overview: War and history -- The first military empire: the Assyrians -- The grand strategy of the Byzantine Empire -- The Arabs -- The nomads of the Eurasian steppes -- The Seljuks, the Mamluks, and the Crusades -- The Mongol Empire -- Timur the Lame -- The Ottomans -- Safavid Persia -- The Ming and Chinese politico-military traditions -- The Manchu and the end of the nomads -- The Mughals and Islam in India -- Russia and the end of the Tatars -- The ascent of Europe -- The time of revolutions -- Guerilla warfare -- From total war to asymmetrical conflict -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn876431892
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 294 pages
Isbn
9780520283619
Lccn
2014010257
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780520283619
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780520283619
  • (OCoLC)876431892
Label
A global history of war : from Assyria to the twenty-first century, Gerard Chaliand ; translated by Michele Mangin-Woods and David Woods ; foreword by R. Bin Wong
Publication
Note
Source of cataloging data: WCP
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-262) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Overview: War and history -- The first military empire: the Assyrians -- The grand strategy of the Byzantine Empire -- The Arabs -- The nomads of the Eurasian steppes -- The Seljuks, the Mamluks, and the Crusades -- The Mongol Empire -- Timur the Lame -- The Ottomans -- Safavid Persia -- The Ming and Chinese politico-military traditions -- The Manchu and the end of the nomads -- The Mughals and Islam in India -- Russia and the end of the Tatars -- The ascent of Europe -- The time of revolutions -- Guerilla warfare -- From total war to asymmetrical conflict -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn876431892
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 294 pages
Isbn
9780520283619
Lccn
2014010257
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9780520283619
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780520283619
  • (OCoLC)876431892

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