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  • ISBN: 9781465488763
  • ISBN: 1465488766
  • Physical Description: print
    512 pages : chiefly color illustrations, color maps ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: Revised and updated new edition.
  • Publisher: New York : DK Pub., 2020.

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General Note: "Previously published as The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Warfare"--Cover.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: War in the ancient world : 3000 BCE-500 CE -- War in the medieval world : 500-1500 -- Early modern warfare : 1500-1750 -- The age of revolution : 1750-1830 -- The dawn of mechanized warfare : 1830-1914 -- Era of the world wars : 1914-1945 -- Conflicts after World War II : 1945-present -- Directory.
Summary, etc.: Warfare traces the epic 5,000- year story of conflict from the earliest battles to the Syrian Civil War. Exploring the campaigns and causes, the warriors and commanders, and the tactics, weapons, and technology that have shaped warfare worldwide, this is an updated edition of the definitive visual guide to a brutal, intense, and often heroic dimension of the human story.
Subject: Military history -- Pictorial works
War -- History -- Pictorial works
Battles -- History -- Pictorial works
Military art and science -- History -- Pictorial works
Military history -- Chronology
War -- History -- Chronology
Battles -- History -- Chronology
Military art and science -- History -- Chronology
Genre/Form: Illustrated works.
Chronologies.
History.
Pictorial works.
Illustrated works.
Chronologies.

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