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Encyclopedia of Modern War

RH Value Publishing

Encyclopedia of Modern War

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Published by Random House Value Publishing .
Written in English

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  • Nonfiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7682787M
    ISBN 100517281562
    ISBN 109780517281567

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By Andrew Hills The foundations and principles of modern armoured warfare did not appear out of a vacuum, and nor did the machines of WW1 and WW2. Wide World Magazine exploited the situation with a Christmas double issue. The arid, lifeless surface of Mars as seen by the Viking Probe.

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Drawing on the wide literature available, including direct accounts of the experience of war, English provides an authoritative account of modern war: its origins, evolution, dynamics, and current trends.

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