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Palgrave Advances in Modern Military History

Authors: Hughes, Matthew

Editors: Philpott, W. (Ed.)

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This book provides a concise and accessible introduction to modern military history. The collection is a clear and up to date survey of the significant debates, interpretations and historiographical shifts for a series of key themes in military history. Each chapter is supported by notes and a brief bibliography outlining further reading.

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JOANNA BOURKE Professor at Birkbeck College, University of London, UK JOHN BUCKLEY Doctor at University of Wolverhampton, UK JOHN CANN United States Marine Corps University, USA WARREN CHINN Doctor at Joint Services Command and Staff College, UK NIKOLAS GARDNER Doctor at University of Salford, UK LAURENT HENNINGER Centre d'Études d'Histoire de la Défence, France ALAN JAMES Doctor in War Studies Department, King's College London, UK ANDREW LAMBERT Professor in War Studies Department, King's College London, UK MICHAEL NEIBERG University of Southern Mississippi, USA PETER STANLEY Doctor at Australian War Memorial, Australia BRUCE VANDERVORT Professor at Virginia Military Institute, USA

Table of contents (14 chapters)

Table of contents (14 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 1-7

    Hughes, Matthew (et al.)

  • Military revolutions and military history

    Pages 8-22

    Henninger, Laurent

  • Warfare and the rise of the state

    Pages 23-41

    James, Alan

  • War and society

    Pages 42-60

    Neiberg, Michael S.

  • Military thought from machiavelli to liddell hart

    Pages 61-83

    Gardner, Nikolas

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Palgrave Advances in Modern Military History
Authors
Editors
  • W. Philpott
Series Title
Palgrave Advances
Copyright
2006
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-62537-2
DOI
10.1057/9780230625372
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4039-1767-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4039-1768-3
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 289
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