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    Description/KEEGAN JOHN The acclaimed author of The Face of Battle examines centures of conflict in a variety of diverse societies and cultures. Keegan is at once the most readable and the most original of living military historians . . . A History of Warfare is perhaps the most remarkable study of warfare that has yet been written.--The New Yor


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    Title
    A History of Warfare
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) John Keegan
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 496
    Width: 132 mm
    Height: 198 mm
    Thickness: 28 mm
    Weight: 454 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780679730828
    ISBN 10: 0679730826
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25590
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.4
    BIC E4L: WAR
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    BIC subject category V2: HBW, JF
    Ingram Theme: APPR/CLASSA
    B&T General Subject: 520
    Ingram Subject Code: HM
    Libri: I-HM
    BISAC V2.8: SOC000000
    DC22: 355.009
    B&T Approval Code: A44090000
    DC21: 355.009
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 355/.009
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: HIS027000
    LC classification: U27 .K38 1994
    LC subject heading:
    Thema V1.0: JB, NHW
    Publisher
    Random House USA Inc
    Imprint name
    Random House Inc
    Publication date
    01 November 1994
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Review quote
    & quot; Perhaps the most remarkable study of warfare that has yet been written.& quot; --The New York Times Book Review & quot; A masterpiece...This is one of those rare books which could still be required reading in its field a hundred years from now.& quot; --The New Yorker
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    The acclaimed author of The Face of Battle examines centures of conflict in a variety of diverse societies and cultures. "Keegan is at once the most readable and the most original of living military historians . . . A History of Warfare is perhaps the most remarkable study of warfare that has yet been written."--The New York Times Book Review.
    Table of contents
    Introduction 1. War in Human History Interlude: Limitations on Warmaking 2. Stone Interlude: Fortification 3. Flesh Interlude: Armies 4. Iron Interlude: Logistics and Supply 5. Fire Conclusion