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Martel, Gordon

Twentieth-Century War and Conflict: A Concise Encyclopedia

Martel, Gordon - Twentieth-Century War and Conflict: A Concise Encyclopedia, ebook

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Drawn from the award-winning 5-volume Encyclopedia of War, this valuable, one-volume reference provides readers with essential information on the conflicts and concepts that shaped global warfare in the twentieth-century and up to the present day.

  • Provides essential coverage of twentieth-century warfare across the world
  • Incorporates entries on all major wars, conflicts and concepts in the study of warfare during the period
  • Features detailed coverage of the First and Second World Wars, along with conflicts including the Russo-Japanese War, the Greco-Turkish War, the Falklands Conflict, the Soviet Invasion of Afghanistan, the Gulf Wars, the War Against Terrorism, and the Somalian Civil War
  • Covers topics including chemical warfare, ethnic cleansing, psychological warfare, and women and war
  • Creates an affordable and handy personal reference for students of modern and contemporary history, professional scholars, and military history enthusiasts
  • Comprises authoritative, up-to-date content - each entry ranging from 1,000 to 6,000 words - written by the best international scholars

Keywords: Military History, Encyclopedia of War, warfare, global war, twentieth century war, military history, war history, war studies, WWI, WWII, Vietnam War, Korean War, conflicts, Russo-Japanese War, Greco-Turkish War, Falklands Conflict, Soviet invasion, Gulf Wars, women and war, chemical warfare, ethnic cleansing, psychological warfare, PTSD, war photography, soldiers, army, world war

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2014
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
440 pages
Category
History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781118884652
Printed ISBN
9781118884638

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