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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 oftwentieth-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 anaffordable 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: 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, Twentieth Century & Contemporary History, Twentieth Century & Contemporary History

Editor
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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