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The Patterns of War Since the Eighteenth Century: Second Edition

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Publisher Comments:

"This important work... synthesizes the evolution of warfare from 1775 to the present." --Military Review

A thorough revision of a highly successful text, this new edition provides a comprehensive picture of the evolution of modern warfare.

From reviews of the first edition:

"There is nothing else in print that tells so much so concisely about how war has been conducted since the days of Gen. George Washington."

Synopsis:

This important work... synthesizes the evolution of warfare from1775 to the present. — Military Review

A thorough revisionof a highly successful text, this new edition provides a comprehensive picture ofthe evolution of modern warfare.

From reviews of the firstedition:

There is nothing else in print that tells so muchso concisely about how war has been conducted since the days of Gen. GeorgeWashington.? — Russell F. Weigley

A superiorsynthesis. Well written, nicely organized, remarkably comprehensive, and laced withfacts.? — Military Affairs

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [327]-348) and index.

About the Author

LARRY H. ADDINGTON is Professor of History at The Citadel and has taught military history for more than twenty-five years. His previous books include The Blitzkrieg Era and the German General Staff and The Patterns of War through the Eighteenth Century.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780253208606
Author:
Addington, Larry H.
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Location:
Bloomington, IN
Subject:
Military - General
Subject:
Military art and science
Subject:
Military history, Modern
Subject:
Military art and science -- History -- 20th century.
Subject:
Military history, Modern -- 20th century.
Subject:
Military art and science -- History.
Subject:
Military-General History
Subject:
Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century; Europe; History; Military; Twentieth Century or Later
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
2nd ed.
Series Volume:
75-4
Publication Date:
19941031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
9.26 x 6.1 x 0.81 in

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Product details 384 pages Indiana University Press - English 9780253208606 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This important work... synthesizes the evolution of warfare from1775 to the present. — Military Review

A thorough revisionof a highly successful text, this new edition provides a comprehensive picture ofthe evolution of modern warfare.

From reviews of the firstedition:

There is nothing else in print that tells so muchso concisely about how war has been conducted since the days of Gen. GeorgeWashington.? — Russell F. Weigley

A superiorsynthesis. Well written, nicely organized, remarkably comprehensive, and laced withfacts.? — Military Affairs

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