- Used Books
- Staff Picks
- Gifts & Gift Cards
- Sell Books
- Stores & Events
- Let's Talk Books
Special Offers see all
More at Powell's
Recently Viewed clear list
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Patterns of War Since the Eighteenth Century (2ND 94 Edition)by Larry H. Addington
Synopses & ReviewsPlease note that used books may not include additional media (study guides, CDs, DVDs, solutions manuals, etc.) as described in the 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."
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
Includes bibliographical references (p. -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.
What Our Readers Are Saying
Other books you might like