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War Machine: the Rationalisation of Slaughter in the Modern Age

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This fascinating book examines Western perceptions of war in and beyond the nineteenth century, surveying the writings of novelists, anthropologists, psychiatrists, poets, natural scientists, and journalists to trace the origins of modern philosophies about the nature of war and conflict.

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ISBN:
9780300067194
Author:
Pick, Daniel
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Subject:
Military - General
Subject:
Military Science
Subject:
War
Subject:
Moral and ethical aspects
Subject:
Military-General History
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
19960431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
11 b/w illus.
Pages:
300
Dimensions:
9.5 x 6.25 in 0.9 lb

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