Synopses & Reviews
"A brilliant survey of the history of warfare... the best yet produced anywhere."--B. H. Lidell-Hart
From the Renaissance to the Cold War, the definitive survey of the social, political, military, and technological aspects of modern warfare returns to print in a new paperback edition. Topics include land and sea warfare from the Renaissance to the neoclassical age; the Anglo-American military tradition; the French Revolution and Napoleon; the Industrial Revolution and war; and the First and Second World Wars and their aftermath.
Includes bibliographical references and index.