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Theory of warfare & military science

Hardcover. Editor(s): Eldridge, Robert D.; Midford, Paul. Num Pages: 416 pages, 9 black & white illustrations, 21 colour illustrations, 31 colour tables, biography. BIC Classification: 1FPJ; JPS; JWA; JWD; JWK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 164 x 218 x 30. Weight in Grams: 704.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st ed. 2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137565310
ISBN
9781137565310

€ 153.89

Hardcover. Editor(s): Schmitt, Prof. Michael N.; Osinga, Frans P. B.; Ducheine, Paul A. L. Num Pages: 293 pages, 5 black & white illustrations, 1 colour illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: JWA; LBBS; LNDK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 235 x 155. .
Publisher
T.M.C. Asser Press Netherlands
Number of pages
293
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st ed. 2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9789462650718
ISBN
9789462650718

€ 123.79

Hardcover. Since the Cold War, humanitarian interventions have transitioned through a range of stages. These 12 essays focus on the challenges associated with interventions, conflict and attendant human rights violations, unmitigated and systematic violence, state re-building, and issues associated with human mobility and dislocation. Editor(s): Warren, Aiden; Grenfell, Damian. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: GTJ; JKSR; JPS; JWA; LBBS; LBBV. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474423816
ISBN
9781474423816

€ 93.04
€ 83.95

Paperback. The only Latin art of war to survive, Vegetius' Epitome was for long a part of the medieval prince's military education. The core of his proposals, the maintenance of a professional standing army, was revolutionary for medieval Europe, while his theory of deterrence through strength remains the foundation of modern Western defence policy. Series: Translated Texts for Historians. Num Pages: 182 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAR; DNF; HBJD; HBLA; JWA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 152 x 207 x 11. Weight in Grams: 280.
Publisher
Liverpool University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
182
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Edition
Revised, Subsequent
Condition
New
SKU
V9780853239109
ISBN
9780853239109

€ 32.41

Paperback. A study of the evolving 'national styles' of conducting insurgencies and counter-insurgency, as influenced by transnational trends, ideas and practices. Editor(s): Heuser, Beatrice; Shamir, Eitan. Num Pages: 350 pages. BIC Classification: HBTB; HBW; JWA. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 155 x 228 x 24. Weight in Grams: 556.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781316501009
ISBN
9781316501009

€ 27.72

Paperback. Editor(s): Soeters, Joseph; Shields, Patricia M. Num Pages: 336 pages, 17 black & white tables, 5 black & white halftones, 14 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: JHBC; JPWS; JWA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 177 x 245 x 27. Weight in Grams: 644.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138200852
ISBN
9781138200852

€ 61.64

Hardcover. This work challenges the view that the relationship of "democracy", "liberalism", and "war" has been framed in terms of assumptions about the state and the international system. It interrogates the claim that liberal democratic states do not go to war with each other. Editor(s): Barkawi, Tarak; Laffey, Mark. Series: Critical Security Studies. Num Pages: 250 pages. BIC Classification: JPA; JPFK; JPS; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 164 x 19. .
Publisher
Lynne Rienner Pub
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9781555879556
ISBN
9781555879556

€ 105.74

Hardcover. This book explains the period of great power peace in the last fifty years and outlines the path to perpetuating it. Drawing on the Realist tradition and challenging conventional wisdom about the causes of American primacy, Baron explores contributions to peace made by the balance of power, nuclear weapons, democracy and globalization. Series: Palgrave Studies in International Relations. Num Pages: 280 pages, 11 figures, 7 black & white tables. BIC Classification: JPA; JPS; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 138 x 223 x 20. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
280
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2013th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137299475
ISBN
9781137299475

€ 96.74

Hardcover. This is an acclaimed study of Joffre as military commander. It gives new insights into one of the leading figures of the Great War. Num Pages: 240 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DDF; 3JJF; HBWN; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 166 x 24. Weight in Grams: 540.
Publisher
Pen and Sword
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Translation
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783461653
ISBN
9781783461653

€ 24.99
€ 18.80

Hardcover. Unlike most books on the ethics of war, this book rejects the 'just war' tradition, proposing a virtue ethics of war to take its place. Like torture, war cannot be justified. It answers the question: 'If war is a very great evil, would a leader with courage, justice, compassion, and all the other moral virtues ever choose to fight a war?' Num Pages: 240 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 220 x 146 x 18. Weight in Grams: 408.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
2012th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137263407
ISBN
9781137263407

€ 96.74

Paperback. An accessible and entertainingly written primer to the most influential book in the history of Western warfare. Num Pages: 176 pages. BIC Classification: 3JM; HBW; JPS; JWA; JWK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Weight in Grams: 750.
Publisher
C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849047142
ISBN
9781849047142

€ 19.99
€ 19.53

Paperback. A new edition of the leading book on this subject that takes a serious account of the most recent developments, with new entries on terrorism and counterterrorism. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 216 x 138. .
Publisher
Manchester University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784991333
ISBN
9781784991333

€ 23.99
€ 23.98

Paperback. Num Pages: 244 pages. BIC Classification: JPWS; JWA; JWM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 218 x 138 x 24. Weight in Grams: 342.
Publisher
Polity
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781509502325
ISBN
9781509502325

€ 25.37

Hardcover. Editor(s): Cuvelier, Gilles. Num Pages: 103 pages. BIC Classification: JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 226 x 164 x 14. Weight in Grams: 312.
Publisher
Nova Science Pub Inc
Number of pages
103
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781628083552
ISBN
9781628083552

€ 181.69
€ 173.07

Paperback. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: JPA; JPF; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 203 x 127 x 13. Weight in Grams: 136.
Publisher
PM Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Tra
Condition
New
SKU
V9781629631547
ISBN
9781629631547

€ 17.99
€ 14.11

Hardcover. Examining the dialectic of war and peace between the outbreak of WWI and the Russian annexation of Crimea in 2014, this book compares globalization with the interwar period. It examines how the first decade's positive peace, diplomacy, and hopes were replaced by negative peace, and explains the growing role of military strategy in that period. Num Pages: 210 pages, biography. BIC Classification: 1D; GTJ; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 156 x 217 x 18. Weight in Grams: 438.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137601490
ISBN
9781137601490

€ 108.44

Hardcover. This book argues that understanding truces is crucial for our ability to wind down wars. We have paid too much attention to the idea of permanent peace, yet few conflicts end in this way. The book describes how truce makers think, which truces can be morally justified and provides a philosophical history of truce making in the Western tradition. Series: Palgrave Studies in Ethics and Public Policy. Num Pages: 136 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 225 x 143 x 14. Weight in Grams: 294.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st ed. 2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137385949
ISBN
9781137385949

€ 90.89

Hardcover. By reviewing a case study of the West African state of Sierra Leone, potential lessons for other parts of the world can be gained. This title critically assesses the role and contribution of the international community to state reconstruction and post-war peacebuilding and evaluates what happens when war ends. Editor(s): Francis, Professor David J. Num Pages: 209 pages, Includes 7 b&w illustrations. BIC Classification: GTJ; JPS; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 161 x 20. Weight in Grams: 568.
Publisher
Ashgate Publishing Group United Kingdom
Number of pages
209
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781409422945
ISBN
9781409422945

€ 149.39

Hardcover. Gardner examines the causes and consequences of Russia's annexation of Crimea. By analyzing alliance formations and the consequences of other annexations in world history, the book urges an alternative US-NATO-European-Japanese strategy toward both Russia and China in the effort to prevent a renewed arms race, if not global war. Num Pages: 264 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HBG; JPS; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 149 x 223 x 20. Weight in Grams: 454.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st ed. 2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781137546760
ISBN
9781137546760

€ 71.15
€ 26.92

Hardcover. The causes of war - why people fight - is one of the big questions of human existence. Azar Gat's book, ranging from the beginning of prehistory to the 21st century, offers a definitive answer to the lingering mystery. Num Pages: 320 pages, 20 black & white illustrations and 4 maps. BIC Classification: GTJ; HBW; JPWS; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 153. .
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198795025
ISBN
9780198795025

€ 31.99
€ 22.71

Paperback. This book offers a new explanation of military power, highlighting the role of uncertainty in the creation of combat capabilities. Num Pages: 280 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JPS; JWA; JWK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 154 x 229 x 19. Weight in Grams: 408.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781316611722
ISBN
9781316611722

€ 32.40

Paperback. How the wars of the near future will be fought and who will win them Num Pages: 430 pages, 16. BIC Classification: JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 135 x 33. Weight in Grams: 414.
Publisher
Orion Publishing Co United Kingdom
Number of pages
432
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780304367344
ISBN
9780304367344

€ 16.99
€ 13.32

Paperback. Num Pages: 592 pages. BIC Classification: 1QDAZ; 3F; HBJD; HBLC; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 180 x 226 x 31. Weight in Grams: 816.
Publisher
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library & Collection United States
Number of pages
528
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780884023913
ISBN
9780884023913

€ 41.99
€ 36.89

Paperback. Offers a deep engagement with developments at the intersection of Habermasian communicative ethics and international relations. Series: New Approaches to Conflict Analysis. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1DVWYK; JFM; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Manchester University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781526116987
ISBN
9781526116987

€ 33.99
€ 32.22

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