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Theory of warfare & military science

Paperback. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: 1FMV; 3JJP; HBW; HBWS2; TTM. Dimension: 127 x 196 x 21. Weight in Grams: 226. 304 pages. From the author of MATTERHORN - 'America's great Vietnam novel' (Sunday Times), 'a novel of astonishing power and insight' (Observer) - comes a vivid, visceral examination of what happens to a young man when he is sent into battle, based on Karl's own experiences as a decorated Marine. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: JWA. Dimension: 127 x 196 x 21. Weight: 254.
Publisher
Corvus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857893802
ISBN
9780857893802

€ 13.99
€ 10.22

Hardcover. Contrary to the serene assumptions of the 1990s, the history did not end. Civilisations are busy clashing against one another, and the self-proclaimed pacified humanity is showing its barbaric roots. To better understand how ideological enmity of today is moulded, spread and managed, this book investigates the propaganda operations of the past. Editor(s): Vuorinen, Marja. Num Pages: 170 pages. BIC Classification: GTJ; JPVN; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 206 x 150 x 20. Weight in Grams: 386.
Publisher
Cambridge Scholars Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Unabridged edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781443836418
ISBN
9781443836418

€ 52.09

Hardcover. Editor(s): Quinn, Malcolm. Num Pages: 141 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JWA; LNDK. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 161 x 231 x 15. Weight in Grams: 348.
Publisher
Nova Science Pub Inc
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781634859127
ISBN
9781634859127

€ 197.23
€ 187.61

Paperback. Edward Luttwak's shocking 1968 handbook showed, step-by-step, how governments could be overthrown and inspired anti-coup precautions around the world. In addition to these instructions, his revised handbook offers a new way of looking at political power-one that considers the vulnerability of stable democracies after prolonged economic distress. Num Pages: 270 pages. BIC Classification: JPA; JPH; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 140. .
Publisher
Harvard University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674737266
ISBN
9780674737266

€ 26.99
€ 22.90

Paperback. Editor(s): Boushey, Heather; Dresser, Laura; Tilly, Chris. Series: Cornell Studies in Security Affairs. Num Pages: 256 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JPA; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 156 x 14. Weight in Grams: 371.
Publisher
Cornell University Press United States
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780801474873
ISBN
9780801474873

€ 27.99
€ 27.44

Paperback. To avoid war, one must first understand its causes. Written by two highly regarded scholars - both former Presidents of the International Studies Association - this text provides a comprehensive analysis of the leading theories of both interstate and civil war, along with a discussion of the changing nature of war over time. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 154 x 15. Weight in Grams: 368.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405175593
ISBN
9781405175593

€ 33.79

Paperback. This is a provocative look at contemporary conflicts--wars taking place in resource rich countries filled with impoverished people. It focuses on three key resources: oil, diamonds, and timber. Th author is critical of the role of developed countries in such conflicts and offers solutions to end the plunder of Africa and Asia. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: GTJ; HBWS; JWA; RN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 140 x 21. Weight in Grams: 482.
Publisher
Hurst & Co.
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849041454
ISBN
9781849041454

€ 26.64

Hardcover. Provocative look at contemporary conflicts - wars taking place in resource rich countries filled with impoverished people Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: HBWS; JWA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. .
Publisher
C Hurst & Co (Publishers)Ltd
Number of pages
288
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849042697
ISBN
9781849042697

€ 55.35

Hardcover. With contributions from scholars, this book raises disturbing questions: Can warfare be anything other than barbaric? Are we all human, or are some of us less human than others in wartime? Can torture ever be justified? This book presents an analysis of the human misery and complex moral dimensions of modern warfare. Editor(s): Kassimeris, George. Num Pages: 333 pages. BIC Classification: JFFE; JWA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 227 x 145 x 23. Weight in Grams: 530.
Publisher
C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850657996
ISBN
9781850657996

€ 24.03

Hardcover. Summary of the current debate about the nature of modern conflict, which analysts have been struggling to define since the end of the Cold War. Editor(s): Haug, Karl Erik; Maao, Ole Jurgen. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JWA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 224 x 148 x 26. Weight in Grams: 562.
Publisher
C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849041430
ISBN
9781849041430

€ 60.57

Hardcover. Num Pages: 384 pages, 5 line illus & 13 tables. BIC Classification: JFFE; JPS; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 215 x 149 x 22. Weight in Grams: 424.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
384
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2004
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674015760
ISBN
9780674015760

€ 29.99
€ 24.78

Paperback. Num Pages: 316 pages, black & white tables, figures. BIC Classification: JPS; JWA; KCLT1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 151 x 226 x 29. Weight in Grams: 438.
Publisher
Lexington Books United States
Number of pages
316
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780739137154
ISBN
9780739137154

€ 44.99
€ 44.23

Paperback. Which is better, appeasement or a war to end war? Such questions reflect the confusion that besets liberal-minded men and women in the face of war. This work traces the pattern in their attitudes from Erasmus to the Americans after Vietnam, and concludes that peacemaking 'is a task which has to be tackled afresh every day of our lives'. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 139 x 8. Weight in Grams: 180.
Publisher
C Hurst & Co Publishers Ltd
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850658917
ISBN
9781850658917

€ 18.81

Paperback. This is the defining book on the theory and practise of tank warfare, by the man who became one of Hitler's most able generals. Series: Cassell Military Paperbacks. Num Pages: 240 pages, 40, 13 maps. BIC Classification: JWA; JWD; JWMV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 198 x 129 x 18. Weight in Grams: 202.
Publisher
Cassell
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780304352852
ISBN
9780304352852

€ 13.99
€ 11.02

Hardcover. Editor(s): Watson, Heidi. Num Pages: 165 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; JWA; JWF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 187 x 260 x 15. Weight in Grams: 498.
Publisher
Nova Science Pub Inc
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781634846936
ISBN
9781634846936

€ 192.83
€ 183.48

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
€ 32.42

Paperback. Details the decision-making habits, success strategies, and leadership philosophies of Secretary of State Colin Powell. This title reveals the keys to Powell's success. It introduces you to the principles that drove him to the top. Series: McGraw-Hill Professional Education Series. Num Pages: 64 pages. BIC Classification: JWA; KJM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 151 x 7. Weight in Grams: 130.
Publisher
McGraw-Hill Education - Europe United States
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780071411097
ISBN
9780071411097

€ 8.99
€ 8.67

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
€ 34.20

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

€ 32.58

Paperback. A photographic examination of the best known German bomber of the Second World War. Num Pages: 128 pages, Approximately 200 illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 3JJH; HBWQ; JWA; JWG; JWMV3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 191 x 246 x 13. Weight in Grams: 450.
Publisher
Frontline Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848324831
ISBN
9781848324831

€ 18.99
€ 14.96

Hardcover. Provides a new approach to thinking about security forces and their relationship to state building by examining the past two centuries of armed conflict. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: JPWS; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 154 x 223 x 24. Weight in Grams: 518.
Publisher
Hurst & Co.
Number of pages
256
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849040815
ISBN
9781849040815

€ 50.14

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

€ 71.63
€ 27.08

Hardcover. Through an in-depth analysis of the multifaceted manifestations of gender and conflict, this book shows how cognition and behaviour, agency and victimization, are gendered beyond the popular stereotypes. Conflict not only reconfirms social hierarchies and power relations. Editor(s): Frerks, Georg; Ypeij, Annelou; Konig, Reinhilde. Series Editor(s): Gardiner Barber, Professor Pauline; Marchand, Professor Marianne H.; Parpart, Professor Jane L. Series: Gender in a Global/Local World. Num Pages: 298 pages. BIC Classification: GTJ; JFSJ; JWA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 164 x 241 x 22. Weight in Grams: 664.
Publisher
Ashgate Publishing
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781409464853
ISBN
9781409464853

€ 115.04

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

€ 150.38