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Theory of warfare & military science

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

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. 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. 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

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

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

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. Britain, Denmark and Germany all deployed soldiers soon after the 9/11 attacks, yet their role in Afghanistan and the casualty rates suffered, have been vastly different. This book looks at how their casualties influenced the framing of the war by analysing the political discourse about the casualties. Num Pages: 188 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 1DFG; 1DND; GTJ; HPS; JWA; JWJ. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 242 x 155 x 18. Weight in Grams: 490.
Publisher
Ashgate Pub Co
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781472416490
ISBN
9781472416490

€ 150.38

Paperback. Jeff McMahan urges us to reject the view, dominant throughout history, that mere participation in an unjust war is not wrong. He argues powerfully that combatants who fight for an unjust cause are acting wrongly and are themselves morally responsible for their actions. We must rethink our attitudes to the moral role of the individual in war. Series: Uehiro Series in Practical Ethics. Num Pages: 272 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HPQ; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 143 x 216 x 16. Weight in Grams: 340.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199603572
ISBN
9780199603572

€ 22.58

Paperback. Num Pages: 480 pages. BIC Classification: HBW; JHBZ; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Weight in Grams: 634.
SKU
V9780715646953
ISBN
9780715646953

€ 22.63

Paperback. Num Pages: 372 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DFG; 3JJF; HBJD; HBWN; JWA; JWG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 158 x 21. Weight in Grams: 560.
Publisher
Naval & Military Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
372
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
New ed of 1925 ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843421498
ISBN
9781843421498

€ 14.15

Hardcover. Exploring the formation, evolution and effectiveness of the regional security arrangements of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), the author examines a number of vital and troubling questions: Why has SADC struggled to establish a viable security regime? Why has it been unable to engage in successful peacemaking? Series Editor(s): Shaw, Professor Timothy M. Series: The International Political Economy of New Regionalisms Series. Num Pages: 192 pages, Includes 1 map. BIC Classification: 1HFM; GTJ; JPS; JWA; KCP. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 240 x 164 x 18. Weight in Grams: 510.
Publisher
Ashgate Publishing Group United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781409430445
ISBN
9781409430445

€ 150.38

Paperback. Offers an analysis of the future of the world's ground forces: Where are future large-scale conflicts or other catastrophes most plausible? Which of these could be important enough to necessitate the option of a US military response? And which of these could in turn require significant numbers of American ground forces in their resolution? Series: Geopolitics in the 21st Century. Num Pages: 220 pages. BIC Classification: 1KBB; JWA; JWD; JWK; JWM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 18. Weight in Grams: 525.
Publisher
Brookings Institution United States
Number of pages
220
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780815727422
ISBN
9780815727422

€ 27.99
€ 27.67

Paperback. A provocative new history of counterinsurgency with major implications for the history and theory of war, politics, and social science. Series: Cambridge Studies in International Relations. Num Pages: 382 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JFCX; JHB; JPS; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 154 x 282 x 25. Weight in Grams: 548.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107545687
ISBN
9781107545687

€ 34.95

Hardcover. Num Pages: 208 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JPV; JPWL; JWA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 233 x 161 x 21. Weight in Grams: 536.
Publisher
Continuum
Number of pages
208
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441154804
ISBN
9781441154804

€ 90.85

Paperback. Num Pages: 612 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DB; 3JH; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 156 x 37. Weight in Grams: 912.
Publisher
Naval & Military Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
612
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843420460
ISBN
9781843420460

€ 27.99
€ 27.45

Paperback. Takes the reader from the late nineteenth century to the aftermath of Abu Ghraib, from slavery and the electric chair to electrotorture in American inner cities, and from French and British colonial prison cells and the Spanish-American War to the fields of Vietnam, the wars of the Middle East, and the democracies of Latin America and Europe. Num Pages: 880 pages, 1 halftone. 9 tables. BIC Classification: HBT; JPA; JWA; JWKT; JWXR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 53. Weight in Grams: 1234.
Publisher
Princeton University Press United States
Number of pages
880
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780691143330
ISBN
9780691143330

€ 53.99
€ 47.20

Hardcover. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: JWA; JWKT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 244 x 165 x 31. Weight in Grams: 650.
Publisher
Naval Institute Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781682470039
ISBN
9781682470039

€ 60.80

Paperback. Num Pages: 180 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 15. Weight in Grams: 295.
Publisher
RAND United States
Number of pages
180
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780833042002
ISBN
9780833042002

€ 24.13

Paperback. Stirk argues that military occupation should be regarded as a political phenomenon - a distinct form of government at the heart of which is the nature of obligation on the part of both the occupier and the occupied. He aims to promote a change in the understanding of occupation, thereby avoiding the perpetuation of recent failures in this area. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: JPS; JWA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 154 x 232 x 14. Weight in Grams: 402. 256 pages. Stirk argues that military occupation should be regarded as a political phenomenon - a distinct form of government at the heart of which is the nature of obligation on the part of both the occupier and the occupied. He aims to promote a change in the understanding of occupation, thereby avoiding the perpetuation of recent failures in this area. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: JPS; JWA. Dimension: 154 x 232 x 14. Weight: 402.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reissue
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748644841
ISBN
9780748644841

€ 29.47

Paperback. Series: Dover Military History, Weapons, Armor. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 139 x 1. Weight in Grams: 146. Series: Shambhala classics. 96 pages. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: JWA. Dimension: 216 x 139 x 1. Weight: 146.
Publisher
Dover Publications
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780486425573
ISBN
9780486425573

€ 6.31

Paperback. States that throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves and each other. They have inspired debate, dissent, war and revolution. This book presents works of the great thinkers, pioneers, radicals and visionaries whose ideas shook civilization and helped make us who we are. Translator(s): Minford, John. Num Pages: 112 pages. BIC Classification: JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 202 x 130 x 7. Weight in Grams: 92.
Publisher
Unknown
Number of pages
112
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140455526
ISBN
9780140455526

€ 8.99
€ 8.31

Paperback. Practical ancient wisdom on how to beat aggression by non-aggression, with key lessons for business - beautifully presented in a deluxe new paperback edition Translator(s): Griffith, Samuel B. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: HP; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 233 x 154 x 25. Weight in Grams: 796.
Publisher
Watkins Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781907486999
ISBN
9781907486999

€ 18.99
€ 13.75

Hardcover. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 186 x 136 x 15. Weight in Grams: 268. 128 pages. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: JWA. Dimension: 186 x 136 x 15. Weight: 258.
Publisher
Arcturus Publishing Ltd
Number of pages
128
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781841933580
ISBN
9781841933580

€ 8.60