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Theory of warfare & military science

Paperback. This abridged edition of On War by Beatrice Heuser, using the acclaimed translation by Michael Howard and Peter Paret, selects the central books in which Clausewitz's views on the nature and theory of war are developed. Translator(s): Howard, Michael; Paret, Peter. Series: Oxford World's Classics. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: HBJD; HBLL; JWA; JWKT; JWL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 196 x 130 x 22. Weight in Grams: 238.
Publisher
Oxford University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
Abridged Ed. /
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199540020
ISBN
9780199540020

€ 10.99
€ 10.29

Paperback. A comprehensive and case-driven account of the core ethical principles of the "Profession of Arms," together with a description of the rigorous ethical demands and moral dilemmas these principles impose upon individuals, both in and beyond combat. A thorough but readable, engaging account addressed both to military personnel and the wider public. Series: What Everyone Needs to Know. Num Pages: 280 pages. BIC Classification: HPQ; JPA; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 140. .
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United States
Number of pages
280
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199336883
ISBN
9780199336883

€ 14.99
€ 11.86

Paperback. Describing in detail weaponry and armor, daily life on the march or in camp, clothing, food, medical care, military law, and titles of the Byzantine army of the seventh century, this text offers insights into the Byzantine military ethos. It also provides data for the historian, and even for the ethnologist. Translator(s): Dennis, George T. Series: The Middle Ages Series. Num Pages: 208 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 1QDAZ; HBJF1; HBLA; JWA. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 231 x 156 x 13. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
University of Pennsylvania Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780812217728
ISBN
9780812217728

€ 25.99
€ 23.90

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

€ 25.99
€ 19.01

Paperback. This Very Short Introduction adapts Clausewitz's framework to highlight the dynamic relationship between the main elements of strategy: purpose, method, and means. Drawing on historical examples, Echevarria discusses the major types of military strategy and how emerging technologies are affecting them. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 144 pages. BIC Classification: HBG; HBW; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 113 x 174 x 12. Weight in Grams: 118.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199340132
ISBN
9780199340132

€ 9.99
€ 9.50

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

€ 86.14

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

€ 151.36

Paperback. Editor(s): Dittmer, Lowell; Yu, Maochun. Num Pages: 392 pages, 7 black & white illustrations, 4 black & white tables, 7 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: 1FPC; GTB; GTJ; JWA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 176 x 246 x 29. Weight in Grams: 688.
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138244559
ISBN
9781138244559

€ 71.18

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

€ 19.00

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

€ 198.57
€ 188.85

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

€ 151.36

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

€ 116.24

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

€ 92.07

Paperback. HarperCollins is proud to present its new range of best-loved, essential classics. Series: Collins Classics. Num Pages: 112 pages. BIC Classification: 1FPC; HPDF; JWA; JWKT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 175 x 110 x 8. Weight in Grams: 68.
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers United Kingdom
Number of pages
112
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007420124
ISBN
9780007420124

€ 5.14

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

€ 151.36

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

€ 53.76

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

€ 109.86

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

€ 56.00

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
€ 8.70

Hardcover. An elegant pocket hardback edition of Sun Tzu's definitive work on military strategy Translator(s): Clements, Jonathan. Series: Macmillan Collector's Library. Num Pages: 152 pages. BIC Classification: HBW; HPD; JWA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 156 x 100 x 14. .
Publisher
Macmillan Collector's Library
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Unabridged
Condition
New
SKU
V9781509827954
ISBN
9781509827954

€ 10.99
€ 10.57

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
€ 27.61

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
€ 41.84

Hardcover. Czarist Russia and its successor, the Soviet Union, were both confronted with the problem of conducting military operations involving mass armies along broad fronts, both strove toward a theory that became known as operational art- that level of warfare that links strategic goals to actual combat. Series: Modern War Studies. Num Pages: 368 pages, 12 maps. BIC Classification: 1DVUA; JWA; JWL. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 161 x 236 x 29. Weight in Grams: 708.
Publisher
University Press of Kansas
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Edition
1St Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780700610747
ISBN
9780700610747

€ 87.09

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
€ 27.60