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The Age of Titans: The Rise and Fall of the Great Hellenistic Navies

ISBN : 9780199382255

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¥4,917
Author: 
William M. Murray
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
181 x 234 mm
Pub date
Oct 2014
While we know a great deal about naval strategies in the classical Greek and later Roman periods, our understanding of the period in between-the Hellenistic Age-has never been as complete. However, th ... Read more

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The Age of Titans: The Rise and Fall of the Great Hellenistic Navies

ISBN : 9780195388640

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¥8,316
Author: 
William Murray
Pages
384 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 236 mm
Pub date
Jan 2012
While we know a great deal about naval strategies in the classical Greek and later Roman periods, our understanding of the period in between-the Hellenistic Age-has never been as complete. However, th ... Read more

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The Allure of Battle: A History of How Wars Have Been Won and Lost

ISBN : 9780190931513

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¥3,377
Author: 
Cathal J. Nolan
Pages
728 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
May 2019
History has tended to measure war's winners and losers in terms of its major engagements, battles in which the result was so clear-cut that they could be considered "decisive." Marathon, Cannae, Tours ... Read more

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The Allure of Battle: A History of How Wars Have Been Won and Lost

ISBN : 9780195383782

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¥5,379
Author: 
Cathal J. Nolan
Pages
728 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Mar 2017
Cathal Nolan's The Allure of Battle shows that while wars have shaped the history of the modern world, their outcomes are decided by many other factors. The book argues that major battles are not deci ... Read more

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The American Military: A Concise History

ISBN : 9780190692810

Price(incl.tax): 
¥2,915
Author: 
Joseph T. Glatthaar
Pages
152 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
Oct 2018
Since the first English settlers landed at Jamestown with the legacy of centuries of European warfare in tow, the military has been an omnipresent part of America. In The American Military: A Concise ... Read more

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The American Presidency: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edition)

ISBN : 9780190458201

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¥1,628
Author: 
Charles O. Jones
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
114 x 174 mm
Pub date
Nov 2007
Series
Very Short Introductions
Stresses the significance of split party control and narrow margins as encouraging greater executive power Emphasizes the high expectations for presidents and the limits imposed by the separation ... Read more

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The British Nuclear Experience: The Roles of Beliefs, Culture and Identity

ISBN : 9780198702023

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¥12,969
Author: 
John Baylis
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 240 mm
Pub date
Dec 2014
Based on a detailed analysis of archives and high level interviews this book looks at the role of beliefs, culture and identity in the making of British nuclear policy from 1945 through to the present ... Read more

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The Changing Character of War

ISBN : 9780199688005

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¥6,204
Author: 
Hew Strachan; Sibylle Scheipers
Pages
576 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
158 x 234 mm
Pub date
Sep 2013
Over the last decade (and indeed ever since the Cold War), the rise of insurgents and non-state actors in war, and their readiness to use terror and other irregular methods of fighting, have led comme ... Read more

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The Classical Art of Command: Eight Greek Generals Who Shaped the History of Warfare

ISBN : 9780199985821

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¥5,390
Author: 
Joseph Roisman
Pages
416 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Mar 2017
This book uniquely looks at the many facets of Greek generalship through the individual careers of some of the best-known Greek commanders. They include the Spartan king Leonidas, who embodied his cou ... Read more

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The Combat Soldier: Infantry Tactics and Cohesion in the Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries

ISBN : 9780198843771

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¥4,565
Author: 
Anthony King
Pages
560 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Jun 2019
How do small groups of combat soldiers perform on the battlefield and maintain their cohesion under fire? Why are they willing to fight for each other? These questions have long intrigued social scien ... Read more

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