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  • Ride of the Second Horsemanby Robert L. O'Connell

    Oxford University Press 1997; US$ 22.99

    Accurst be he that first invented war, wrote Christopher Marlowe--a declaration that most of us would take as a literary, not literal, construction. But in this sweeping overview of the rise of civilization, Robert O'Connell finds that war is indeed an invention--an institution that arose due to very specific historical circumstances, an institution... more...

  • Of Arms and Menby Robert L. O'Connell

    Oxford University Press 1991; US$ 44.99

    Examines the role and significance of weapons from the dawn of human history to the present, and the attempts of Western civilization to come to terms with the grim results. The study attempts to integrate the evolution of human society with the development of weapons and military strategies. more...

  • The Ghosts of Cannaeby Robert L. O'Connell

    Random House Publishing Group 2010; US$ 17.00

    "The slaughter at Cannae (216 B.C.) has haunted scholars and intrigued generals for over two millennia. Robert O'Connell combines first-rate scholarship, with face-of-battle graphic descriptions, to show us how horrific Hannibal's tactical masterpiece proved for thousands of trapped Romans on a single August afternoon. A masterpiece of style, imagination,... more...

  • Fierce Patriotby Robert L. O'Connell

    Random House Publishing Group 2014; US$ 28.00

    Part I The Military Strategist Chapter I Tyro 1 On June 12, 1836, a Hudson River steamer nosed into the dock at West Point and deposited, among others, sixteen-year-old William Tecumseh Sherman. As he stared up at the bluffs upon which sat the United States Military Academy, it?s a safe bet that young Sherman had only a glimmer of what he was... more...

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