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- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 52.95
Field Marshal Alexander Leslie was the highest ranking commander from the British Isles to serve in the Thirty Years? War. Though Leslie?s life provides the thread that runs through this work, the authors use his story to explore the impacts of the Thirty Years? War, the British Civil Wars and the age of Military Revolution. more...
- Visible Ink Press 2015; US$ 18.99
Brutality and fear. Heroism and sacrifice. Military history is a fascinating, complex, and often contradictory subject. War and fighting between tribes, clans, groups and countries has been with us forever. Great leaders, great villains, pivotal moments and events become transformative, causing political, social, and technological upheavals, which... more...
- Hackett Publishing Company, Inc. 2015; US$ 13.50
This abridgment of Tryntje Helfferich's acclaimed 2009 anthology The Thirty Years War features an expanded General Introduction and annotation designed to support student readings in swift-moving surveys of European and World history. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 33.95
Rethinking Military History is a bold new 'thought book' that reconsiders military history at the beginning of the twenty-first century. The chapters provide a valuable and concise survey of the main themes in the study of military history from 1500 to the present day as Jeremy Black reveals the main trends in the practice and approach to military... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 73.95
The heyday of the European states system was in the century before the First World War. How the system of five great powers in conscious equilibrium came into being is the central theme of this book. more...
- Pen and Sword 2014; US$ 13.50
This splendid and timely book will be invaluable to those visiting the battlefields, sites, museums, memorials and cemeteries of France and Belgium. It is intended for those planning and leading school groups and similar parties but is also ideal for individual/family visitors. Rather than list every site etc it provides realistic itineraries to the... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95
This new collection of essays by a panel of established international scholars sheds new light on what some of those influences were and what actions were taken as a result of Britain's Far Eastern commitments. Not only are new evidence and approaches to those issues addressed presented, but new avenues for further research are clearly outlined.... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 149.95
The Thirty Years? War (1618-1648) remains a puzzling and complex subject for students and scholars alike. This is hardly surprising since it is often contested among historians whether it is actually appropriate to speak of a single war or a series of conflicts. Similarly emphasis is also put on the different motives for going to war, as conflicting... more...
- Wiley 2014; US$ 22.99 US$ 18.39
From the Somme to Gallipoli to the home front, First World War For Dummies provides an authoritative, accessible, and engaging introduction to the War to End All Wars. It takes a global perspective of this global conflict, proving insight into the actions and motivations of the participants and how each nation’s story fits into the wider one.... more...