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6 edition of Warfare in the 20th Century found in the catalog.

Warfare in the 20th Century

The Age of Global Conflict (Battle Zones)

by Andrew Robertshaw

  • 175 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Peter Bedrick .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature,
  • History - Military & Wars,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Military history, Modern,
  • Military art and science,
  • History - General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction / History / Military & Wars,
  • 20th century,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8751993M
    ISBN 101577685946
    ISBN 109781577685944

    Irregular warfare, based on elements later characteristic of modern guerrilla warfare, has existed throughout the battles of many ancient growth of guerrilla warfare in the 20th century was inspired in part by theoretical works on guerrilla warfare, starting with the Manual de Guerra de Guerrillas by Matías Ramón Mella written in the 19th century and, more recently, Mao. Spring Books, - Land Warefare - pages 0 Reviews A comprehensive book on the changes and advances in both weaponry and military transportation that have occurred during the 20th century.

    Synopsis of The Global Cold War: Third World Interventions and the Making of Our Times. Prize-winning study of the global conflict waged during the Cold War and its legacy today. Foreign Affairs. Starting with the inquiry headed by Owen Roberts into why the United States was caught by surprise at Pearl Harbor and concluding with the 9/11 Commission, this neat and readable little book describes. Berton's collection of satirical essays (first printed in the Toronto Star) begins unpromisingly with pillowy jabs at the communications media. Then he turns inward and rises to the warmer levels of the Old Robert Benchley self-investigations. He is at his top best wading into nostalgia. Here in all its tribal glory is the Annual Christmas High School Dance, complete with sea-green five-dollar.

    Get this from a library! Combined arms warfare in the twentieth century. [Jonathan M House] -- "For centuries, the world has witnessed the development and use of increasingly complex and powerful military systems and technologies. In the process, the "art of war" has truly become the art of. "Warfare in the 20th Century" explores how the wars of the modern era escalated to a global scale, examining the causes and consequences of the conflicts. The text takes a comprehensive look at the period, including decisive issues such as dictators, foreign policies and the devastation caused by modern fighting techniques. The book covers.


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units of the Korean War to the Stealth Fighter in the Gulf War. But the subtitle for Warfare in the 20th Century Author: Andrew Robertshaw. The 20th-century “war of the world” ended, Ferguson argues, with the conclusion of the Korean War inthough as he says, it is “absurd for us to remember the cold war fondly as a time.

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Because of the size and scope of the conflicts most of my reading was on WW2 and WW1. This book does a really nice job of providing a descriptive overview, complete with photos, of a variety of conflicts in the 20th centry.

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Beginning even before the outbreak of World War I, the book follows the course of war in the air as the aircraft and tactics develop.

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