The Changing Nature Of Warfare: 1792-1945 by Peter BrowningThe Changing Nature Of Warfare: 1792-1945 by Peter Browning

The Changing Nature Of Warfare: 1792-1945

byPeter Browning

Paperback | April 22, 2002

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This book focuses on the changing nature and methods of warfare with particular emphasis on land warfare. Topics include the impact of factors related to the conduct of war, such as generalship, tactics and strategy, quality of soldiers, weaponry; the impact of technological change, from communication to industrialization; and the relationship between state, society and warfare.
Title:The Changing Nature Of Warfare: 1792-1945Format:PaperbackDimensions:212 pages, 9.02 × 5.98 × 0.43 inPublished:April 22, 2002Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0521000467

ISBN - 13:9780521000468

Appropriate for ages: 16 - adult


Table of Contents

Preface; 1. Limited warfare: wars in the mid-eighteenth century; 2. Impulse warfare: wars in the age of Napoleon; 3. Political warfare: wars of the mid-nineteenth century; 4. Position warfare: the First World War; 5. Armoured warfare: the Second World War; 6. Conclusion.