War In 100 Events

February 1, 2018|
War In 100 Events by Martin Van Creveld
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How did we get from clubs and spears to machine guns and drone missiles? What led to the human race firing projectiles across a no-man’s land, from straightforward warfare to spies and insurgency? Here renowned military historian Martin van Creveld has compiled a concise guide to the history of war in 100 key events: Stone Age "wars;" Vikings raids; battling medieval monarchs in the East and West; the American Revolutionary Wars; Napoleonic Wars; World Wars; Iraq War; and much more. With intriguing facts and wide-ranging content, this is an immensely entertaining volume for military buffs and laypeople alike.
Martin van Creveld of the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, is widely acknowledged as one of the world’s leading experts on military history and strategy. He is the author of 30 books, which between them have been published in 20 languages and include Transformation of War, The Sword and the Olive, and Supplying War.
Title:War In 100 Events
Product dimensions:224 pages, 8 X 5 X 0.8 in
Shipping dimensions:224 pages, 8 X 5 X 0.8 in
Published:February 1, 2018
Publisher:The History Press
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780750982412

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