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Legacy of Strife: Warfare and Conflict from Classical to Modern Times, examines eleven battles, wars, or revolutionary transformations that were pivotal to western history. From the Peloponnesian War to the American Revolutionary War, from the Mongols to the Franks, from the fall of the Roman Empire to the Renaissance, Legacy of Strife examines how conflict and warfare evolved and changed the world. This book is relevant to not only the scholar but also the history buff and ...
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Overview

Legacy of Strife: Warfare and Conflict from Classical to Modern Times, examines eleven battles, wars, or revolutionary transformations that were pivotal to western history. From the Peloponnesian War to the American Revolutionary War, from the Mongols to the Franks, from the fall of the Roman Empire to the Renaissance, Legacy of Strife examines how conflict and warfare evolved and changed the world. This book is relevant to not only the scholar but also the history buff and those who simply wish to know more about the past.

Charles R. King is a historian who uses his unique background in physics and classical history to apply a quantitative examination to historical topics. He is also a career military officer who has not only seen modern combat up close, but has also had the opportunity to visit many of the significant battlefields and sites discussed in this work. Charles R. King is also the author of over a dozen other works of historical non-fiction.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781479234844
  • Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
  • Publication date: 9/2/2012
  • Pages: 148
  • Product dimensions: 5.00 (w) x 8.00 (h) x 0.34 (d)

Meet the Author

Charles King
Charles R. King is a bestselling author and career army officer with multiple combat tours who continues to serve in the military. He has lived, worked, and traveled throughout Europe, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia. King is married to fellow author Kristin King and they have four young and energetic boys who keep them constantly busy.

King has published 22 works, primarily covering the Punic Wars and late Roman Republican Era which was the focus of his graduate degree. Five of these works are currently on seven different bestseller lists. King is also writing a historical fiction series about Hannibal and the Second Punic War. The first book in that series debuts 2013.

Charles R. King also writes under the pen name of Ryan King for fiction where he writes post-apocalyptic, dystopian, thriller, horror, and action short stories, short novels, and novels. The first book in his post-apocalyptic series Glimmer of Hope is scheduled for release Fall 2012.

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