ISBN-10:
052180079X
ISBN-13:
9780521800792
Pub. Date:
08/28/2001
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
The Dynamics of Military Revolution, 1300-2050 / Edition 1

The Dynamics of Military Revolution, 1300-2050 / Edition 1

by MacGregor Knox, Williamson Murray

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ISBN-13: 9780521800792
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 08/28/2001
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 218
Sales rank: 208,084
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.91(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction Williamson Murray and MacGregor Knox; 2. 'As if a new sun had arisen': England's fourteenth-century RMA Clifford J. Rogers; 3. Forging the Western army in seventeenth-century France John A. Lynn; 4. Mass politics and nationalism as military revolution: the French Revolution and after MacGregor Knox; 5. Surviving military revolution: the US Civil War Mark Grimsley; 6. The Prusso-German RMA, 1840-71 Dennis E. Showalter; 7. The battlefleet revolution, 1885-1914 Holger H. Herwig; 8. The First World War and the birth of modern warfare Jonathan B. A. Bailey; 9. May 1940: contingency and fragility of the German RMA Williamson Murray; 10. Conclusion: the future behind us Williamson Murray and MacGregor Knox.

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The Dynamics of Military Revolution, 1300-2050 3.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
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Ho hum is about the best I can say. There are good passages but the text is way too broad for any in-depth understanding of the topic. A good starting point in your research, and required for Army ILE...but not good for much else.