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Warfare in the Western World: Military Operations from 1600 to 1871, Volume I / Edition 1

Warfare in the Western World: Military Operations from 1600 to 1871, Volume I / Edition 1

by Robert Doughty


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 2900669209395
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Publication date: 01/02/1995
Series: Warfare Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 532
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 1.50(h) x 9.50(d)

Table of Contents

Part I The Age of Limited War 1. Gustavus Adolphus and the Military Revolution 2. Toward Limited War in Europe, 1648-1714 3. Limited War in Western Europe, 1714-1763 4. Anglo-American Warfare, 1607-1763: The Emergence of the People in Arms 5. The War for American Independence, 1775-1783: The People at War Part II The Nation in Arms and National Warfare 6. Revolution in Warfare During the Age of the French Revolution 7. The Rise of Napoleonic Warfare: Increasing the Scale, Speed, and Decisiveness of Warfare 8. The Limits of Napoleonic Warfare 9. Breaking Napoleon's Power: Warfare on a New Scale Part III Professionalism, Industrialization, and Mass Warfare in the Nineteenth Century 10. American Military Policy, 1783-1860: The Beginnings of Professionalism 11. The Civil War, 1861-1862 : The Lethal Face of Battle 12. The Civil War, 1862: Ending the Limited War 13. The Civil War, 1863: Moving Democracies Toward Total War 14. The Civil 15. The Transition from Napoleonic Methods to the Prussian Military System, 1815-1871Contents for Warfare in the Western World: Vol. 2: Military Operations Since 1871 Part IV Total War and the Great War 16. Making War More Lethal, 1871- 1914 17. The Great War: An Indecisive Beginning 18. Attempting to End the Stalemate, 1914-1915 19. 1917: The Year of Desperation and Anticipation 20. Breaking the Hold of the Trenches, 1918 Part V Total War Around the World 21. Germany Triumphant: Restoring Mobility to War 22. Germany Arrested: The Limits of Expansion 23. The Atlantic and the Pacific: Producin 24. The Eastern and Mediterranean Fronts: Winning Battles of Men and Machines 25. Victory in Europe: Brute Force in the Air and on the Ground 26. Victory in the Pacific: Naval and Amphibious War on the Operational Level Part VI Warfare in the Nuclear Era 27. The Cold War and the Nuclear Era: Adjusting Warfare to Weapons of Mass Destruction 28. Korea: Limiting War to Avoid Armageddon 29. The Vietnam War, 1961-1975: Revolutionary and Conventional Warfare in an Era of Limited War 30. War in the Middle East: Violence Across the Spectrum of Conflict 31. The Age of Interventions: Projecting Power and Enforcing Peace

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