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The Resource War made new : technology, warfare, and the course of history, 1500 to today, Max Boot

War made new : technology, warfare, and the course of history, 1500 to today, Max Boot

Label
War made new : technology, warfare, and the course of history, 1500 to today
Title
War made new
Title remainder
technology, warfare, and the course of history, 1500 to today
Statement of responsibility
Max Boot
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boot, Max
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D214
LC item number
.B67 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military history, Modern
  • Military art and science
  • Oorlogvoering
  • Technische vernieuwing
Label
War made new : technology, warfare, and the course of history, 1500 to today, Max Boot
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Council on Foreign Relations book"--Jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [481]-516) and index
Contents
Sail and shot : the Spanish Armada, July 31-August 9, 1588 -- Missile and muscle : Breitenfeld and Lützen, September 17, 1631-November 16, 1632 -- Flintlocks and forbearance : Assaye, September 23, 1803 -- Rifles and railroads : Königgrätz, July 3, 1866 -- Maxim guns and dum dums : Omdurman, September 2, 1898 -- Steel and steam : Tsushima, May 27-28, 1905 -- Tanks and terror : France, May 10-June 22, 1940 -- Flattops and torpedoes : Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941 -- Superfortresses and firebombs : Tokyo, March 9-10, 1945 -- Precision and professionalism : Kuwait and Iraq, January 17-February 28, 1991 -- Special forces and horses : Afghanistan, October 7-December 6, 2001 -- Humvees and I.E.D.s : Iraq, March 20, 2003-May 1, 2005 -- Revolutions to come
Control code
69104262
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
624 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781592402229
Lccn
2006015518
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)69104262
Label
War made new : technology, warfare, and the course of history, 1500 to today, Max Boot
Publication
Note
"A Council on Foreign Relations book"--Jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [481]-516) and index
Contents
Sail and shot : the Spanish Armada, July 31-August 9, 1588 -- Missile and muscle : Breitenfeld and Lützen, September 17, 1631-November 16, 1632 -- Flintlocks and forbearance : Assaye, September 23, 1803 -- Rifles and railroads : Königgrätz, July 3, 1866 -- Maxim guns and dum dums : Omdurman, September 2, 1898 -- Steel and steam : Tsushima, May 27-28, 1905 -- Tanks and terror : France, May 10-June 22, 1940 -- Flattops and torpedoes : Pearl Harbor, December 7, 1941 -- Superfortresses and firebombs : Tokyo, March 9-10, 1945 -- Precision and professionalism : Kuwait and Iraq, January 17-February 28, 1991 -- Special forces and horses : Afghanistan, October 7-December 6, 2001 -- Humvees and I.E.D.s : Iraq, March 20, 2003-May 1, 2005 -- Revolutions to come
Control code
69104262
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
624 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781592402229
Lccn
2006015518
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)69104262

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