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Enduring controversies in military history : critical analyses and context / Spencer C. Tucker, editor.

Contributor(s): Tucker, Spencer, 1937- [editor.] | Gale (Firm).
Series: Gale eBooks.Publisher: Santa Barbara, California : ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2017]Copyright date: �2017Description: 1 online resource (2 volumes (xxi, 946 pages)) : illustrations.Content type: text | text Media type: computer | computer Carrier type: online resource | online resourceISBN: 9781440841200.Subject(s): Military history | Military policyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Enduring controversies in military history.DDC classification: 355.009 Online resources: Available online to NMC users; click to view.
Contents:
volume 1: pt. 1. Ancient Greece and Rome (500 BCE-500 CE) ; pt. 2. The Middle Ages (500-1500) ; pt. 3. The emergence of modern Europe and the Americas (1500-1825) ; pt. 4. The rise of imperialism and nationalism (1825-1914) ; pt. 5. The world at war (1914-1945), 1-35 -- volume 2: pt. 5. The world at war (1914-1945), 36-44 ; pt. 6. The Cold War (1945-1991) ; pt. 7. The new millennium (1991-present).
Summary: This book examines the major controversies in military history from the time of the ancient world to the modern day, providing a complete background of the controversial topic to provide context and offering multiple perspective essays written by scholars in the field. It looks at how historians address such topics and understand how their process could be applied to other topics or research areas and offers a bibliography specific to each topic to enabling further research.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

volume 1: pt. 1. Ancient Greece and Rome (500 BCE-500 CE) ; pt. 2. The Middle Ages (500-1500) ; pt. 3. The emergence of modern Europe and the Americas (1500-1825) ; pt. 4. The rise of imperialism and nationalism (1825-1914) ; pt. 5. The world at war (1914-1945), 1-35 -- volume 2: pt. 5. The world at war (1914-1945), 36-44 ; pt. 6. The Cold War (1945-1991) ; pt. 7. The new millennium (1991-present).

This book examines the major controversies in military history from the time of the ancient world to the modern day, providing a complete background of the controversial topic to provide context and offering multiple perspective essays written by scholars in the field. It looks at how historians address such topics and understand how their process could be applied to other topics or research areas and offers a bibliography specific to each topic to enabling further research.

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