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Title Warfare : the definitive visual history / editorial consultant, Saul David.

Edition Revised and updated new edition.
Revised edition.
Publication Info. New York : DK Pub., 2020.
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 95th Street Adult Nonfiction  355.02 WAR    DUE 10-07-21
 Naper Blvd. Adult Nonfiction  355.02 WAR    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  355.02 WAR    AVAILABLE
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Description 512 pages : chiefly color illustrations, color maps ; 29 cm
Note "Previously published as The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Warfare"--Cover.
Includes index.
Contents War in the ancient world : 3000 BCE-500 CE -- War in the medieval world : 500-1500 -- Early modern warfare : 1500-1750 -- The age of revolution : 1750-1830 -- The dawn of mechanized warfare : 1830-1914 -- Era of the world wars : 1914-1945 -- Conflicts after World War II : 1945-present -- Directory.
Summary Warfare traces the epic 5,000- year story of conflict from the earliest battles to the Syrian Civil War. Exploring the campaigns and causes, the warriors and commanders, and the tactics, weapons, and technology that have shaped warfare worldwide, this is an updated edition of the definitive visual guide to a brutal, intense, and often heroic dimension of the human story.
Subject Military history -- Pictorial works.
War -- History -- Pictorial works.
Battles -- History -- Pictorial works.
Military art and science -- History -- Pictorial works.
Military history -- Chronology.
War -- History -- Chronology.
Battles -- History -- Chronology.
Military art and science -- History -- Chronology.
Genre Illustrated works.
Added Author David, Saul, 1966-
ISBN 1465488766
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