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Product Description: In Post-war Japan as a Sea Power, Alessio Patalano incorporates new, exclusive source material to develop an innovative approach to the study of post-war Japan as a military power. This archival-based history of Asia's most advanced navy, the Japanese Maritime Self-Defence Force (Jmsdf), looks beyond the traditional perspective of viewing the modern Japanese military in light of the country's alliance with the Us...read more
By Jeremy Black (editor)

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9781350011083 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, October 20, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: In Post-war Japan as a Sea Power, Alessio Patalano incorporates new, exclusive source material to develop an innovative approach to the study of post-war Japan as a military power.

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Product Description: There is little documented mapping of conflict prior to the Renaissance period, but, from the 17th century onward, military commanders and strategists began to document the wars in which they were involved and, later, to use mapping to actually plan the progress of a conflict...read more

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9781844863440 | Conway Maritime Pr, October 11, 2016, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: There is little documented mapping of conflict prior to the Renaissance period, but, from the 17th century onward, military commanders and strategists began to document the wars in which they were involved and, later, to use mapping to actually plan the progress of a conflict.

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Product Description: The first major work on this enigmatic British general for more than 40 years, William Howe and the American War of Independence offers fascinating new insights into his performance during the revolution in America. From 1775 to 1777, Howe commanded the largest expeditionary force Britain had ever amassed, confronting the rebel army under George Washington and enjoying a string of victories...read more
By Jeremy Black (editor)

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9781350006881 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 22, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The first major work on this enigmatic British general for more than 40 years, William Howe and the American War of Independence offers fascinating new insights into his performance during the revolution in America.

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Product Description: Youth, Heroism and War Propaganda explores how the young maritime hero became a major new figure of war propaganda in the second half of the long 18th century. At that time, Britain was searching for a new national identity, and the young maritime hero and his exploits conjured images of vigour, energy, enthusiasm and courage...read more
By Jeremy Black (editor)

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9781350002012 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, August 25, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Youth, Heroism and War Propaganda explores how the young maritime hero became a major new figure of war propaganda in the second half of the long 18th century.

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Product Description: This timely book offers a world history of insurgencies and of counterinsurgency warfare. Jeremy Black moves beyond the conventional Western-centric narrative, arguing that it is crucial to ground contemporary experiences in Afghanistan and Iraq in a global framework...read more

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9781442256316 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, August 5, 2016, cover price $89.00 | About this edition: This timely book offers a world history of insurgencies and of counterinsurgency warfare.

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9781442256323 | Reprint edition (Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, August 5, 2016), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This timely book offers a world history of insurgencies and of counterinsurgency warfare.

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Product Description: In Conflict and Soldiers' Literature in Early Modern Europe, Paul Scannell analyses the late 16thcentury and early 17thcentury literature of warfare through the published works of English, Welsh and Scottish soldiers. The book explores the dramatic increase in printed material on many aspects of warfare; the diversity of authors, the adaptation of existing writing traditions and the growing public interest in military affairs...read more
By Jeremy Black (editor)

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9781474294386 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, June 30, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: In Conflict and Soldiers' Literature in Early Modern Europe, Paul Scannell analyses the late 16thcentury and early 17thcentury literature of warfare through the published works of English, Welsh and Scottish soldiers.

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Product Description: The Mughals, British and Soviets all failed to subjugate Afghanistan, failures which offer valuable lessons for today. Taking a long historical perspective from 1520 to 2012, this volume examines the Mughal, British, Soviet and NATO efforts in Afghanistan, drawing on new archives and a synthesis of previous counter-insurgency experiences...read more
By Jeremy Black (editor)

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9781474286350 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, May 19, 2016), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The Mughals, British and Soviets all failed to subjugate Afghanistan, failures which offer valuable lessons for today.

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Product Description: From beautifully engraved sixteenth-century Dutch maps to sinister Nazi maps, this stunning compendium features some of the most famous cartography ever created. Stretching back to when explorers feared dropping off the “edge of the world,” these 65 examples include Lewis and Clark’s charting of the American West, the British mapping of India and Australia, and maps that divided up continents among conquerors, marked a country’s geology, or laid out military campaigns...read more
By Jeremy Black (introduced by) and John O. E. Clark (editor)

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9781849942973 | B T Batsford Ltd, July 5, 2016, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: From beautifully engraved sixteenth-century Dutch maps to sinister Nazi maps, this stunning compendium features some of the most famous cartography ever created.

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Product Description: This essential book offers a compelling and original interpretation of the rise of military aviation. Jeremy Black, one of the world’s finest scholars of military history, provides a lucid analysis of the use of airpower over land and sea both during the two world wars and the more limited wars of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries...read more

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9781442250963 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, March 10, 2016, cover price $38.00 | About this edition: This essential book offers a compelling and original interpretation of the rise of military aviation.

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Product Description: War in Europe is an overview of war and military development in Europe since 1450, bringing together the work of a renowned historian of modern European and military history in a single authoritative volume. Beginning with the impact of the Reformation and continuing up to the present day, Jeremy Black discusses the following key themes: long-term military developments, notably in the way war is waged and battle conducted the relationship between war and transformations in the European international system the linkage between military requirements and state developments the consequences of these requirements, and of the experience of war, for the nature of societyAdopting a clear chronological approach, Black weaves a rich and detailed narrative of the development of war in relation to transformations in the European international system, demonstrating the links between its causes and consequences in the military, political and social spheres...read more

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9781474235013 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 11, 2016, cover price $112.00 | About this edition: War in Europe is an overview of war and military development in Europe since 1450, bringing together the work of a renowned historian of modern European and military history in a single authoritative volume.

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9781474235020 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 11, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: War in Europe is an overview of war and military development in Europe since 1450, bringing together the work of a renowned historian of modern European and military history in a single authoritative volume.

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Product Description: History and geography delineate the operation of power, not only its range but also the capacity to plan and the ability to implement. Approaching state strategy and policy from the spatial angle, Jeremy Black argues that just as the perception of power is central to issues of power, so place, and its constraints and relationships, is partly a matter of perception, not merely map coordinates...read more

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9780253018687 | Indiana Univ Pr, November 25, 2015, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: History and geography delineate the operation of power, not only its range but also the capacity to plan and the ability to implement.

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9780253018700 | Indiana Univ Pr, November 25, 2015, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: History and geography delineate the operation of power, not only its range but also the capacity to plan and the ability to implement.

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Product Description: The term the Cold War has had many meanings and interpretations since it was originally coined and has been used to analyse everything from comics to pro-natalist policies, and science fiction to gender politics. This range has great value, but also poses problems, notably by diluting the focus on war of a certain type, and by exacerbating a lack of precision in definition and analysis...read more

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9781474217996 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, October 22, 2015, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: The term the Cold War has had many meanings and interpretations since it was originally coined and has been used to analyse everything from comics to pro-natalist policies, and science fiction to gender politics.

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9781474217989 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, October 22, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The term the Cold War has had many meanings and interpretations since it was originally coined and has been used to analyse everything from comics to pro-natalist policies, and science fiction to gender politics.

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9781472525635 | Gardners Books, November 5, 2015, cover price $36.55

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Product Description: What was the course and consequence of the British Empire? The rights and wrongs, strengths and weaknesses of empire are a major topic in global history, and deservedly so. Focusing on the most prominent and wide-ranging empire in world history, the British empire, Jeremy Black provides not only a history of that empire, but also a perspective from which to consider the issues of its strengths and weaknesses, and rights and wrongs...read more

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9781472459664 | Ashgate Pub Co, October 9, 2015, cover price $119.95 | About this edition: What was the course and consequence of the British Empire?

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Product Description: The city: a place of hopes and dreams, destruction and conflict, vision and order. The first city atlas, the Civitates Orbis Terrarum, was published by Georg Braun and Franz Hogenburg in 1572. For the first time, one could travel the streets of a city without leaving his or her armchair...read more

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9781844862207 | Conway Maritime Pr, October 13, 2015, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: The city: a place of hopes and dreams, destruction and conflict, vision and order.

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Product Description: The years between 1744 and 1757 were a testing time for the British government as political unrest at home exploded into armed rebellion, whilst on the continent French armies were repeatedly victorious. Providing an analytical narrative, supported by thematic chapters, this book examines the relationship between Britain’s politics and foreign policy in a period not hitherto treated as a unit...read more

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9781472423696 | Ashgate Pub Co, September 1, 2015, cover price $124.95 | About this edition: The years between 1744 and 1757 were a testing time for the British government as political unrest at home exploded into armed rebellion, whilst on the continent French armies were repeatedly victorious.

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Product Description: A thought-provoking analysis of how the acquisition and utilization of information has determined the course of history over the past five centuries and shaped the world as we know it today Information is power. For more than five hundred years the success or failure of nations has been determined by a country’s ability to acquire knowledge and technical skill and transform them into strength and prosperity...read more

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9780300167955 | Yale Univ Pr, January 14, 2014, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Information is power.

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9780300208672, titled "The Power of Knowledge: How Information & Technology Made the Modern World" | Yale Univ Pr, July 14, 2015, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A thought-provoking analysis of how the acquisition and utilization of information has determined the course of history over the past five centuries and shaped the world as we know it today Information is power.

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Product Description: To write history is to consider how to explicate the past, to weigh the myriad possible approaches to the past, and to come to terms with how the past can be and has been used. In this book, prize-winning historian Jeremy Black considers both popular and academic approaches to the past...read more

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9780253016751 | Indiana Univ Pr, July 1, 2015, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: To write history is to consider how to explicate the past, to weigh the myriad possible approaches to the past, and to come to terms with how the past can be and has been used.

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9780253016812 | Indiana Univ Pr, July 1, 2015, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: To write history is to consider how to explicate the past, to weigh the myriad possible approaches to the past, and to come to terms with how the past can be and has been used.

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Product Description: Covering over 2,000 years in under 200 pages, Jeremy Black takes the reader on a breathless tour of British history, providing invaluable context for students of any period. A truly British overview, this book covers all four constituent parts of the UK, as well as migration to and from Britain, and introduces questions of national identity and collective memory...read more

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9781472586650 | 2 edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, April 23, 2015), cover price $86.00 | About this edition: Covering over 2,000 years in under 200 pages, Jeremy Black takes the reader on a breathless tour of British history, providing invaluable context for students of any period.

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9781472586667 | 2 edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, April 23, 2015), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Covering over 2,000 years in under 200 pages, Jeremy Black takes the reader on a breathless tour of British history, providing invaluable context for students of any period.

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Product Description: Political decisions are never taken in a vacuum but are shaped both by current events and historical context. In other words, long-term developments and patterns in which the accumulated memory of what came earlier, can greatly (and sometimes subconsciously) influence subsequent policy choices...read more
By Jeremy Black (editor)

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9781472414281 | Ashgate Pub Co, March 4, 2015, cover price $139.95 | About this edition: Political decisions are never taken in a vacuum but are shaped both by current events and historical context.

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Product Description: History is both the past and our accounts of the past. In Rethinking World War Two, Jeremy Black explores the contesting accounts and interpretations of the war, critically examining the leading controversies surrounding the conflict, its aftermath and its ongoing significance in the modern world...read more

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9781472583239 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 26, 2015, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: History is both the past and our accounts of the past.

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9781472583222 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, March 26, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: History is both the past and our accounts of the past.

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Product Description: In The Atlantic Slave Trade in World History, Jeremy Black presents a compact yet comprehensive survey of slavery and its impact on the world, primarily centered on the Atlantic trade. Opening with a clear discussion of the problems of defining slavery, the book goes on to investigate the Atlantic slave trade from its origins to abolition, including comparisons to other systems of slavery outside the Atlantic region and the persistence of modern-day slavery...read more

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9781138841321 | Routledge, March 24, 2015, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: In The Atlantic Slave Trade in World History, Jeremy Black presents a compact yet comprehensive survey of slavery and its impact on the world, primarily centered on the Atlantic trade.
9780387611099, titled "Reliability and Maintenance of Complex Systems" | Springer Verlag, June 1, 1996, cover price $42.01 | also contains Reliability and Maintenance of Complex Systems

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9781138841338 | Routledge, March 17, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: In The Atlantic Slave Trade in World History, Jeremy Black presents a compact yet comprehensive survey of slavery and its impact on the world, primarily centered on the Atlantic trade.

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