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Product Description: World War One was the cause, catalyst, trigger and accelerator of revolutionary change on an unprecedented scale. This is an indispensable new introduction to the global history of the conflict and its revolutionary consequences from the war's origins to the making of peace and across all of its theatres, including the home fronts and the war at sea...read more

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9780521516488 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 1, 2011, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: World War One was the cause, catalyst, trigger and accelerator of revolutionary change on an unprecedented scale.

Paperback:

9780521736268 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 29, 2011, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: This book contributes to debates in positive democratic theory about accountability and representation.

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Product Description: Written by leading historians and political scientists, this collection of essays offers a broad and comprehensive coverage of the role of war in American history. Addressing the role of the armed force, and attitudes towards it, in shaping and defining the United States, the first four chapters reflect the perspectives of historians on this central question, from the time of the American Revolution to the US wars in Vietnam and Iraq...read more
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9780415772143 | Routledge, September 30, 2007, cover price $168.00 | About this edition: Written by leading historians and political scientists, this collection of essays offers a broad and comprehensive coverage of the role of war in American history.

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Product Description: A much-needed survey and synopsis of literature on strategic culture and ways of war. It clearly shows how national strategies and approaches to warfare are, to a significant extent, culturally determined. The concept of national ‘ways of war’ dates from the 1930s, when Basil H...read more

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9780415545068 | Reprint edition (Routledge, June 27, 2006), cover price $54.95 | About this edition: A much-needed survey and synopsis of literature on strategic culture and ways of war.

Miscellaneous:

9780203968581 | Routledge, May 2, 2006, cover price $37.50

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Product Description: A much-needed survey and synopsis of literature on strategic culture and ways of war. It clearly shows how national strategies and approaches to warfare are, to a significant extent, culturally determined. The concept of national ‘ways of war’ dates from the 1930s, when Basil H...read more

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9780415702140 | 1 edition (Routledge, May 1, 2006), cover price $168.00 | About this edition: A much-needed survey and synopsis of literature on strategic culture and ways of war.

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Product Description: Navies in Modern World History traces the role of navies in history from the early nineteenth century, through both World Wars, to the dawn of the twenty-first century and beyond.In a series of case studies Lawrence Sondhaus examines the national fleets of Britain, France, Germany, the United States, Japan, Brazil, Chile and the Soviet Union, and demonstrates the variety of ways in which each country has made decisive use of naval power...read more

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9781861892027 | Reaktion Books, May 4, 2004, cover price $39.00 | About this edition: Navies in Modern World History traces the role of navies in history from the early nineteenth century, through both World Wars, to the dawn of the twenty-first century and beyond.

This book looks at the transition of wooden sailing fleets to the modern steel navy. It details the technological breakthroughs that brought about this change - steampower, armour, artillery and torpedoes, and looks at their affect on naval strategy and tactics.Part of the ever-growing and prestigious Warfare and History series, this book is a must for enthusiasts of military history.

Hardcover:

9780415214773 | Routledge, April 1, 2001, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: This book looks at the transition of wooden sailing fleets to the modern steel navy.

Paperback:

9780415214780 | Routledge, December 1, 2000, cover price $45.95 | About this edition: This book looks at the transition of wooden sailing fleets to the modern steel navy.

Miscellaneous:

9780203132234 | Routledge, January 4, 2002, cover price $39.95

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Product Description: Did you ever wonder how and why Franz Conrad von Hotzendorf (1852-1925) earned his reputation for brilliance, while failing so miserably during the First World War? In examining Conrad s life and career, including his years as a military writer, teacher of tactics, and a peacetime troop commander before 1906, this first modern biography offers a fascinating and impressive explanation of his thoughts and actions...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780391040977 | Brill Academic Pub, June 1, 2000, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Did you ever wonder how and why Franz Conrad von Hotzendorf (1852-1925) earned his reputation for brilliance, while failing so miserably during the First World War?

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Product Description: This study offers a significant new interpretation of the emergence of Germany as a world power. While other histories have focused on the era of Tirpitz and William II - accepting Adm. Alfred Tirpitz's own contention that little of importance happened before he came into office - this book considers the evolution of German sea power within the broader context of German history in the nineteenth century...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781557507457 | Naval Inst Pr, April 1, 1997, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: This study offers a significant new interpretation of the emergence of Germany as a world power.

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Product Description: This detailed study charts the uneven growth of the Austrian navy from its high point following Archduke Ferdinand Max's administration and the War of 1866 to its ultimate dissolution after World War 1. In following this development, Lawrence Sondhaus not only relates the operational aspects of the Habsburg navy but also traces the growth of popular navalism in Austria-Hungary, the role of naval expansion in stimulating industrial development, and the peculiar difficulties of navy commanders in dealing with the Habsburg nationality problem and the cumbersome politics of Austro-Hungarian dualism...read more

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9781557530349 | Purdue Univ Pr, March 1, 1994, cover price $55.95 | About this edition: This detailed study charts the uneven growth of the Austrian navy from its high point following Archduke Ferdinand Max's administration and the War of 1866 to its ultimate dissolution after World War 1.

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Product Description: Sondhaus’s study, the first scholarly treatment of the formation of Austria's sea power in any language, traces the stages of the navy's development through nine chapters. Instead of dealing with the topic from only one perspective, Sondhaus examines the political history of the development of Habsburg sea power...read more

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9780911198973 | Purdue Univ Pr, September 1, 1989, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Sondhaus’s study, the first scholarly treatment of the formation of Austria's sea power in any language, traces the stages of the navy's development through nine chapters.

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