Civil Wars

Author: David Armitage
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300149824
Size: 59.11 MB
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A highly original history, tracing civil war, the least understood and most intractable form of organized human aggression, from Ancient Rome through the centuries to present day.

Civil Wars

Author: David Armitage
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0143196235
Size: 28.91 MB
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This book's unique perspective on the roots and dynamics of civil war, and on its shaping force in our conflict-ridden world, will be essential to the ongoing effort to grapple with this seemingly interminable problem.

Civil Wars

Author: David Armitage
Publisher: Knopf
ISBN: 038535309X
Size: 33.23 MB
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This book's unique perspective on the roots and dynamics of civil war, and on its shaping force in our conflict-ridden world, will be essential to the ongoing effort to grapple with this seemingly interminable problem.

The American Civil War And The Origins Of Modern Warfare

Author: Edward Hagerman
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 9780253207159
Size: 36.42 MB
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I need hope no more; Hagerman has covered this subject also, with the same assured expertness that he gives to tactics and technology." —Russell F. Weigley "... this fine book deserves a place on the shelves of all military historians in ...

Still Fighting The Civil War

Author: David Goldfield
Publisher: LSU Press
ISBN: 0807129607
Size: 47.40 MB
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Newcomers to the South often remark that southerners, at least white southerners, are still fighting the Civil War -- a strange preoccupation considering that the war formally ended more than one hundred and thirty-five years ago and fewer ...

War

Author: A. C. Grayling
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300175345
Size: 47.95 MB
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Grayling explores the long, tragic history of war and how warfare has changed in response to technological advances. He probes much-debated theories concerning the causes of war and considers positive changes that may result from war.

Race And Reunion

Author: David W. BLIGHT
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674022096
Size: 36.22 MB
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In the war's aftermath, Americans had to embrace and cast off a traumatic past. David Blight explores the perilous path of remembering and forgetting, and reveals its tragic costs to race relations and America's national reunion.

Beyond The Battlefield

Author: David W. Blight
Publisher: Univ of Massachusetts Press
ISBN: 9781558493612
Size: 29.10 MB
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In this collection of essays, Blight examines the meanings embedded in the causes, course, and consequences of the Civil War, the nature of changing approaches to African American history, and the significance of race in the ways Americans, ...

Leviathan

Author: Thomas Hobbes
Publisher: Thomas Hobbes
ISBN: 8826042098
Size: 21.17 MB
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The book features one of the earliest examples of social contract theory and is essential reading for those who wish to understand government, politics and even business.

A Nation Without Borders

Author: Steven Hahn
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0735221200
Size: 76.40 MB
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" --The Boston Globe Volume 3 in the Penguin History of the United States, edited by Eric Foner In this ambitious story of American imperial conquest and capitalist development, Pulitzer Prize–winning historian Steven Hahn takes on the ...