Makers of Modern Strategy from Machiavelli to the Nuclear Age by Peter Paret
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Makers of Modern Strategy from Machiavelli to the Nuclear Age
By Peter Paret

Makers of Modern Strategy from Machiavelli to the Nuclear Age

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Makers of Modern Strategy from Machiavelli to the Nuclear Age by Peter Paret

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War cannot be controlled in future without an understanding of its past. These essays analyse war, its strategic characteristics and its political and social functions, over the past five centuries.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780198200970
ISBN-10: 0198200978
Format: Paperback
(234mm x 155mm x 54mm)
Pages: 952
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 30-Oct-1986
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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