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Combined Operations: A Global History of Amphibious and Airborne Warfare

Paperback, 15/09/2017, £23.95
£21.56
This compelling book provides the first broad history of the evolution of combined operations since antiquity. Leading scholar Jeremy Black provides a balanced assessment of strategic, operational, and technical developments over time, considering both the potential and limitations of amphibious and airborne warfare-past, present, and future.

War

Hardback, 05/07/2001, £10.99
£9.89
This work examines the role of war in the age of globalization, exposing the weakness of perspectives that view high technology weapons as the key to conflict. Themes explored include: changing gender relationships; religion and identity; and the contiuing rise of China as a competing world power.

Europe and the world 1650-1830

Paperback, 25/10/2001, £19.99
£17.99
Focusing on Europe's impact on the world, Jeremy Black analyses European attitudes, exploration, trade and acquisition of knowledge. Europe and the World, 1650-1830 is an important thematic study of the first age of globalisation.

Hanoverians: History of a Dynasty

7, 19/10/2006, £19.99
£17.99
George I and his son, George II, continued to spend much time in Germany, insisting on the interests of Hanover influencing on British foreign policy. This work, in a series of personal portraits, shows how these kings, though constitutional monarchs, continued to exert considerable influence, crystallising politics and society.

War in the Modern World Since 1815

Paperback, 24/07/2003, £19.99
£17.99
This study addresses war as a cultural phenomenon, discusses its meaning in different societies and explores the various contexts of military action. Each chapter takes a geographic area and provides an in-depth analysis of its military history.