Dictionary of WarsBook - 2007
"Dictionary of Wars, Third Edition contains detailed summaries of all notable wars throughout history, spanning more than 4,000 years. Completely updated and expanded, this volume is an authoritative source on the global conflicts, civil wars, mutinies, punitive expeditions, undeclared wars, rebellions, and revolutions that have occurred the world over. This edition contains new and updated entries, new illustrations, and new front and back matter." "Approximately 1,850 entries are extensively cross-referenced to help readers find the information they want. This book deals exclusively and concisely with military information, often specifying political, social, economic, and cultural influences on military operations."--BOOK JACKET.
Publisher: New York : Facts on File/Checkmark Books, c2007
Edition: 3rd edition
Description: x, 692 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Branch Call Number: 355.009 Dic