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The Resource War and Warfare since 1945

War and Warfare since 1945

Label
War and Warfare since 1945
Title
War and Warfare since 1945
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Beginning with an exploration into the question of what war is, War and Warfare Since 1945 provides a chronological analysis of military history since the end of World War II extending through to an analysis of the limits of modern warfare in the nuclear age with the purpose of examining why war occurs and how it is carried out. The book concludes with an investigation into modern war and speculation on the changing face of warfare."--Provided by publisher
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Pavelec, Sterling M
Dewey number
355
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
The Making of the Contemporary World
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  • War
  • Military history, Modern
  • War (Philosophy)
Label
War and Warfare since 1945
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Introduction: What is war? -- The aftermath of World War Two, 1945-1954 -- Shaping the global order, 1954-1964 -- Proxy wars and political violence, 1964-1975 -- Cold war tension and resolution, 1975-1990 -- Cold War civil wars -- "The end of history" and the new world order, 1991-2001 -- The world since 9/11 -- The future of war and warfare -- Epilogue: a philosophy of war
Control code
ocn999649906
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (185)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781351706872
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)999649906
Label
War and Warfare since 1945
Publication
Contents
Introduction: What is war? -- The aftermath of World War Two, 1945-1954 -- Shaping the global order, 1954-1964 -- Proxy wars and political violence, 1964-1975 -- Cold war tension and resolution, 1975-1990 -- Cold War civil wars -- "The end of history" and the new world order, 1991-2001 -- The world since 9/11 -- The future of war and warfare -- Epilogue: a philosophy of war
Control code
ocn999649906
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (185)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781351706872
Note
Taylor & Francis
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)999649906

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