By John Keegan
The acclaimed writer of The Face of conflict examines facilities of clash in a number of diversified societies and cultures.
"Keegan is right away the main readable and the main unique of dwelling army historians . . . A background of war is likely to be the main awesome learn of struggle that has but been written." --The manhattan occasions ebook evaluate.
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A History of Warfare by John Keegan