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Title:
Warfare in the 19th century
Author:
Westwell, Ian.
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Publication Information:
Austin, Tex. : Raintree Steck-Vaughn, 1999.
Physical Description:
80 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Summary:
Surveys the changing nature of warfare in the latter half of the nineteenth century, using accounts of various conflicts to describe advances in communication and transportation, changes in battlefield tactics, and improvements in weaponry.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780817254490
Format :
Book

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Orchard Park Library D361 .W48 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf
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Ten titles describe the causes, consequences, strategies, weaponry, and key figures of warfare from ancient times to the present. Authentic photographs of modern wars transport the reader to battlefields and war-torn countries. Illustrations help readers visualize uniforms, weapons, and battlefield scenes of bygone years. Details of important campaigns are presented in boxed sidebars.


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