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Author Kohn, George C.

Title Dictionary of wars / George Childs Kohn
Edition Revised edition
Published New York : Facts On File, [1999]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  904.7 Koh/Dow 1999  AVAILABLE
Description viii, 614 pages ; 24 cm
Series Facts on File library of world history
Facts on File library of world history.
Contents Entries A-Z -- Geographical index -- Index of names
Summary "Dictionary of Wars contains detailed summaries of all notable wars from earliest recorded history to the present day, spanning more than 4,000 years. It is an authoritative source of information on the global conflicts, civil wars, mutinies, punitive expeditions, undeclared wars, rebellions, and revolutions that have occurred throughout the world."--BOOK JACKET. "More than 1,800 entries are extensively cross-referenced to help readers find the information they want. The book deals exclusively and concisely with military information, often specifying political, social, economic, and cultural influences on martial operations."--BOOK JACKET
Notes Includes indexes
Subject Military history -- Encyclopedias.
Military history.
Military history -- Dictionaries.
War -- Dictionaries.
Genre/Form Dictionaries.
LC no. 98049684
ISBN 0816041571 paperback
0816039283 alkaline paper