History of Warfare

Kelly DeVries Loyola University Maryland, John France University of Wales, Swansea, Michael S. Neiberg United States Army War College, Pennsylvania, Frederick Schneid High Point University, North Carolina

Conor Whately, University of Winnipeg

Battles and Generals offers an analysis of Procopius’ descriptions of combat that emphasizes Procopius’ didactic aims, the specificity of Procopius’ accounts, and the role of Procopius’ audience in shaping his approach to warfare.
Series: 
Volume: 
111
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004310360
Publication date: 
December 2015
€111,00
$149.00

Edited by Michael V. Leggiere, University of North Texas

In Napoleon and the Operational Art of War, the leading scholars of Napoleonic military history provide the most authoritative analysis of Napoleon’s battlefield success and ultimate failure in a work that features the very best of campaign military history.
Series: 
Volume: 
110
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004270343
E-ISBN: 
9789004310032
Expected: 
February 2016
€135,00
$175.00

Edited by Gearóid Barry, NUI Galway, Enrico Dal Lago, NUI Galway, and Róisín Healy, NUI Galway

This edited volume examines World War I comparatively in both small nations and colonial peripheries. Chapters address subject nations within Europe such as Ireland and Poland; neutral states, such as Sweden and Spain; and colonies like German East Africa.
Series: 
Volume: 
109
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004292963
E-ISBN: 
9789004310018
Publication date: 
February 2016
€115,00
$149.00

Edited by Sanders Marble, US Army

In King of Battle: Artillery in World War I a distinguished array of authors examines the centrepiece of battle in the Great War, artillery. Going beyond tables of calibres and ranges, they look at organization, training, personnel, doctrine, and technologies.
Series: 
Volume: 
108
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004305243
E-ISBN: 
9789004307285
Publication date: 
January 2016
€154,00
$199.00

Avi Kober, Bar-Ilan University

The book offers a framework for the analysis of formative factors in military thought: an account of the Israel Defense Force’s state of intellectualism and modernity; and an analysis of the realist and non-realist factors that have shaped Israeli military thought.
Series: 
Volume: 
107
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004306530
E-ISBN: 
9789004306868
Publication date: 
November 2015
€93,00
$120.00

Kaushik Roy, Jadavpur University, Kolkata and PRIO, Norway

Sepoys against the Rising Sun, based on the archival materials collected from India and United Kingdom, evaluates the combat/military/battlefield effectiveness of the Indian Army in South-East Asia against the IJA during World War II.
Series: 
Volume: 
106
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004222205
Expected: 
March 2016
€162,00
$210.00

Jussi Jalonen, University of Tampere

Jussi Jalonen’s On Behalf of the Emperor, On Behalf of the Fatherland is a transnational portrayal of Finnish officers of the Russian Imperial Guard and their experience in the war against Polish insurgents in 1831.
Series: 
Volume: 
105
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004301184
E-ISBN: 
9789004303768
Publication date: 
August 2015
€135,00
$175.00

Ian Stuart Kelly, The Gordon Highlanders Museum

In Echoes of Success, Ian Stuart Kelly describes how actual life experiences and public perception together shaped identity in the late Victorian Scottish Highland battalions.
Series: 
Volume: 
104
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004292185
E-ISBN: 
9789004294424
Publication date: 
April 2015
€110,00
$142.00

Ane L. Bysted, Aarhus University

In The Crusade Indulgence. Spiritual Rewards and the Theology of the Crusades, c. 1095-1216 Ane L. Bysted discusses the theological and institutional development of indulgences from the proclamation of the First Crusade to Pope Innocent III.
Series: 
Volume: 
103
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004280434
E-ISBN: 
9789004282841
Publication date: 
November 2014
€126,00
$163.00

Christine Shaw, University of Oxford

In Barons and Castellans: The Military Nobility of Renaissance Italy, Christine Shaw provides the first comparative study of “lords of castles”, great and small, throughout Italy, examining their military and political significance, and how their roles changed during the Italian Wars.
Series: 
Volume: 
102
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004282759
E-ISBN: 
9789004282766
Publication date: 
October 2014
€115,00
$149.00

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