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War in 100 Events, Hardback Book

War in 100 Events Hardback



'War is a duel written large.' How did we get from clubs and spears to machine guns and drone missiles?

What led to the human race firing projectiles across a no-man's-land, from straightforward warfare to spies and insurgency?

Here renowned military historian Martin van Creveld has compiled a concise guide to the history of war in 100 key events, from 10,000 BCE to the present day: Stone Age 'wars'; Vikings raids; medieval conflicts; revolutionary wars; Napoleonic wars; world wars; the Iraq war; women in war and much more.

With intriguing facts and a worldwide range, War in 100 Events is an immensely entertaining volume for military buffs and laymen alike.


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