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Queen Victoria's Little Wars
Language: en
Pages: 394
Authors: Byron Farwell
Categories: Great Britain
Type: BOOK - Published: 1973 - Publisher: London : Allen Lane

A Tidy Little War
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: William Wright
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-11-08 - Publisher: The History Press

In 1882 the British invaded Egypt in an audacious war that gave them control of the country, and the Suez Canal, for more than seventy years. William Wright giv
Losing Small Wars
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Frank Ledwidge
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-21 - Publisher: Yale University Press

This new edition of Frank Ledwidge’s eye-opening analysis of British involvement in Iraq and Afghanistan unpicks the causes and enormous costs of military fai
Great Powers and Little Wars
Language: en
Pages: 246
Authors: Military History Symposium (Canada) (17th : 1991 : Royal Military College of Canada)
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

This volume addresses a timely subject--the question of small wars and the limits of power from a historical perspective. The theme is developed through case st
Spying and the Crown
Language: en
Pages: 490
Authors: Rory Cormac
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-07 - Publisher: Atlantic Books

A Daily Mail Book of the Year and a The Times and Sunday Times Best Book of 2021 'Monumental.. Authoritative and highly readable.' Ben Macintyre, The Times 'A f
Rebel Law
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Frank Ledwidge
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-15 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

In most societies, courts are where the rubber of government meets the road of the people. If a state cannot settle disputes and ensure that its decisions are c
Waging War in Waziristan
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Andrew M. Roe
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Modern War Studies (Hardcover)

A career soldier with on-the-ground experience presents a gripping history of the imperial British experience in Waziristan, a remote area of Pakistan. Distills
America's Splendid Little Wars
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Peter Huchthausen
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-07-27 - Publisher: Penguin Books

From the evacuation of Saigon in 1975 to the end of the twentieth century, the United States committed its forces to more than a dozen military operations. Offe
Symbolic War
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Jonathan R. Adelman
Categories: China
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Institute of International Relation Rsity

The Economist
Language: en
Pages: 1796
Authors:
Categories: Commerce
Type: BOOK - Published: 1973 - Publisher: