The Greenhill Dictionary of Military Quotations

The Greenhill Dictionary of Military Quotations

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This is an epic new volume bringing 4,000 years of military history to life through the words of more than 800 soldiers, commanders, military theorists and commentators on war. Diverse personalities - including Napoleon, Machiavelli, Ataturk, 'Che' Guevara, Rommel, Julius Caesar, Wellington, Eisenhower, Crazy House, T.E. Lawrence and many more - immortalize every facet of the experience of war from the sack of Summerian Ur in 2000 BC to the present day. The quotes, fully sourced and dated, are broken down into more than 480 categories and subjects covering courage, danger, failure, leadership, luck, military intelligence, tactics, training, guerrilla warfare and victory.
Publisher: London : Greenhill Books ; Mechanicsburg, PA : Stackpole Books, 2000
Characteristics: 574 p. ; 26 cm
ISBN: 1853673900
Call Number: R 355.02 GREENHILL


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