By Amanda Lomazoff, Aaron Ralby
Aggression. Disruption. Violence. Mortality. The elements of battle are common to us all, yet it’s frequently demanding to appreciate how army historical past proceed to impact us this present day. the tale of our global, from its earliest beginnings millions of years BCE to this present day, is the usually the tale of our conflicts.
The Atlas of army historical past bargains a desirable examine the numerous wars which were fought over land, independence, and different components all around the globe. equipped into sections in keeping with situation after which in chronological order, this compendium covers every little thing from the Punic Wars in Carthage that all started in 247 BCE, to the conquest of Constantinople in 1453, to international struggle II, to the hot Arab Spring. Full-color images and maps, in addition to highlighted sections on mythical leaders, battles, and guns, are included.
Perfect for college students or an individual desirous to comprehend extra approximately this crucial point of our international, the Atlas of army historical past is a whole portrait of our conflicts and resolutions.
About the Author
Amanda Lomazoff is an editor, writer, and adjunct professor of Classics and Letters on the collage of Oklahoma. She focuses on medieval Celtic and Scandinavian folklore and literature, but additionally has pursuits in historic close to jap faith, comparative mythology, and early Christianity and has contributed to titles on Christian saints and global religions. She lives in Norman, Oklahoma, together with her husband and cats.
Dr. Aaron Ralby is a linguist and author. officially informed as a medievalist at Cambridge and Cornell Universities, he has written prior titles on knights and warriors. Ralby runs his personal on-line language education enterprise, known as Linguisticator, designed to supply a entire approach for studying any language as speedy and successfully as attainable. He lives in London, England.