That other war

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StatementV. Matveyev.
SeriesInternational peace and disarmament -- issue 19, Mezhdunarodnyĭ mir i razoruzhenie -- issue 19
Classifications
LC ClassificationsJX5420 M3813 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination94 p. --
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18601142M

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One of our most provocative military historians, Victor Davis Hanson has given us painstakingly researched and pathbreaking accounts of wars ranging from classical antiquity to the twenty-first century. Now he juxtaposes an ancient conflict with our most urgent modern concerns to create his most engrossing work to date, A War Like No the course of a generation, the Hellenic city 3/5(3).

The Other War of is a well-researched, well-written account of an often-forgotten struggle that had a big impact on the future of American diplomacy and the shape of the nation.

Originally published in the September issue of Military History.

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