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The Resource Ripples of battle : how wars of the past still determine how we fight, how we live, and how we think, Victor Davis Hanson

Ripples of battle : how wars of the past still determine how we fight, how we live, and how we think, Victor Davis Hanson

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Ripples of battle : how wars of the past still determine how we fight, how we live, and how we think
Title
Ripples of battle
Title remainder
how wars of the past still determine how we fight, how we live, and how we think
Statement of responsibility
Victor Davis Hanson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores how three important battles, Okinawa, Shiloh, and Delium, an obscure battle of the Peloponnesian War, changed the course of Western history
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
164668
Cataloging source
DLC
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Hanson, Victor Davis
Dewey number
355.02
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
U27
LC item number
.H38 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • American Civil War (1861-1865)
  • Delium, Battle of (Greece : 424 B.C.)
  • Peloponnesian War (Greece : 431-404 B.C.)
  • Shiloh, Battle of (Tennessee : 1862)
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Military art and science
  • Civilization, Western
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Shiloh, Battle of, Tenn., 1862
  • Delium, Battle of, Greece, 424 B.C
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Civilization, Western
  • Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
  • Military art and science
  • Military campaigns
  • United States
  • Greece
  • Greece
  • Japan
  • Tennessee
  • United States
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
how wars of the past still determine how we fight, how we live, and how we think
Label
Ripples of battle : how wars of the past still determine how we fight, how we live, and how we think, Victor Davis Hanson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 260-268) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Shiloh's Ghosts, April 6-7, 1862
  • Morning: The Birth of Uncle Billy
  • Afternoon: The Myth of the Lost Opportunity
  • Evening: Ben-Hur
  • Night: The Klansman
  • Postmortem
  • Ch. 3.
  • The Culture of Delium, November 424 B.C.
  • The Battle
  • Euripides and the Rotting Dead
  • Ch. 1.
  • Thespian Tragedies
  • The Faces of Delium
  • Socrates Slain?
  • Beauty from the Dead
  • The Birth of Tactics
  • What Was Delium?
  • Epilogue: The Imprint of Battle
  • The Wages of Suicide: Okinawa, April 1-July 2, 1945
  • Recipe for a Holocaust
  • The Laboratory of Suicide
  • Divine Wind
  • The Military Lessons
  • Epilogue: The Men of Okinawa
  • Ch. 2.
Control code
465476
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
[ix], 278 pages
Isbn
9780385504003
Lccn
2003044043
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385504003
  • (OCoLC)52002211
Label
Ripples of battle : how wars of the past still determine how we fight, how we live, and how we think, Victor Davis Hanson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 260-268) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Shiloh's Ghosts, April 6-7, 1862
  • Morning: The Birth of Uncle Billy
  • Afternoon: The Myth of the Lost Opportunity
  • Evening: Ben-Hur
  • Night: The Klansman
  • Postmortem
  • Ch. 3.
  • The Culture of Delium, November 424 B.C.
  • The Battle
  • Euripides and the Rotting Dead
  • Ch. 1.
  • Thespian Tragedies
  • The Faces of Delium
  • Socrates Slain?
  • Beauty from the Dead
  • The Birth of Tactics
  • What Was Delium?
  • Epilogue: The Imprint of Battle
  • The Wages of Suicide: Okinawa, April 1-July 2, 1945
  • Recipe for a Holocaust
  • The Laboratory of Suicide
  • Divine Wind
  • The Military Lessons
  • Epilogue: The Men of Okinawa
  • Ch. 2.
Control code
465476
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
[ix], 278 pages
Isbn
9780385504003
Lccn
2003044043
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385504003
  • (OCoLC)52002211

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