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The Resource The anatomy of error : ancient military disasters and their lessons for modern strategists, Barry S. Strauss and Josiah Ober

The anatomy of error : ancient military disasters and their lessons for modern strategists, Barry S. Strauss and Josiah Ober

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The anatomy of error : ancient military disasters and their lessons for modern strategists
Title
The anatomy of error
Title remainder
ancient military disasters and their lessons for modern strategists
Statement of responsibility
Barry S. Strauss and Josiah Ober
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Eight case studies of generals in the ancient world whose flawed strategies brought defeat. Includes biographical detail
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DLC
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Strauss, Barry S
Dewey number
355.4/8/093
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ober, Josiah
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military art and science
  • Military history, Ancient
  • Military art and science
  • Military history, Ancient
Label
The anatomy of error : ancient military disasters and their lessons for modern strategists, Barry S. Strauss and Josiah Ober
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Thomas Dunne book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-262) 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
Xerxes of Persia and the Greek wars -- Alcibiades and the Peloponnesian War -- Lysander and Aegislaus [of Sparta] -- Darius III of Persia [and Alexander the Great] -- Hannibal -- Jugurtha -- Mark Antony -- Julian
Control code
181940
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 272 pages
Isbn
9780312050511
Lccn
90037319
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780312050511
  • (OCoLC)21559134
Label
The anatomy of error : ancient military disasters and their lessons for modern strategists, Barry S. Strauss and Josiah Ober
Publication
Copyright
Note
"A Thomas Dunne book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-262) 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
Xerxes of Persia and the Greek wars -- Alcibiades and the Peloponnesian War -- Lysander and Aegislaus [of Sparta] -- Darius III of Persia [and Alexander the Great] -- Hannibal -- Jugurtha -- Mark Antony -- Julian
Control code
181940
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xi, 272 pages
Isbn
9780312050511
Lccn
90037319
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780312050511
  • (OCoLC)21559134

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