Read a free sample or buy Anatomie de la bataille by John Keegan. You can read this book with Apple Books on your iPhone, iPad, iPod touch. Master military historian John Keegan’s groundbreaking analysis of combat de “l’histoire-bataille”: Face of the Battle (en fran├žais, Anatomie de la bataille) de . Anatomie de la bataille: Azincourt , Waterloo , la Somme by John Keegan; Jean Colonna; Antoine Bourguilleau. Print book: Biography. French.

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Pegasus Books Professional seller. Nombreuses photos, cartes en couleurs dans et hors texte. Brilliant as both a politician and a writer, Winston Churchill was at heart a warrior. Description text copyright BooksForComfort. Sopho cles, Socr ate s, D emost hen es – each fought in battle armed only with spear and shield. New York, Grove Press, Folio up to 15” tall. Without any ownership markings. Capricorn Books Professional seller.

Oxford University Press, War formed the backdrop of centuries of Greek civilization. Hardcover is black with silver lettering on the spine. The Western Way of War draws from an extraordinary range of sources–Greek poetry, drama, and vase painting, as well as historical records–to describe what actually took place on the battlefield.


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It is the first study to explore the actual mechanics of classical Greek battle keeggan the vantage point of the infantryman – the brutal spear-thrusting and shield-pushing in the phalanx, the difficulty of fighting i n bronze armor, the mass panic and hysteria. The Edmonton Book Store Professional seller. Illustrated in colour and in monochrome.

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The list of notable Greeks at war contains name after famous name – philosophers, playwrights, poets, historians – all of whom, at one time or other, had killed in hand-to-hand fighting. Illustrated endpapers, showing ironclads in battle. While his foe Hitler hoarded information, Churchill shared all intelligence with his generals. Elisabeth Sifton Books, Devised a ferocious, brief, and destructive head-on clash between armed men of all ages.

Contains printed pages of text with monochrome photographs throughout. Throughout, the author places the reader in the thick of the battle – transforming the distant figures of survey and atlas to real people who killed a nd d ie d. Ancient World Books Professional seller. His analysis also covers the social and political aspects of the soldier’s experience, and he makes clear how profoundly the simple, brief, and brutal misery of infantry battle defined a man’s entire relationship with his family, h is co mmu n ity, his country.


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Instead of ambush, skirmish, maneuver, or combat between individual heroes, the Greeks of the fifth century b. Postage rates may be lower than ABE estimate, please use Ask Bookseller a Question to confirm availability and postage cost, use [Ask Bookseller a Question] option below to confirm availability and get accurate postage quote for this item the amount quoted is for an ‘average’ hard-cover book of up to 1kg in weight.

Technical and Strategic Context; The Technical: Knopf, New York,first edition. Fine condition book, in Fine condition dust wrapper, not price clipped. It is the first study to explore the actual mechanics of classical Greek battle from the vantage point of the infantryman–the brutal spear-thrusting, the difficulty of fighting in heavy bronze armor which made it hard to see, hear and move, and the fear.