The history of armies around the world
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Contributors:
Saxena, Shalini, 1982- editor.
Ray, Michael, writer of supplementary textual content.
Published:
New York, NY : Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services, 2014.
Format:
Book
Edition:
First edition.
Physical Desc:
144 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 24 cm.
Rating:
7-12.
Status:
Antioch High - Teen Non-Fiction
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Description
This high interest book delves into the compositions, command structures, and histories of the greatest armies in the world. Beginning with ancient armies from Egypt, Greece, and Assyria, this title takes readers on a tour through the development of armies in the Middle Ages, early modern history, and during the most notable conflicts of the 20th and 21st centuries. Special focus is given to prominent contemporary armies, and the structure and history of the U.S. Army, in particular.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9781622751396 (lib. bdg.), 1622751396 (lib. bdg.)

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description
Provides a history of armies around the world, and discusses their involvement in major military engagements from ancient times to the present. Also describes the armies of various countries, and offers a look at the history of the U.S. Army. Includes color photographs, a glossary, and further resources.
Target Audience
7-12.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Saxena, S., & Ray, M. (2014). The history of armies around the world. First edition. New York, NY: Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Saxena, Shalini, 1982- and Michael, Ray. 2014. The History of Armies Around the World. New York, NY: Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Saxena, Shalini, 1982- and Michael, Ray, The History of Armies Around the World. New York, NY: Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Saxena, Shalini, and Michael Ray. The History of Armies Around the World. First edition. New York, NY: Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services, 2014. Print.

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