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The Resource Encyclopedia of historical warrior peoples & modern fighting groups, [edited by] Paul K. Davis, Boerne, Texas, and Allen Lee Hamilton, St. Philip's College

Encyclopedia of historical warrior peoples & modern fighting groups, [edited by] Paul K. Davis, Boerne, Texas, and Allen Lee Hamilton, St. Philip's College

Label
Encyclopedia of historical warrior peoples & modern fighting groups
Title
Encyclopedia of historical warrior peoples & modern fighting groups
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Paul K. Davis, Boerne, Texas, and Allen Lee Hamilton, St. Philip's College
Title variation
  • Historical warrior peoples & modern fighting groups
  • Encyclopedia of warrior peoples and fighting groups
  • Historical warrior peoples and modern fighting groups
Contributor
Distributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From ferocious tribes to charismatic leaders and daring militias, this new edition ofThe Encyclopedia of Warrior Peoples & Fighting Groups explores the origins and leadership of these powerful combat forces, chronicles their conquests and accomplishments, examines the circumstances surrounding their decline or disbanding, and assesses their influence on the groups and methods of warfare that followed
Additional physical form
Also available in print version.
Cataloging source
CaBNVSL
Dewey number
355.003
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D25.A2
LC item number
E53 2016eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Davis, Paul K.
  • Hamilton, Allen Lee
  • Credo Reference (Firm)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military history
  • Military history, Ancient
  • Military history, Modern
Label
Encyclopedia of historical warrior peoples & modern fighting groups, [edited by] Paul K. Davis, Boerne, Texas, and Allen Lee Hamilton, St. Philip's College
Link
https://search.credoreference.com/content/title/greywarrior?institutionId=4215
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published as: Encyclopedia of warrior peoples and fighting groups. Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
List of maps -- Preface -- List of contributors -- Section one: Entries, A-Z -- Section two: Readings: Introduction; Letters home from Roman soldiers, 2 CE; On military science from Libro XVI of Noctes Atticae by Aulus Gellius, 2nd Century CE; Epitoma Rei Militari by Flavius Vegetius Renatus, 390 CE; Samurai creed, 5th Century CE; Thucydides on the History of the Peloponnesian War, 5th Century CE; Truce of God by Bishopric of Terouanne, 1063; Plan of discipline from the Journals of Major Robert Rogers, 1759; Give me liberty or give me death by Patrick Henry, March 23, 1775; Military instructions by Frederick the Great, 1797; On the deaths of Travis and Crockett at the Alamo by Col. Jose Enrique de la Pena, March 6, 1836; Letter from the Alamo by William Barret Travis, 1836; Excerpts from The fifteen decisive battles of the world: Marathon to Waterloo by Sir Edward Creasy, 1851; Robert E. Lee's Farewell address to the Army of Northern Virginia, 1865; Rough Riders storm San Juan Hill by eyewitness, 1898; Hague convention respecting the laws and customs of war on land, 1907; Ulster's Solemn League and covenant, 1912; The proclamation of the Irish Republic, 1916; Glenwhorple Highlander marching tune, 1942-1945; Duty, honor, country by General Douglas MacArthur, May 12, 1962; Ranger creed, 1971; U.N. Resolution to prevent international terrorism, 1985; The warrior's code by Shannon E. French, Ph.D., 2003; The Soldier's creed, 2003; The De re militari of Vegetius: a classical text in the Middle Ages by Christopher Allmand, 2004 -- Section three: Maps -- Section four: Timeline of entries -- Bibliography
Control code
9781786842343
Dimensions
digital files.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
1 online resource (179 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781786842343
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Other physical details
85 images
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00566865
  • (Credo)greywarrior2016
  • (OCoLC)973791422
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Encyclopedia of historical warrior peoples & modern fighting groups, [edited by] Paul K. Davis, Boerne, Texas, and Allen Lee Hamilton, St. Philip's College
Link
https://search.credoreference.com/content/title/greywarrior?institutionId=4215
Publication
Note
Originally published as: Encyclopedia of warrior peoples and fighting groups. Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, c1998
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
List of maps -- Preface -- List of contributors -- Section one: Entries, A-Z -- Section two: Readings: Introduction; Letters home from Roman soldiers, 2 CE; On military science from Libro XVI of Noctes Atticae by Aulus Gellius, 2nd Century CE; Epitoma Rei Militari by Flavius Vegetius Renatus, 390 CE; Samurai creed, 5th Century CE; Thucydides on the History of the Peloponnesian War, 5th Century CE; Truce of God by Bishopric of Terouanne, 1063; Plan of discipline from the Journals of Major Robert Rogers, 1759; Give me liberty or give me death by Patrick Henry, March 23, 1775; Military instructions by Frederick the Great, 1797; On the deaths of Travis and Crockett at the Alamo by Col. Jose Enrique de la Pena, March 6, 1836; Letter from the Alamo by William Barret Travis, 1836; Excerpts from The fifteen decisive battles of the world: Marathon to Waterloo by Sir Edward Creasy, 1851; Robert E. Lee's Farewell address to the Army of Northern Virginia, 1865; Rough Riders storm San Juan Hill by eyewitness, 1898; Hague convention respecting the laws and customs of war on land, 1907; Ulster's Solemn League and covenant, 1912; The proclamation of the Irish Republic, 1916; Glenwhorple Highlander marching tune, 1942-1945; Duty, honor, country by General Douglas MacArthur, May 12, 1962; Ranger creed, 1971; U.N. Resolution to prevent international terrorism, 1985; The warrior's code by Shannon E. French, Ph.D., 2003; The Soldier's creed, 2003; The De re militari of Vegetius: a classical text in the Middle Ages by Christopher Allmand, 2004 -- Section three: Maps -- Section four: Timeline of entries -- Bibliography
Control code
9781786842343
Dimensions
digital files.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Third edition.
Extent
1 online resource (179 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781786842343
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Other physical details
85 images
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00566865
  • (Credo)greywarrior2016
  • (OCoLC)973791422
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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