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The Resource Battles map by map, Smithsonian ; foreword by Peter Snow

Battles map by map, Smithsonian ; foreword by Peter Snow

Label
Battles map by map
Title
Battles map by map
Statement of responsibility
Smithsonian ; foreword by Peter Snow
Title variation
Smithsonian
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Famous battles from throughout history, mapped out in detail and explored in depth Experience the world's most significant battles through bold, easy-to-grasp maps. Includes a foreword by Peter Snow, broadcaster and historian. Covering everything from the battlefields of the ancient world to the bomb-scarred landscapes of World War II and beyond, this book is packed with engrossing maps telling the story of history's most famous battles. Using brand new, in-depth maps and expert analysis, see for yourself how legendary military milestones were won and lost, and how tactics, technology, vision, and luck have all played a part in the outcome of wars throughout history. Additionally, historic maps, paintings, photographs, and objects take you to the heart of the action; famous commanders and military leaders are profiled; and the impact of groundbreaking weapons and battlefield innovations is revealed. Bursting with lavish illustrations and full of fascinating detail, Battles Map by Map is the ultimate history book for map lovers, military history enthusiasts, and armchair generals everywhere"--Publisher's description
Cataloging source
YDX
Dewey number
355.00223
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Snow, Peter
  • Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Inc
  • Smithsonian Books (Publisher)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Battles
  • Battlefields
  • Military history
Target audience
adult
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Label
Battles map by map, Smithsonian ; foreword by Peter Snow
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Before 1000 CE -- 1000-1500 -- 1500-1700 -- 1700-1900 -- 1900-present
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9780744029970
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1187217878
  • (OCoLC)1187217878
  • 2152647
Label
Battles map by map, Smithsonian ; foreword by Peter Snow
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Before 1000 CE -- 1000-1500 -- 1500-1700 -- 1700-1900 -- 1900-present
Dimensions
31 cm
Extent
288 pages
Isbn
9780744029970
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1187217878
  • (OCoLC)1187217878
  • 2152647

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