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Success is Never Final: Empire, War, and Faith in Early Modern Europe

Geoffrey Parker - History - 2002 - 411 pages
The renowned military historian tackles early modern Europe, chornicling the power struggles that defined fifteenth- through seventeenth-century European history. 20,000 first ...
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The Cambridge History of Warfare

Geoffrey Parker - History - 2005 - 515 pages
War is a compelling subject. It is common to almost all known societies and periods of history. The Cambridge History of Warfare, first published in 2005, provides a detailed ...
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Europe in Crisis: 1598-1648

Geoffrey Parker - History - 2001 - 348 pages
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The Army of Flanders and the Spanish Road, 1567-1659: The Logistics of ...

Geoffrey Parker - History - 2004 - 291 pages
The publication of The Army of Flanders and the Spanish Road in 1972 marked the birth of the 'new military history', which emphasized military organization - mobilization, pay ...
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Sovereign City: The City-state Through History

Geoffrey Parker - Political Science - 2004 - 253 pages
Sovereign city examines the nature of the city-state's changing role and traces the evolution of the city as a political entity from ancient times, when it flourished, to the ...
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The Great War and the Twentieth Century

J. M. Winter, Geoffrey Parker, Mary R. Habeck - History - 2000 - 356 pages
World War I, the first 'total war' in history, set in motion profound changes in the economies, demographics, and philosophies of the warring states. In this book, leading ...
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Ohio and the World, 1753-2053: Essays Toward a New History of Ohio

Geoffrey Parker, Richard Sisson, William Russell Coil - History - 2005 - 199 pages
A set of lectures celebrating Ohio's bicentenary takes an engaging look at the state's past successes, such as creating the modern oil industry and participating in ...
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The World is Not Enough: The Imperial Vision of Philip II of Spain

Geoffrey Parker - History - 2001 - 68 pages
CONTENTS: Preface; Lecture I: Managing the First Global Empire; Lecture II: The Messianic Vision of Philip II; Bibliographic Guide; Abbreviations; Notes.
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The World: An Illustrated History

Geoffrey Parker - History - 1986 - 480 pages
This world history surveys the movements of peoples, commodities and ideas, the rise and fall of regional empires, and the gradual coalescing of the world system into a global ...
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Unmaking the West: "what-if" Scenarios that Rewrite World History

Philip Eyrikson Tetlock, Richard Ned Lebow, Geoffrey Parker - History - 2006 - 415 pages
What if the Persians had won at Salamis? What if Christ had not been crucified? What if the Chinese had harnessed steam power before the West? Disparaged by some as a mere ...
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