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The Antique Drums of War

The Antique Drums of War( )
Author: McRandle, James H.
Series title:Williams-Ford Texas a&M University Military History Ser.
ISBN:978-0-89096-611-2
Publication Date:May 1994
Publisher:Texas A&M University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $18.95
Book Description:

Why is war, with all its terror and destruction, so seemingly attractive to humankind? The Antique Drums of War provides a deeply thoughtful and provocative consideration of the sources of war: in archaic instincts, social ritual, animal behavior and evolutionary logic, mythmaking, and psychology. It traces the continuity of such aspects of war as unit size, tactics, and the function of uniforms from primitive beginnings through recent wars. The actual experiences of men in...
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Book Details
Pages:232
Detailed Subjects: History / Military / General
Social Science / Sociology / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.67 Inches
Book Weight:0.84 Pounds



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