War in Human Civilization


Book Details

Author  Azar Gat
Publisher  Oxford University Press
Publication Date   November 16, 2006
ISBN  0199262136
Pages  848

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In this truly global study, major military historian Azar Gat sets out to unravel the "riddle of war" throughout human history, from the early hunter-gatherers right through to the unconventional terrorism of the twenty-first century. In the process, the book generates an astonishing wealth of original and fascinating insights on all major aspects of humankind's remarkable journey through the ages, engaging a wide range of disciplines.

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