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The Oxford History of the British Army Paperback – March 13, 1997

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 496 pages
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA (March 13, 1997)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0192853333
  • ISBN-13: 978-0192853332
  • Product Dimensions: 7.7 x 5.1 x 1.3 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 13.4 ounces
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,229,901 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

Editorial Reviews


"Review from previous edition The most authoritative and comprehensive one-volume history of the British Army ever written"--The Times

"a highly readable and thorough history which will both entertain and educate"--Forces News

"has the advantage that each chapter can be read as a self-contained piece...excellent"--Officer

--This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.

About the Author

About the Editors:
David Chandler is a distinguished military historian and former Head of the Department of War Studies at the Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst. He is also President Emeritus of the British Commission for Military History, a Vice-President of the Commission Internationale d'Histoire Militaire, and the author of twenty-eight books. Ian Beckett is Head of the School of Literature and History at the University of Luton, and formerly Senior Lecturer in the Department of War Studies at the Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst.

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