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Civil wars : a history in ideas / David Armitage.

Book Book (2017.)
Description: x, 349 pages ; 20 cm
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2017.
6 of 6 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Winthrop. (Show preferred library)
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Winthrop Adult Nonfiction 355.0218 Arm 2017 (Text to Phone) Available -
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Merrimack College Stacks (Lower Level) JC328.5 .A75 2017 (Text to Phone) Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780307271136
  • ISBN: 0307271137
  • ISBN: 9780307456175
  • ISBN: 030745617X
  • Edition: First edition.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages [285]-332) and index.
Introduction : confronting civil war -- Part I: Roads from Rome. Inventing civil war : the Roman tradition ; Remembering civil war : Roman visions -- Part II: Early modern crossroads. Uncivil civil wars : the seventeenth century ; Civil war in an age of revolutions : the eighteenth century -- Partt III: Paths to the present. Civilizing civil war : the nineteenth century ; Worlds of civil war : the twentieth century -- Conclusion : civil wars of words.
"A highly original history, tracing civil war, the least understood and most intractable form of organized human aggression, from Ancient Rome through the centuries to present day"-- Provided by publisher.
Citation: Armitage, David. "Civil wars : a history in ideas." New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2017.

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