Table of contents for History of weapons of war / by Don Nardo.


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Contents
Introduction The Most Theatrical of Human Activities
Chapter 1 Stone Age Warfare and the Native Americans
Chapter 2 Military Innovations in the Ancient Near East
Chapter 3 Greece and Rome at War: The Rise of the West
Chapter 4 Knights and Castles in Medieval Europe and Japan
Chapter 5 The Fast, Fierce Armies of the Asian Conquerors
Chapter 6 Musket and Bayonet: Linear Warfare Emerges
Chapter 7 Industrializing the Battlefield: The First Modern Wars
Chapter 8 Crushing Ordeal of Total Warfare: World War II
Epilogue Technology Unleashed and the Future of Warfare
Notes
Chronology
Glossary
For Further Reading
Works Consulted
About the Author
 

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Military weapons History Juvenile literature, Military weapons History, War History