The Patterns of War Since the Eighteenth Century, Second Edition (Paperback)

By Larry H. Addington

Indiana University Press, 9780253208606, 384pp.

Publication Date: October 22, 1994

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Description

This important work... synthesizes the evolution of warfare from 1775 to the present." --Military Review

A thorough revision of a highly successful text, this new edition provides a comprehensive picture of the evolution of modern warfare.

From reviews of the first edition:

There is nothing else in print that tells so much so concisely about how war has been conducted since the days of Gen. George Washington."--Russell F. Weigley

A superior synthesis. Well written, nicely organized, remarkably comprehensive, and laced with facts."--Military Affairs



About the Author

LARRY H. ADDINGTON is Professor of History at The Citadel and has taught military history for more than twenty-five years. His previous books include The Blitzkrieg Era and the German General Staff and The Patterns of War through the Eighteenth Century.