TOOLS OF WAR : The Weapons That Changed the World

By: Black, Jeremy

Price: $18.75

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207pp., b/white halftone plate chapter-title illustrations throughout. Book clean and square. Leaves unmarked. Pictorially-illustrated, flapped card wrapper slightly bumped on lower foredge corner. " . . . tells the stories of 50 of the most significant advances in military technology. From Stone Age spears through to cruise missiles, the tales are told, including the Battle of Crecy in which English archers launched a barrage of a 'million deadly missiles' to decimate the French, who 'fell like snow' . . . " (well, it is a British publication . . . ). Contents include: Prelims., the stories, Index, Credits. Book weight approx. 595g.

Title: TOOLS OF WAR : The Weapons That Changed the World

Author Name: Black, Jeremy

Categories: History - General, Military History,

Edition: First Thus

Publisher: London, Quercus Publishing: 2007

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good +

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 007122

Keywords: Military History, Weapons, History (War), Military Armaments, Black, Jeremy