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War and Technology
Language: en
Pages: 152
Authors: Alex Roland
Categories: Electronic books
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Humans were born armed. Before Homo sapiens first walked the Earth, proto-humans had manufactured spears and other tools not only to hunt and defend themselves
Technology in War
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Kenneth Macksey
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986 - Publisher: Simon & Schuster

Looks at the weapons used in combat from the American Civil War to the Falklands War, and identifies the key technological developments which have shaped modern
Technology of War
Language: en
Pages: 46
Authors: Steve White
Categories: Military art and science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher:

Reveals how high-tech weapons and war machines help today's soldiers to fight more accurately and efficiently than ever before.
Two Historians in Technology and War
Language: en
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: DIANE Publishing

The Fruits of War
Language: en
Pages: 392
Authors: Michael White
Categories: Inventions
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher:

From tactical to practical, this is a sweeping history of human innovation, and how man's greatest technological leaps have almost always happened in times of w
War and Technology
Language: en
Pages: 342
Authors: Jeremy Black
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-20 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

In this engaging book, Jeremy Black argues that technology neither acts as an independent variable nor operates without major limitations. This includes its cap
International Humanitarian Law and the Changing Technology of War
Language: en
Pages: 375
Authors: Dan Saxon
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-14 - Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers

"This book, edited by Dan Saxon, formerly of Cambridge University, is an important contribution to the literature on the relationship between law, war, and tech
Technology and the Civil War
Language: en
Pages: 137
Authors: Shane Mountjoy
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Infobase Publishing

Describes the developing technologies explored and implemented during the Civil War, including exploding shells, hot air balloons, anesthesia, land mines, subma
Technology and the American Way of War Since 1945
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Thomas G. Mahnken
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06-24 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

No nation in recent history has placed greater emphasis on the role of technology in planning and waging war than the United States. In World War II the wholesa
War in the Age of Technology
Language: en
Pages: 407
Authors: Robert Geoffrey Jensen
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-04 - Publisher: NYU Press

Considering the relationships between war, technology, and modern society, this book fuses military and social history concerning the use of organized violence