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Climate of ConquestWar, Environment, and Empire in Mughal North India

Climate of Conquest: War, Environment, and Empire in Mughal North India

Pratyay Nath

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780199495559
eISBN:
9780199098248
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199495559.001.0001
Subject:
History, Indian History, Military History

What can war tell us about empire? Climate of Conquest is built around this question. Pratyay Nath eschews the conventional way of writing about warfare primarily in terms of battles and ... More

Fly Until You DieAn Oral History of Hmong Pilots in the Vietnam War

Fly Until You Die: An Oral History of Hmong Pilots in the Vietnam War

Chia Youyee Vang

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190622145
eISBN:
9780190622176
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190622145.001.0001
Subject:
History, Asian History, Military History

The Vietnam War is the subject of hundreds of scholarly studies, policy reports, memoirs, and literary titles. As America’s longest and most controversial war, it coincided with domestic turmoil in ... More

An Equal BurdenThe Men of the Royal Army Medical Corps in the First World War

An Equal Burden: The Men of the Royal Army Medical Corps in the First World War

Jessica Meyer

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198824169
eISBN:
9780191862762
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198824169.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

An Equal Burden forms the first scholarly study of the Army Medical Services in the First World War to focus on the roles and experiences of the men of the ranks of the Royal Army Medical Corps ... More

Looming Civil WarHow Nineteenth-Century Americans Imagined the Future

Looming Civil War: How Nineteenth-Century Americans Imagined the Future

Jason Phillips

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780190868161
eISBN:
9780190908416
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190868161.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century, Military History

This work explains how American prophecies and forecasts of the Civil War formed, spread, and affected the war’s outbreak, conduct, meaning, and memory. It identifies two temporalities in ... More

Indian Army and the First World War1914-18

Indian Army and the First World War: 1914-18

Kaushik Roy

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780199485659
eISBN:
9780199093939
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199485659.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

Accustomed to conducting low-intensity warfare before 1914, the Indian Army learnt to engage in high-intensity conventional warfare during the course of World War I, thereby exhibiting a steep ... More

Renaissance Mass MurderCivilians and Soldiers During the Italian Wars

Renaissance Mass Murder: Civilians and Soldiers During the Italian Wars

Stephen D. Bowd

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780198832614
eISBN:
9780191871139
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198832614.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History, European Early Modern History

Renaissance Mass Murder explores the devastating impact of war on the men and women of the Renaissance. In contrast to the picture of balance and harmony usually associated with the Renaissance, it ... More

Crimea in War and Transformation

Crimea in War and Transformation

Mara Kozelsky

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2018
ISBN:
9780190644710
eISBN:
9780190644741
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190644710.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History, Military History

Crimea in War and Transformation examines the capacity of violence to permanently alter peoples and spaces.The war named for Crimea began as a border dispute between Russia and the Ottoman Empires in ... More

Rum, Sodomy, Prayers, and the Lash RevisitedWinston Churchill and Social Reform in the Royal Navy, 1900-1915

Rum, Sodomy, Prayers, and the Lash Revisited: Winston Churchill and Social Reform in the Royal Navy, 1900-1915

Matthew S. Seligmann

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198759973
eISBN:
9780191820489
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198759973.001.0001
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Military History

There is an old story about Winston Churchill, which relates that, during his time as First Lord of the Admiralty, he made a proposal for reform that was strenuously opposed by the naval officers ... More

The Imperial Army ProjectBritain and the Land Forces of the Dominions and India, 1902-1945

The Imperial Army Project: Britain and the Land Forces of the Dominions and India, 1902-1945

Douglas E. Delaney

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
February 2018
ISBN:
9780198704461
eISBN:
9780191773808
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198704461.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History, World Modern History

How did British authorities manage to secure the commitment of large dominion and Indian armies that could plan, fight, shoot, communicate, and sustain themselves, in concert with the British Army ... More

Thirteen Months in ChinaA Subaltern Indian and the Colonial World: An Annotated Translation of Thakur Gadadhar Singh's Chīn Me Terah Mās

Thirteen Months in China: A Subaltern Indian and the Colonial World: An Annotated Translation of Thakur Gadadhar Singh's Chīn Me Terah Mās

Anand A. Yang (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780199476466
eISBN:
9780199090846
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199476466.001.0001
Subject:
History, Political History, Military History

The China Relief Expedition, an eight-nation military effort, was organized to rescue foreign nationals in the country during the Boxer Uprising (1899–1901). In Thirteen Months in China, Thakur ... More

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