The Encyclopedia of War

Ed. by Gordon Martel. 5v. 2012. 3,142p. illus. Wiley, $950 ( 9781405190374); e-book, $950 (9781444338232).


Whether examining the Angolan civil wars (1975–2002) or the course of the Arab-Israeli conflict, students and instructors alike will find much to like in this dynamic set. Highly recommended for high-school and academic institutions of all levels.




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