Accession Number:

AD1016420

Title:

Book Review: War Made New: Weapons, Warriors, and the Making of the Modern World, by Max Boot

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Journal Article - Open Access

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United States Air Force Academy Air Force Academy United States

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Report Date:

2013-03-12

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

Max Boots work, War Made New Weapons, Warriors, and the Making of the Modern World is a cumulative composition of the development and history of warfare. The text begins with the gunpowder revolution, progresses through the industrial revolution and beyond to todays information revolution, and concludes with how the past affects the present along with a peek into potential future military innovations and their impacts.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE