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British Military History For Dummies by Bryan Perrett
  

British Military History For Dummies

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Charging through the UKâs military past, from the Roman invasion to the Iraq war of the 21st century, this book introduces the key developments in weaponry, technology and strategy through the ages. In-depth coverage of the First and Second World Wars explains the profound impact these conflicts had, both on the history of the army and the country as a whole.

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British Military History For Dummies by Bryan Perrett

A guide to Britons in battle, from the Roman invasion to the Iraqi war. Charging through the Britain's military past, it features the battles and wars that shaped the history of Britain - and the world. It also profiles commanders, explains strategies and tactics, and covers key developments in weaponry and technology.

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a 'who, what, when, where and why
of military events in Britain from the Romans to the present day. (Family Tree Magazine

, September 2007) Although the chapter titles and subtitles are jokey, the content is solidly descriptive...a very useful one-volume reference book. (Ancestors, November 2007)


About the Author

Bryan Perrett served with the Royal Armoured Corps, the 17th/21st Lancers, the Westminster Dragoons, and the Royal Tank Regiment and has written more than 50 books on military history.

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Publication date

23rd March 2007

Author

Bryan Perrett

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Publisher

John Wiley And Sons Ltd

Format

Paperback
464 pages

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General & world history
Military history

ISBN

9780470032138

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