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India-Pakistan Wars

Kaushik Roy

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

India-Pakistan Wars Introduction India and Pakistan came into existence simultaneously in August 1947 as the British withdrew from the subcont...

Indian Army in World War I

Kaushik Roy

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-02-06

Indian Army in World War I Introduction The Army of India (or Army in India) included the Indian Army, Imperial Service Troops (henceforth IST...

Indian Warfare, Ancient

Torkel Brekke

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Ancient Indian Warfare Introduction The meaning of terms like “ancient,” “classical,” “early medieval,” and “medieval” India have been the iss...

Indochina Wars, 1946-1975

Andrew Wiest

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-02-06

Indochina Wars, 1946–1975 Introduction The history of the Vietnam War is one of the most vibrant and hotly debated topics in modern academe. The...

Information Warfare

Robert R. Mackey

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2014-03-27

Information Warfare Introduction Information warfare is a generally Western, late-20th century military term that encompasses a wide range of ...

Intelligence, Military

John R. Ferris

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-07-24

Military Intelligence Introduction The study of military intelligence lies at the intersection of “military” and “intelligence” history. The f...

Iraq Wars, 1980s-Present

Thomas G. Mahnken

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2013-06-25

Iraq Wars, 1980s–Present Introduction Scholars will likely debate the topic of Iraq’s wars that began in 1980 for years to come. Some will cho...

Irish Civil War, 1922-1923

Bill Kissane

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-02-06

Irish Civil War, 1922–1923 Introduction The Irish civil war of 1922–1923 has generated two types of literature. On the one hand, as the definin...

Irish Revolution, 1911-1923, The

W. H. Kautt

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

The Irish Revolution, 1911–1923 Introduction The Irish War of Independence, also sometimes known as the Tan War or the Anglo-Irish War, was pa...

Italian Armed Forces in the Modern Age

Pier Paolo Battistelli, Piero Crociani

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Italian Armed Forces in the Modern Age Introduction Italian military history presents certain special features, particularly for non-Italian s...

Japanese Army in the World War II Era, The Imperial

Douglas Ford

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

The Imperial Japanese Army in the World War II Era ...

Jomini, Antoine-Henri

Eman M. Vovsi

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2013-02-26

Antoine-Henri Jomini Introduction Antoine-Henri Baron de Jomini (b. 1779–d. 1869) has become one of the most influential military theorists of...

Justice, Military, the Anglo-American Tradition

Chris Madsen

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-02-06

Military Justice, the Anglo-American Tradition Introduction Armed forces rely upon good discipline and willing obedience to orders from service...

Khan, Genghis

David Curtis Wright

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2016-01-21

Genghis Khan Introduction Chinggis Khan (Genghis Khan) was one of the greatest conquerors and empire builders in world history. During his lifetime, he ...

Kursk, Battle of

Jonathan M. House

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2016-04-28

Battle of Kursk Introduction The failed German offensive against the Kursk bulge in the summer of 1943 has two principal claims to fame. On the one hand...

Lee, Robert E.

Ethan S. Rafuse

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Robert E. Lee Introduction The son of a Revolutionary War hero, with deep roots in the Virginia aristocracy, Robert Edward Lee compiled an exe...

Lepizig, Battle of

John H. Gill

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Battle of Leipzig Introduction Nineteenth-century Europe’s largest military engagement, the Battle of Leipzig, was fought from 16 to 19 Octobe...

Literature and Drama, War in

Catherine Calloway

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

War in Literature and Drama Introduction The literature of war has existed since the first literary texts were written. Scholars have been qui...

Louis XIV, Wars of

Jamel Ostwald

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-02-06

Wars of Louis XIV Introduction Along with Napoleon, Louis XIV (b. 1638–d. 1715) is one of the most famous Frenchmen in history. The long-stan...

Low-Intensity Operations

Mark Moyar

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2013-05-28

Low-Intensity Operations Introduction Low-intensity operations are defined as any military operations other than those in a conventional, high...

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