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Hundred Days Campaign of 1918

Nicholas Lloyd

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2017-07-26

Hundred Days Campaign of 1918IntroductionThe Hundred Days is the name given to the final phase of the war on the Western Front between the Battle of A...

Hundred Years War

John D. Hosler

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2013-04-22

Hundred Years War Introduction Along with the Crusades, the Hundred Years War (1337–1453) is probably the most-researched area of medieval mil...

Hungary, Warfare in Medieval and Early Modern

László Veszprémy, János B. Szabó

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2014-10-28

Warfare in Medieval and Early Modern HungaryIntroductionHungary enters the world of Western written sources by the 860s, which is why all the military...

Imperial China, War in

Peter Lorge

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

War in Imperial China Introduction Imperial China, beginning with the Qin unification of China in 221 bce and continuing until the fall of the...

India 'Mutiny' and 'Revolution,' 1857-1858

Biswamoy Pati

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-02-06

India “Mutiny” and “Revolution,” 1857–1858 Introduction “The Rani who is our mother, strikes repeatedly at the British. / She is the chief of t...

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...

International Efforts to Control War

Jesse Kauffman

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2017-07-26

International Efforts to Control WarIntroductionWhile informal restraints on organized violence have existed in many times and places, the formal atte...

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, 1922–1923IntroductionThe Irish civil war of 1922–1923 has generated two types of literature. On the one hand, as the defining moment ...

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...

Italian Campaign, World War I

Pier Paolo Battistelli

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2018-06-27

Italy in the First World WarIntroductionApproaching the historiography of Italy in the First World War (also known as the “Great War”) and the Italian...

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 ...

Japanese Navy

Anthony Tully

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2018-08-28

Japanese NavyIntroductionThe Japanese Navy, more completely termed the Imperial Japanese Navy (Nihon Kaigun), designates the navy of Japan from the Me...

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...

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