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    • The Patterns of War Since the Eighteenth Century

    • By: Larry H. Addington
    • Narrated by: Bob Neufeld
    • Length: 14 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This new edition is a concise history of warfare from the American Revolution to Operation Desert Storm. Addington provides a comprehensive picture of the evolution of modern warfare. He discusses developments in strategies and tactics, logistics, and weaponry and provides detailed discussions of important battles and campaigns. His book is an excellent introduction for both students and the general listener.

    Regular price: $24.95

    • America's War in Vietnam

    • A Short Narrative History
    • By: Larry H. Addington
    • Narrated by: David Randall Hunter
    • Length: 8 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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    This is a short, narrative history of the origins, course, and outcome of America's military involvement in Vietnam by an experienced guide to the causes and conduct of war, Larry H. Addington. He begins with a history of Vietnam before and after French occupation, the Cold War origins of American involvement, the domestic impact of American policies on public support, and the reasons for the ultimate failure of US policy.

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Patterns of War Through the Eighteenth Century

    • By: Larry H. Addington
    • Narrated by: Steve Rausch
    • Length: 6 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A history of war and warfare from ancient to early modern times, The Patterns of War Through the Eighteenth Century explains not only what happened in warfare but why war in a certain time and culture took on distinct and recognizable patterns. Larry H. Addington discusses the development in weapons and tactics, methods of logistics, and characteristics of generalship. He shows how the changing patterns of war during this long span of history paved the way for those that would emerge.

    Regular price: $19.95