Warfare and Armed Conflicts

Warfare and Armed Conflicts

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In the twentieth century alone, military deaths totaled over 35 million, including 29, 700, 000 slain in international wars and almost 6 million killed in civil wars. This completely updated and revised edition of the acclaimed 1992 two-volume work (belongs in the reference collection of almost every library - ARBA) presents a record of casualties of modern warfare in the last four centuries. New information pushes back the beginning date to 1500 from the first edition's 1680 and pushes 1992 out through 1999. Arranged roughly by century and then subdivided by world region, the entries proceed chronologically and vary from paragraph to chapter-length. Each entry provides the name and date of the conflict, precursor events, strategies and details, the outcome and its impact. A history of weaponry is easily traceable, as casualties mounted according to their improvement.The next week, April 2-8, recorded a KIA count of 12 Americans, 641 South Vietnamese, and 2, 987 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong. ... The TOW missiles reached their targets as far as two miles away in less than 15 seconds. Two wires , which received the steering instructions, unreeled as the missile left the launcher.

Title:Warfare and Armed Conflicts
Author: Micheal Clodfelter
Publisher:McFarland Publishing - 2002

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