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An Intimate History of Killing: Face-to-Face Killing in Twentieth-Century Warfare
An Intimate History of Killing Face-to-Face Killing in Twentieth-Century Warfare
Author: Joanna Bourke
An explosive new book that puts the killing back into military history. The characteristic act of men at war is not dying, but killing. Politicians and military historians may gloss over human slaughter, emphasizing the defense of national honor, but for men in active service, warfare means being - or becoming - efficient killers. In An Intimat...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780465007387
ISBN-10: 0465007384
Publication Date: 10/1/2000
Pages: 544
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Publisher: Basic Books
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover
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