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On the Origins of War: And the Preservation of Peace

 
 
 
 
On the Origins of War: And the Preservation of Peace
Author: Donald Kagan
ISBN 13: 9780385423755
ISBN 10: 385423756
Edition: N/A
Publisher: Anchor
Publication Date: 1996-01-01
Format: Paperback
Pages: 624
List Price: $20.00
 
 

By lucidly revealing the common threads that connect the ancient confrontations between Athens and Sparta and between Rome and Carthage with the two calamitous world wars of ...

Richard Bernstein

"On the Origins of War" is a remarkable study in historical juxtaposition and analogy. . . . Mr. Kagan's undertaking is valuable and compelling because it distills so much history into so clear and transparent a liquid. -- New York Times