Download e-book for kindle: The Causes of War: Volume III: 1400 CE to 1650 CE: 3 by Alexander Gillespie

By Alexander Gillespie

ISBN-10: 1849466467

ISBN-13: 9781849466462

this can be the 3rd quantity of a projected five-volume sequence charting the factors of struggle from 3000 BCE to the current day, written via a number one foreign attorney, and utilizing as its central fabrics the documentary background of overseas legislations, principally within the type of treaties and the negotiations which led as much as them. those volumes search to teach why hundreds of thousands of individuals, over hundreds of thousands of years, slew one another. In departing from a number of the theories recommend by way of historians, anthropologists and psychologists, Gillespie deals a unique taxonomy of the explanations of conflict, targeting the wider settings of politics, faith, migrations and empire-building. those 4 contexts have been dominant and infrequently overlapping justifications through the first 4 thousand years of human civilisation, for which written files exist.

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