Coverart for item
The Resource Immortal : a military history of Iran and its armed forces, Steven R. Ward

Immortal : a military history of Iran and its armed forces, Steven R. Ward

Label
Immortal : a military history of Iran and its armed forces
Title
Immortal
Title remainder
a military history of Iran and its armed forces
Statement of responsibility
Steven R. Ward
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
355.00955
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
Index
index present
LC call number
DS273.3
LC item number
.W37 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Immortal : a military history of Iran and its armed forces, Steven R. Ward
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"In cooperation with the Center for Peace and Security Studies, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-361) and index
Contents
Heritage of greatness, legacy of loss -- Powerful predecessors: the Safavids and Nader Shah -- Laughingstock: the Qajar military -- Nationalism unleashed: from revolution to the Great War -- Two paths: the birth of the modern Iranian armed forces -- Sidelined: the world at war in Iran -- Cold War pillar: the rise of the Imperial Armed Forces -- Old guard, new guard: Iran's armed forces in the Islamic Revolution -- Horrible sacrifice: the Iran-Iraq War -- Despise not your enemy: Iran's armed forces in the twenty-first century
Control code
ocn234260195
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 380 p.
Isbn
9781589012585
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008031770
Other physical details
maps, plans
System control number
(OCoLC)234260195
Label
Immortal : a military history of Iran and its armed forces, Steven R. Ward
Publication
Note
"In cooperation with the Center for Peace and Security Studies, Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [349]-361) and index
Contents
Heritage of greatness, legacy of loss -- Powerful predecessors: the Safavids and Nader Shah -- Laughingstock: the Qajar military -- Nationalism unleashed: from revolution to the Great War -- Two paths: the birth of the modern Iranian armed forces -- Sidelined: the world at war in Iran -- Cold War pillar: the rise of the Imperial Armed Forces -- Old guard, new guard: Iran's armed forces in the Islamic Revolution -- Horrible sacrifice: the Iran-Iraq War -- Despise not your enemy: Iran's armed forces in the twenty-first century
Control code
ocn234260195
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 380 p.
Isbn
9781589012585
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008031770
Other physical details
maps, plans
System control number
(OCoLC)234260195

Library Locations

    • Bemis Public LibraryBorrow it
      6014 South Datura Street, Littleton, CO, 80120, US
      39.6078903 -105.0037841
Processing Feedback ...