Dictionary Of Wars contains detailed summaries of all notable wars from earliest recorded history to the present day, spanning more than 4,000 years. Published in 1999, this revised edition is an authoritative source of thoroughly cross-referenced information on the global conflicts, civil wars, mutinies and revolutions that have occurred around the world. The book deals exclusively and concisely with military information, often specifying political, social, economic and cultural influences on martial operations. Updated and expanded throughout, the book features new information on the Persian Gulf War, the War of the Oranges, the American and French Revolutions, the Bolshevik Revolution, the Six-Day War, the Norman Conquest, the Franco-Prussian War and hostilities in Liberia, Albania, Mexico and Azerbaijan. This edition is in a good used condition overall. The cover has a few signs of wear and tear and the back cover has a slight crease.