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The Resource What if? : the world's foremost military historians imagine what might have been : essays, by Stephen E. Ambrose ... [et al.] ; edited by Robert Cowley

What if? : the world's foremost military historians imagine what might have been : essays, by Stephen E. Ambrose ... [et al.] ; edited by Robert Cowley

Label
What if? : the world's foremost military historians imagine what might have been : essays
Title
What if?
Title remainder
the world's foremost military historians imagine what might have been : essays
Statement of responsibility
by Stephen E. Ambrose ... [et al.] ; edited by Robert Cowley
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
What if? : the world's foremost military historians imagine what might have been : essays, by Stephen E. Ambrose ... [et al.] ; edited by Robert Cowley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Putnam, c1999
Contents
Infectious alternatives / William H. McNeill -- A good night's sleep can do wonders / Barbara N. Porter -- No glory that was Greece / Victor Davis Hanson -- Conquest denied / Josiah Ober -- Furor Teutonicus: The Teutoburg Forest, A.D. 9 / Lewis H. Lapham -- The Dark Ages made lighter / Barry S. Strauss -- The death that saved Europe / Cecelia Holland -- If only it had not been such a wet summer / Theodore K. Rabb -- The immolation of Hernan Cortes / Ross Hassig -- The repulse of the English fireships / Geoffrey Parker -- Unlikely victory / Thomas Fleming -- George Washington's gamble / Ira D. Gruber -- What the fog wrought / David McCullough -- Ruler of the world / Alistair Horne -- Napoleon wins at Waterloo / Caleb Carr -- If the lost order hadn't been lost / James M. McPherson -- A Confederate Cannae and other scenarios / Stephen W. Sears -- Vietnam in America, 1865 / Tom WIcker -- The what ifs of 1914 / Robert Cowley -- Bismarck's empire: Stillborn / James Chace -- Thanks, but no cigar / David Clay Large -- The armistice of desperation / Dennis E. Showalter -- How Hitler could have won the war ? John Keegan -- What a taxi driver wrought / WilliamsonMurray -- Triumph of the dictators / David Fromkin -- Our Midway disaster / Theodore F. Cook, Jr. -- The case of the missing carriers / Elihu Rose -- D Day fails / Stephen E. Ambrose -- The Soviet invasion of Japan / Robert Cowley -- Funeral in Berlin / David Clay Large -- China without tears / Arthur Waldron --A quagmire avoided? /Ted Morgan -- The end / Robert O'Connell
Control code
45132132
Dimensions
234 cm.
Edition
Berkley trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xiv, 395 p.
Isbn
9780425176429
Isbn Type
(pbk. : Berkley, 2000)
Other control number
9780425176429
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm45132132
Label
What if? : the world's foremost military historians imagine what might have been : essays, by Stephen E. Ambrose ... [et al.] ; edited by Robert Cowley
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Putnam, c1999
Contents
Infectious alternatives / William H. McNeill -- A good night's sleep can do wonders / Barbara N. Porter -- No glory that was Greece / Victor Davis Hanson -- Conquest denied / Josiah Ober -- Furor Teutonicus: The Teutoburg Forest, A.D. 9 / Lewis H. Lapham -- The Dark Ages made lighter / Barry S. Strauss -- The death that saved Europe / Cecelia Holland -- If only it had not been such a wet summer / Theodore K. Rabb -- The immolation of Hernan Cortes / Ross Hassig -- The repulse of the English fireships / Geoffrey Parker -- Unlikely victory / Thomas Fleming -- George Washington's gamble / Ira D. Gruber -- What the fog wrought / David McCullough -- Ruler of the world / Alistair Horne -- Napoleon wins at Waterloo / Caleb Carr -- If the lost order hadn't been lost / James M. McPherson -- A Confederate Cannae and other scenarios / Stephen W. Sears -- Vietnam in America, 1865 / Tom WIcker -- The what ifs of 1914 / Robert Cowley -- Bismarck's empire: Stillborn / James Chace -- Thanks, but no cigar / David Clay Large -- The armistice of desperation / Dennis E. Showalter -- How Hitler could have won the war ? John Keegan -- What a taxi driver wrought / WilliamsonMurray -- Triumph of the dictators / David Fromkin -- Our Midway disaster / Theodore F. Cook, Jr. -- The case of the missing carriers / Elihu Rose -- D Day fails / Stephen E. Ambrose -- The Soviet invasion of Japan / Robert Cowley -- Funeral in Berlin / David Clay Large -- China without tears / Arthur Waldron --A quagmire avoided? /Ted Morgan -- The end / Robert O'Connell
Control code
45132132
Dimensions
234 cm.
Edition
Berkley trade pbk. ed.
Extent
xiv, 395 p.
Isbn
9780425176429
Isbn Type
(pbk. : Berkley, 2000)
Other control number
9780425176429
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm45132132

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