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Arrogant Armies: Great Military Disasters and the Generals Behind Them

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Nothing goes wrong quite so dramatically as a disastrous military expedition.--from the Introduction

ARROGANT ARMIES

Spanning more than two hundred years of martial adventurism, aggression, and outright blundering, Arrogant Armies chronicles the profoundly misguided and utterly calamitous military expeditions of the great empire builders and overconfident expeditionary force
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Hardcover, 314 pages
Published April 1st 1996 by Wiley (first published 1996)
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A great look at some of the foolishness and pride of men at war or men in power.
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