Shop now Shop Clothing clo_fly_aw15_NA_shoes Shop All Shop All Amazon Fashion Cloud Drive Photos Shop Amazon Fire TV Shop now Shop Fire HD 6 Shop Kindle Voyage Shop Now Shop now
War of Austrian Succession 1740-1748, The and over 2 million other books are available for Amazon Kindle . Learn more
FREE Delivery in the UK.
In stock.
Dispatched from and sold by Amazon.
Gift-wrap available.
Quantity:1
The War of Austrian Succe... has been added to your Basket
Condition: Used: Good
Comment: This item will be fulfilled same day by Amazon, is eligible for Amazon's FREE Super Saver/Prime Delivery in the UK and 24/7 Customer Service. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact although there may be some minor wear to the spine.
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

The War of Austrian Succession 1740-1748 (Modern Wars In Perspective) Paperback – 23 Jan 1995

1 customer review

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price New from Used from
Kindle Edition
"Please retry"
Paperback
"Please retry"
£20.99
£19.99 £4.67
£20.99 FREE Delivery in the UK. In stock. Dispatched from and sold by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.

Special Offers and Product Promotions

  • Save £20 on Amazon.co.uk with the aqua Classic card. Get an initial credit line of £250-£1,200 and build your credit rating. Representative 32.9% APR (variable). Subject to term and conditions. Learn more.

Frequently Bought Together

  • The War of Austrian Succession 1740-1748 (Modern Wars In Perspective)
  • +
  • The Global Seven Years War 1754-1763: Britain and France in a Great Power Contest (Modern Wars In Perspective)
Total price: £50.98
Buy the selected items together



Product details

  • Paperback: 260 pages
  • Publisher: Routledge; 1 edition (23 Jan. 1995)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 058205950X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0582059504
  • Product Dimensions: 14 x 15.9 x 21.6 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 480,153 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • See Complete Table of Contents

More About the Author

Discover books, learn about writers, and more.

Product Description

Review

'It is unlikely that such a lucid, scholarly but concise account will ever be bettered'

Times Literary Supplement

'A solid narrative by one of Britains most distinguished eighteenth century scholars'

International History Review


Inside This Book

(Learn More)
Browse Sample Pages
Front Cover | Copyright | Table of Contents | Excerpt | Index
Search inside this book:

What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5 stars
5 star
1
4 star
0
3 star
0
2 star
0
1 star
0
See the customer review
Share your thoughts with other customers

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By M. Baerends on 4 Nov. 2014
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
Is it possible to do justice to such a complex war, with many different combatants (the number varying over time) and with so many different theaters, in a book of barely over 200 pages? Yes, it is, as M.S. Anderson has admirably proven. His writing is clear and crisp, he is obviously very knowledgeable and most importantly he knows exactly how to enlighten the reader in the most efficient manner.
Having already provided an extremely good and complete overview of the war itself, he even finds space within this compact book to expand on 18th century warfare, and its impact on society, in general. In summary, this is an excellent book which I would most highly recommend.
Given that there is another book (by Reed Browning) about the same war, some comparison needs to be made. I would say they are equally good - if you have a bit more time, go for Browning (he describes the battles in more detail, a part Anderson had to sacrifice), if you do not, go for this one. Well, in fact, why not read both.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

Most Helpful Customer Reviews on Amazon.com (beta)

Amazon.com: 1 review
1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
Staggeringly stupid price for a kindle book 5 Feb. 2015
By D. Rimkunas - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Kindle Edition
Staggeringly stupid price for a kindle book. Who comes up with this. Anyway, the CONTENT of the book(in paper) is staggeringly good and lucidly written. Buy it for a fraction of this price.
Was this review helpful? Let us know


Feedback