from Vikram Jain Books

New Arrivals

No cover image available

Prompt and Utter Destruction: Truman and the Use of Atomic Bombs against Japan (Third Edition)

by J. Samuel Walker

Seller
Vikram Jain Books
Published
2017
Condition
New
Edition
3rd edition
ISBN
9789381406717
Item Price
£13.47

Show Details

Description:
Dev Publishers & Distributors, 2017. 3rd edition. Softcover. New. In this concise account of why America used atomic bombs against Japan in 1945, J. Samuel Walker analyzes the reasons behind President Truman’s most controversial decision. Delineating what was known and not known by American leaders at the time, Walker evaluates the options available for ending the war with… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£13.47
No cover image available

History of the War in Afghanistan, 2 Vols

by John William Kaye

Seller
Vikram Jain Books
Published
1999
Condition
New
ISBN
9788187226086
Item Price
£73.07

Show Details

Description:
Shubhi Publications, 1999. Hardcover. New. The book is a collection of unpublished letters and Journals of political and military officers employed in Afghanistan throughout the entire period of the war. The author was in India during the period of war, but he never took even the humblest part in any of the events related to war but promises… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£73.07
No cover image available

Journey to Unknown India

by Walther Eidlitz

Seller
Vikram Jain Books
Published
1999
Condition
New
ISBN
9781886069220
Item Price
£10.74

Show Details

Description:
Mandala Publishing, 1999. Softcover. New. The true story of the spiritual journey of Austrian born Walther Eidlitz from World War II to the Himalayas in search of truth. After an incredible journey of extraordinary events, Eidlitz finds his spiritual master when he becomes imprisoned in a British `alien enemies` camp in Calcutta. Printed Pages: 194. NA
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£10.74
No cover image available

A Wounded Afghanistan: Communism, Fundamentalism and Democracy

by K.B. Usha

Seller
Vikram Jain Books
Published
2004
Condition
New
ISBN
9788182900202
Item Price
£30.29

Show Details

Description:
Shubhi Publications, 2004. Hardcover. New. This book ‘A Wounded Afghanistan: Communism, Fundamentalism and Democracy’ examines the impact of foreign interventions since 1979 on the socio-political developments of Afghanistan and the circumstances, which made it the epicenter of terrorism. The strategic location of Afghanistan in central Asia and its closeness to Eurasia led to geopolitical rivalry for resource loot… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£30.29
No cover image available

Strategy Makers: Thoughts on War and Society from Machiavelli to Clausewitz

by Beatrice Heuser

Seller
Vikram Jain Books
Published
2012
Condition
New
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9788182746220
Item Price
£27.07

Show Details

Description:
Pentagon Press, 2012. First edition. Hardcover. New. 16 x 24 cm. Today`s military strategists and tacticians may be familiar with the writings and teachings of Carl von Clausewitz, but The Strategy Makers: Thoughts on War and Society, 1650-1850 reintroduces readers to the lives and writings of those whose contributions to the study of war and society are just… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£27.07
No cover image available

The Mughal Strategy of War

by Abdul Sabahuddin,Rajshree Shukla

Seller
Vikram Jain Books
Published
2003
Condition
New
ISBN
9788187746997
Item Price
£16.75

Show Details

Description:
Global Vision Publishing House, 2003. Hardcover. New. In this book “The Mughal Strategy of War”, for the first time an attempt has been taken to systematise the military knowledge and art of war during Mughal period. The book having two parts, deals with battle order, war council, and conduct a war (1st Part) along with the offensive and… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£16.75
No cover image available

Insurgency and Counter-Insurgency in Iraq

by Ahmed S. Hashim

Seller
Vikram Jain Books
Published
2006
Condition
New
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9781850657958
Item Price
£27.25

Show Details

Description:
Cambridge University Press/Hurst Publication, 2006. First edition. Hardcover. New. In this sobering account of the ongoing violence in Iraq, Ahmed Hashim, a specialist on Middle Eastern startegic issues and irregular warfare, reveals the insurgents behind the widespread revolt, their motives, and their tactics. The insurgency, he shows, is not a united movement directed by a leadership with a… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£27.25
No cover image available

Peace and Bread in Time of War (Nobel Laureate of Peace Laura Jane Addams)

by Laura Jane Addams

Seller
Vikram Jain Books
Published
2002
Condition
New
ISBN
9788187746287
Item Price
£23.12

Show Details

Description:
Global Vision Publishing House, 2002. Hardcover. New. In her book Peace and Bread in Time of WarâEUR?, Jane Addams has described her efforts for world peace during the First World War and its impacts on common people who are in need of peace and bread. This book has been classified into following chapters: At the Beginning of the… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£23.12
No cover image available

Kargil Revisited: Images and Perceptions of Kargil War After 10 Years

by M. Neelamalar

Seller
Vikram Jain Books
Published
2011
Condition
New
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9788182902138
Item Price
£30.29

Show Details

Description:
Shubhi Publications, 2011. First edition. Hardcover. New. The Kargil War-fought by the Indian Army with Pakistani infiltrators in 1999-occupies an important place in the history of India. The entire nation wept as well as saluted the sacrifices of its soldiers and officers. From children to prisoners contributed to the Kargil Relief Fund. Blood Donation camps were conducted throughout… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£30.29
No cover image available

The Dogra Rulers of Jammu and Kashmir

by Sat Prakash Suri

Seller
Vikram Jain Books
Published
2011
Condition
New
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9788182902435
Item Price
£27.25

Show Details

Description:
Shubhi Publications, 2011. First edition. Hardcover. New. Jammu & Kashmir State as it stood on the map of India at the time of partition was founded by Maharaja Gulab Singh towards the middle of 19th century by virtue of the Amritsar Treaty executed on 16th March, 1846, between Gulab Singh in person and the representatives of the British… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£27.25
No cover image available

Kashmir in the Shadow of War: Regional Rivalries in a Nuclear Age

by Robert G. Wirsing

Seller
Vikram Jain Books
Published
2004
Condition
New
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9788188817214
Item Price
£28.93

Show Details

Description:
Shubhi Publications, 2004. First edition. Hardcover. New. This book reexamines the Indian-Pakistani conflict over Kashmir in its current, war-threatening context. The focus of the study is on the period from the effective nuclearization of the dispute in 1998 through to the recent introduction of US troops into the region in connection with the war in Afghanistan. The chapters… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£28.93
No cover image available

A War Nobody Won: The Sino-Vietnam War 1979

by Col Harjeet Singh

Seller
Vikram Jain Books
Published
2015
Condition
New
ISBN
9788182748613
Item Price
£21.63

Show Details

Description:
Pentagon Press, 2015. Hardcover. New. 16 x 24 cm. In early 1979 China invaded Vietnam, in the words of the Chinese leadership; to “teach Vietnam a lesson” it would not soon forget. Despite Beijing`s claim of victory, in defence of China`s security the war did not proceed as well as it had expected and the People`s Liberation Army… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£21.63
No cover image available

Discussions on War and Human Aggression

by R. Dale Givens & Martin A. Nettleship (Eds)

Seller
Vikram Jain Books
Published
1976
Condition
New
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9789027977892
Item Price
£219.72

Show Details

Description:
Mouton Publishers, 1976. First edition. Hardcover. New. 16 x 24 cm. Printed Pages: 247. NA
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£219.72
No cover image available

Journey to Unknown India

by Walther Eidlitz

Seller
Vikram Jain Books
Published
1999
Condition
New
ISBN
9781886069220
Item Price
£10.74

Show Details

Description:
Mandala Publishing, 1999. Softcover. New. The true story of the spiritual journey of Austrian born Walther Eidlitz from World War II to the Himalayas in search of truth. After an incredible journey of extraordinary events, Eidlitz finds his spiritual master when he becomes imprisoned in a British `alien enemies` camp in Calcutta. Printed Pages: 194. NA
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£10.74
No cover image available

Discussions on War and Human Aggression

by R. Dale Givens & Martin A. Nettleship (Eds)

Seller
Vikram Jain Books
Published
1976
Condition
New
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9789027977892
Item Price
£219.72

Show Details

Description:
Mouton Publishers, 1976. First edition. Hardcover. New. 16 x 24 cm. Printed Pages: 247. NA
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£219.72
No cover image available

Peace and Bread in Time of War (Nobel Laureate of Peace Laura Jane Addams)

by Laura Jane Addams

Seller
Vikram Jain Books
Published
2002
Condition
New
ISBN
9788187746287
Item Price
£23.12

Show Details

Description:
Global Vision Publishing House, 2002. Hardcover. New. In her book Peace and Bread in Time of War̢EUR?, Jane Addams has described her efforts for world peace during the First World War and its impacts on common people who are in need of peace and bread. This book has been classified into following chapters: At the Beginning of the… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£23.12
No cover image available

Prompt and Utter Destruction: Truman and the Use of Atomic Bombs against Japan (Third Edition)

by J. Samuel Walker

Seller
Vikram Jain Books
Published
2017
Condition
New
Edition
3rd edition
ISBN
9789381406717
Item Price
£13.47

Show Details

Description:
Dev Publishers & Distributors, 2017. 3rd edition. Softcover. New. In this concise account of why America used atomic bombs against Japan in 1945, J. Samuel Walker analyzes the reasons behind President Truman‰Ûªs most controversial decision. Delineating what was known and not known by American leaders at the time, Walker evaluates the options available for ending the war with… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£13.47
No cover image available

A War Nobody Won: The Sino-Vietnam War 1979

by Col Harjeet Singh

Seller
Vikram Jain Books
Published
2015
Condition
New
ISBN
9788182748613
Item Price
£21.63

Show Details

Description:
Pentagon Press, 2015. Hardcover. New. 16 x 24 cm. In early 1979 China invaded Vietnam, in the words of the Chinese leadership; to ‰ÛÏteach Vietnam a lesson‰Û it would not soon forget. Despite Beijing`s claim of victory, in defence of China`s security the war did not proceed as well as it had expected and the People`s Liberation Army… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£21.63
No cover image available

Strategy Makers: Thoughts on War and Society from Machiavelli to Clausewitz

by Beatrice Heuser

Seller
Vikram Jain Books
Published
2012
Condition
New
Edition
First edition
ISBN
9788182746220
Item Price
£27.07

Show Details

Description:
Pentagon Press, 2012. First edition. Hardcover. New. 16 x 24 cm. Today`s military strategists and tacticians may be familiar with the writings and teachings of Carl von Clausewitz, but The Strategy Makers: Thoughts on War and Society, 1650-1850 reintroduces readers to the lives and writings of those whose contributions to the study of war and society are just… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£27.07