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  • 1War of the Peasants —     War of the Peasants (1524 25)     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► War of the Peasants (1524 25)     A revolt of the peasants of southern and central Germany, the causes of which are disputed as a result of religious and political prejudice. At… …

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  • 2Conditions of Peace — is a book written by Edward Hallett Carr. In his 1942 book Conditions of Peace, Carr argued that it was a flawed economic system which had caused World War II, and that the only way of preventing another world war was for the Western powers to… …

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  • 3War — • In its juridical sense, a contention carried on by force of arms between sovereign states, or communities having in this regard the right of states Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. War     War …

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  • 4War crimes of the Wehrmacht — are those carried out by traditional German armed forces during World War II. While the principal perpetrators of the Holocaust amongst German armed forces were the Nazi German political armies (the SS Totenkopfverbände and particularly the… …

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  • 5War of the Spanish Succession — Philip V of Spain and the Duke of Vendôme commanded the Franco Spanish charge at the Battle of Villaviciosa by Jean Alaux (1840) …

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  • 6War of the Austrian Succession — The Battle of Fontenoy by Édouard Detaille. Oil on canvas …

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  • 7War in Vietnam (1945–1946) — War in Vietnam (1945 1946) Part of the Indochina Wars and the Cold War A Japanese off …

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  • 8War reparations — refer to the monetary compensation intended to cover damage or injury during a war. Generally, the term war reparations refers to money or goods changing hands, rather than such property transfers as the annexation of land.HistoryPre World War… …

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  • 9War crimes in Manchukuo — were committed during the rule of the Empire of Japan in northeast China, either directly, or through its puppet state of Manchukuo, from 1931 to 1945. Various war crimes have been alleged, but have received comparatively little historical… …

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  • 10War in the Age of Intelligent Machines — (1991) is a book by Manuel de Landa that traces the history of warfare and of technology. It is influenced in part by Michel Foucault s Discipline and Punish (1978), and also reinterprets the concepts of war machines and the machinic phylum,… …

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  • 11War in Europe (game) — War in Europe is a board wargame published by Simulations Publications, Inc. (SPI) in 1976. It was an expansion of a previously published wargame, War in the East . In order to allow players to focus on the war in western Europe and North Africa …

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  • 12War World — is a series of collaborative science fiction books set in the CoDominium universe of Jerry Pournelle, some novels co authored by Larry Niven and S. M. Stirling. It consists of five short story collections by various authors and two novels. Most… …

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  • 13WAR OF INDEPENDENCE — (Heb. מִלְחֶמֶת הָעַצְמָאוּת Milḥemet ha Aẓma ut, or מִלְחֶמֶת הַקּוֹמְמִיּוֹּת Milḥemet ha Komemiyyut, or מִלְחֶמֶת הַשִּׁחְרוּר Milḥemet ha Shiḥrur (the War of Liberation), war waged by the Jews of Palestine for survival, freedom, and political …

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  • 14war-game — [wôr′gām΄] vt. war gamed, war gaming to examine or plan by a war game vi. to engage in a war game * * * war game (wôrʹgām ) v. war ·gamed, war ·gam·ing, war ·games v. intr. To engage in a war game. v. tr. To simulate (a military operation or a… …

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  • 15War Order No. 154 — was issued during World War II at the end of November or the beginning of December 1939. It was the first explicit instruction by the German Navy (German: Kriegsmarine ) to use the tactics of unrestricted submarine warfare.The orderThe order was… …

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  • 16War of aggression — The larger overview and survey article on this topic is War. A war of aggression, sometimes also war of conquest, is a military conflict waged without the justification of self defense usually for territorial gain and subjugation. The phrase is… …

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  • 17War on Terror — Guerre contre le terrorisme La « guerre contre le terrorisme » ou « guerre contre la terreur » (« War on Terrorism », « War on Terror » ou « Global War on Terror », (GWOT)) est un concept… …

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  • 18War on terror — Guerre contre le terrorisme La « guerre contre le terrorisme » ou « guerre contre la terreur » (« War on Terrorism », « War on Terror » ou « Global War on Terror », (GWOT)) est un concept… …

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  • 19WAR AND WARFARE — TO THE DESTRUCTION OF THE FIRST TEMPLE The methods of offensive and defensive warfare developed side by side in the Ancient Near East. The development of weapons was dependent upon the supply of raw materials, such as stone, metal, and wood; the… …

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  • 20War on Drugs — For other uses, see War on Drugs (disambiguation). As part of the War on Drugs , the U.S. gives hundreds of millions of dollars per year of military aid to Colombia, which is used to combat leftist guerrilla groups such as FARC, who have been… …

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