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1. Diamond, Jared. Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies. New York: W. W. Norton & Company, 2005, pp. 67-113.
http://reserves.vmi.edu/clarkema/guns_germs_and_steel.pdf

2. Yuval Noah Harari, Sapiens, "Chapter 2: The Tree of Knowledge", New York: Perennial, 2015, pp. 20-39.
http://reserves.vmi.edu/clarkema/sapiens_ch2_20-39.pdf

3. Gnirs, Andrea. “Chapter 4: Ancient Egypt.” Essay. In War and Society in the Ancient and Medieval Worlds: Asia, Europe, and Mesoamerica, edited by Kurt Raaflaub and Nathan Rosenstein, 71–93. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 1999.
http://reserves.vmi.edu/clarkema/war_and_society_71-93.pdf

4. Watkins, Trevor. “The Beginnings of Warfare.” In Warfare in the Ancient World, edited by John Hackett, 15-35. New York: Facts on File, 1989.
http://reserves.vmi.edu/clarkema/warfare_in_the_ancient.pdf

5. Melville, Sarah C. “Chapter 2: The Last Campaign: The Assyrian Way of War and the Collapse of the Empire.” In Warfare and Culture in World History, edited by Wayne E. Lee, 13–33. New York: New York University Press, 2011
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http://reserves.vmi.edu/clarkema/warfare_and_culture.pdf

6. Kagan, Donald, and Alvin Bernstein. “Chapter 2: Athenian Strategy in the Peloponnesian War.” In The Making of Strategy: Rulers, States, and War, edited by Williamson Murray and MacGregor Knox, 24–55. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1994.
http://reserves.vmi.edu/clarkema/making_of_strategy.pdf

7. Lacey, James. “Chapter 2: The Grand Strategy of the Roman Empire.” In Successful Strategies: Triumphing in War and Peace from Antiquity to the Present, edited by Williamson Murray and Richard Hart Sinnreich, 38–64. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2014.
http://reserves.vmi.edu/clarkema/successful_strategies.pdf

8. Rogers, Clifford J.  “Chapter 2: As if a New Sun Had Arisen: England’s Fourteenth-Century RMA” In The Dynamics of Military Revolution, ed. by MacGregor Knox and Williamson Murray, 15-34. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2001.
 http://reserves.vmi.edu/clarkema/dynamics_of_military_revolution_15-34.pdf

9. Christopher Allmand, “Chapter 5: New Weapons, New Tactics,” in Geoffrey Parker ed., The Cambridge History of Warfare, New York: Cambridge University Press, 2005, pp. 84-100. 
http://reserves.vmi.edu/clarkema/cambridge_history_of_warfare_ch5_84-100.pdf

10. Aslan, Reza. No God but God: The Origins, Evolution, and Future of Islam, 55–90. New York: Random House Trade Paperbacks, 2006.http://reserves.vmi.edu/clarkema/no_god_but_god_55-90.pdf

11. Parker, Geoffrey.  The Military Revolution, 2nd edition, 115-145.  Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1996. http://reserves.vmi.edu/clarkema/military_revolution_115-145.pdf

12. Ágoston, Gábor.  Guns for the Sultan, 15-38.  Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2005.http://reserves.vmi.edu/clarkema/guns_for_the_sultan.pdf


13. Gilbert, Felix, “Chapter 1: Machiavelli: The Renaissance of the Art of War.” In Makers of Modern Strategy, edited by Peter Pare, 11–31. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1986.
http://reserves.vmi.edu/clarkema/makers_of_modern_strategy.pdf

14. Huntington, Samuel P. “Chapter 2: Civilizations in History and Today.” In The Clash of Civilizations and the Remaking of World Order. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1996, pp. 40-55.
http://reserves.vmi.edu/clarkema/clash_of_civilizations_40-55.pdf