Published March 9, 2001 by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
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In Battling the Elements, geographer Harold A. Winters and former U.S. Army officers Gerald E. Galloway Jr., William J. Reynolds, and David W. Rhyne, examine the connections between major battles in world history and their geographic components, revealing what role factors such as weather, climate, terrain, soil, and vegetation have played in combat.
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Battling the Elements: Weather and Terrain in the Conduct of War. Military geographer Winters and his contributors (geographers and retired military officers) use specific case studies to illustrate the importance in military operations of five elements of physical geography: weather, climate, terrain, soil and vegetation.
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