Military Mobilities in an Age of Global War, 1870-1945

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Type Article
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)53-60
Number of pages8
JournalJournal of Historical Geography
Early online date17 Jul 2017
Publication statusPublished - 01 Oct 2017
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Argues for the importance of combining mobility studies with critical military history.•Argues that mobility is central to strategic, military and geopolitical imaginations.•Reveals how civilian and military knowledges, infrastructures and movements are often entwined.•Demonstrates how military moorings are frequently dynamic and mobile.•Shows how mobilities are choreographed and disciplined by military authorities.


  • military, mobilities, moorings, infrastructure, bodies, practices