Twenty Decisive Battles of the World

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William S. Konecky Associates, Incorporated, 2004 - Battles - 384 pages
Includes material on the battles of Marathon, Syracuse, Arbela, the Metaurus, Teutoburger Wold, Ch^alons, Tours, Hastings, Orleans, the Armada, Blenheim, Poltava, Saratoga, Valmy, Waterloo, Vicksburg, Sadowa, First Marne, Midway, and Stalingrad.

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The Battle of Marathon 490 B C
Defeat of the Athenians at Syracuse 415413 B C
The Battle of Arbela 331 B C

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Joseph Mitchell came to New York City in 1929 from a small town in North Carolina. He was twenty-one years old. He worked as a reporter & feature writer--for "The World", "The Herald Tribune", & "The World Telegram"--for eight years, & then went to "The New Yorker", where he remained until his death in 1996.

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