100 Decisive Battles: From Ancient Times to the Present

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ABC-CLIO, Jan 1, 1999 - History - 462 pages
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What if the Saxons had triumphed over the Normans at the Battle of Hastings? If Washington had lost the Battle of Trenton? If Lee had won at Gettysburg? If the Germans had held the Allies at bay in Normandy? The world would certainly be a very different place today.

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This is a set of 3-4 page profiles of one hundred battles listed chronologically. Starting circa 1500 BC with the battle Megiddo and ending at Desert Storm, the book covers a wide range of conflicts ... Read full review


Megiddo 1479 B C
Syracuse 415413 B C
Gaugamela Arbela 331 B C

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Paul K. Davis is Lecturer at the University of Texas and at St. Mary's University in San Antonio.

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