100 Decisive Battles

Author: Paul K. Davis
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195143669
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Surveys the one hundred most decisive battles in world history from the Battle of Megiddo in 1469 B.C. to Desert Storm, 1991.


Author: Paul K. Davis
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 0195219309
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Thoroughly examining the actions of both the attackers and the defenders, the book explores the motivations of both, and strategically surveys the technical and tactical innovations and conditions both inside besieged positions and in the ...

Masters Of The Battlefield

Author: Paul K. Davis
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199711755
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Masters of the Battlefield tells the stories of men who defined eras, reshaped nations, and who, through the introduction of new weapons and tactics, revolutionized the nature of warfare.

The Galleys At Lepanto

Author: Jack Beeching
Publisher: Macmillan Reference USA
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Depicts the sixteenth-century battle between the forces of Christianity and the Ottoman Empire for the control of the Mediterranean Sea

The Jewish Revolts Against Rome A D 66 135

Author: James J. Bloom
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786460202
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During the first and second centuries A.D., the supremacy of the Roman Empire was aggressively challenged by three Jewish rebellions.

The Wars Of Napoleon

Author: Albert Sidney Britt
Publisher: Square One Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 9780757001543
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Here is a brilliant analysis of Napoleon's military strenths and weaknesses, as well as his many opponents' failures in the face of battle.

Author: Jared M. Diamond
ISBN: 9789747799149
Size: 54.62 MB
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Battles Of The Great Commanders

Author: Anthony Livesey
Publisher: Michael Joseph
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"Twenty famous victories, won by some of the most outstanding field commanders in history, are ... portrayed in this ... book.

Philip Of Macedon

Author: N. G. L. Hammond
Publisher: Bristol Classical Press
ISBN: 9780715628294
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This book gives full attention to the Macedonian state and the Macedonian people who made Philip's success possible, and to the high level of culture and of artistic skills revealed by recent archaeological discoveries.