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The greatest battles in history : an encyclopedia of classic warfare from Megiddo to Waterloo / general editor : Jack Watkins.

Watkins, Jack editor. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 355.409 GRE (Text) 78731000508511 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781782746416
  • ISBN: 1782745440
  • Physical Description: 320 pages : illustration (chiefly color), maps ; 27cm.
  • Publisher: London : Amber Books, 2018.

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General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The ancient world -- The medieval period -- The early modern period -- The wars of the revolution.
Summary, etc.:
Civilizations have been fighting each other for thousands of years. Some might say civilizations have left few traces except descriptions of their greatest martial endeavours and some ancient conflicts remain unresolved today. 'The Greatest Battles in History' is an illustrated reference work to the key wars and battles fought from ancient times up to the Battle of Waterloo in 1815. Arranged in chronological order from the early Middle Eastern conflicts such as Megiddo and Kadesh through to the Napoleonic Wars, each entry includes full-colour illustrations - either maps or artworks - as well as information boxes containing key facts and figures and a description of the context, the course of battle and the conflict's aftermath.
Subject: Battles > History > Encyclopedias.
War > History > Encyclopedias.
World history.

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