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Battlefields then & now

Author: John Man; Timothy Newark
Publisher: Edison, N.J. : Chartwell, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Provides a fresh insight into the sites of some of history's greatest conflicts. By overlaying modern photographs of the battlefield with dramatic reconstructions of ten of the key battles, it compares in a unique way scenes of struggle and heroism with the often pastoral site today"--Page 4 of cover.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Man; Timothy Newark
ISBN: 0785814442 9780785814443
OCLC Number: 48898456
Notes: Some pages consist of illustrations on transparant plastic which overlay portions of modern photographs of the battlefields which appear on the following page. Spiral bound within casing.
Includes index.
Description: 144 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 23 x 24 cm
Contents: Gaugamela --
Alesia --
Hastings --
Constantinople --
Nagashino --
Naseby --
Waterloo --
Alamo --
Antietam --
Gettysburg --
Rorke's Drift --
Gallipoli --
The Somme --
Cambrai --
Pearl Harbor --
El Alamein --
Stalingrad --
Omaha --
Iwo Jima --
Berlin --
Khe Sanh --
Desert Storm.
Other Titles: Battlefields then and now
Responsibility: John Man, Tim Newark.

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"Provides a fresh insight into the sites of some of history's greatest conflicts. By overlaying modern photographs of the battlefield with dramatic reconstructions of ten of the key battles, it compares in a unique way scenes of struggle and heroism with the often pastoral site today"--Page 4 of cover.

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