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Battles that changed American history : 100 of the greatest victories and defeats

Author: Spencer Tucker
Publisher: Santa Barbara, California : ABC-CLIO, [2014] ß2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Spanning more than 500 years of military events, the book begins its coverage with the Battle of Mabila in 1540 during the Age of Discovery and ends with the Second Battle of Falluja during the Iraq War/Insurgency in 2004. The 100 battles spotlighted in this work are deemed to have had the greatest impact on American history.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Military history
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Tucker, Spencer.
Battles That Changed American History.
Santa Barbara : ABC-CLIO, ©2014
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Spencer Tucker
ISBN: 9781440828621 1440828628 1306797829 9781306797825
OCLC Number: 880409434
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 355 pages) : illustrations
Contents: List of entries --
Preface --
Battles --
Bibliography --
Index --
About the author.
Responsibility: Spencer C. Tucker.

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A fascinating and informative analysis by a distinguished military historian of the 100 most influential battles in American history, presented in an accessible, ready-reference format.  Read more...

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