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Battles that changed history : an encyclopedia of world conflict

Author: Spencer Tucker
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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While some may feel that "war is not the answer," conflicts of epic proportions do shape world history and influence much wider events. Indeed, these critical events of the past offer valuable lessons for our present and future, particularly as several wars with global significance continue around the world.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Encyclopedias
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Tucker, Spencer, 1937-
Battles that changed history.
Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, ©2010
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Spencer Tucker
ISBN: 159884430X 9781598844306 1598844296 9781598844290
OCLC Number: 703228471
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 655 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of Battles; Preface; Battles of Megiddo; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: Spencer C. Tucker.

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This encyclopedic collection of more than 200 of the most decisive and important battles throughout world history gets a fresh interpretation by a noted military historian.  Read more...

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