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Dictionary of battles and sieges : a guide to 8,500 battles from antiquity through the Twenty-first century

Author: Tony Jaques; Dennis E Showalter
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Alphabetically arranged entries cover 8,500 battles, from the Battle of Megiddo in 1468 BC to the American invasion of Iraq.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
History
Encyclopédies
uppslagsverk
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Jaques; Dennis E Showalter
ISBN: 9780313335365 0313335362 9780313335372 0313335370 9780313335389 0313335389 9780313335396 0313335397
OCLC Number: 68786744
Notes: Tony Jaques is a New Zealand author.
Awards: Winner of Library Journal 2006 Best Reference 2006 (United States)
Description: 3 volumes ; 26 cm
Contents: V. 1. A-E --
v. 2. F-O --
v. 3. P-Z.
Responsibility: Tony Jaques ; foreword by Dennis Showalter.

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Covering East Asia, South Asia, Eurasia, Europe, Africa, Mesoamerica, and North and South America, this title features battles from wars great and small, including Egyptian-Syrian Wars (1468 BC);  Read more...

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