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Moment of battle : the twenty clashes that changed the world /

Main Author: Lacey, James, Dr.
Other Authors: Murray, Williamson.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Bantam Books, 2013
Edition: 1st ed.
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Contents: Marathon : Athens saves Western civilization (490 B.C.) --Gaugamela : Alexander creates a new world (311 B.C.) -- Zama : an empire in the balance (202 B.C.) --Teutoburger Wald : the division of Europe (A.D. 9) --Adrianople : the end of Roman supremacy (A.D. 378) --Yarmuk : the Islamic conquest begins (636) --Hastings : the remaking of Europe (1066) --The Spanish Armada : miracle at sea (1588) --Breitenfeld : the creation of modern war (1631) --Annus mirabilis : the rise of British supremacy (1759) --Saratoga : the victory of Amateurs (1777) --Trafalgar : Napoleon's plans thwarted (1805) --Vicksburg : breaking the Confederacy (1863) --The Marne : the end of old Europe (1914) --The Battle of Britain : the Nazis stopped (1940) -- Midway : Imperial Japan stopped (1942) --Kursk : the end of the Drang Nach Osten (1943) --Normandy : the death knell for Nazi Germany (1944) --Dien Bien Phu : imperialism defeated (1954) --Objective peach : the drive for Baghdad (2003).
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