A Guide to Battles

Decisive Conflicts in History
by Richard Holmes & Martin Marix Evans
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Publisher: OUP Oxford

Series: The Oxford Reference Collection

Publication Date: May 31, 2016

ISBN: 9780191501173

Binding: Kobo eBook

Availability: eBook

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This fascinating book tells the stories of the most dramatic, memorable, and important conflicts in world history, from Agincourt, Lepanto, and Trafalgar, to Gettysburg, Stalingrad, and the Somme. It begins with the battle of Megiddo fought by the ancient Egyptians and takes the reader through to the Second Gulf War of 2003. On the way it encompasses almost 300 battles from around the world - from the Middle East, Asia, and Africa, to Europe and the Americas.