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By William Weir

ISBN-10: 0760766096

ISBN-13: 9780760766095

ISBN-10: 1593161050

ISBN-13: 9781593161057

ISBN-10: 1682617645

ISBN-13: 9781682617649

An very important examine the army conflicts that almost all altered the process historical past.

Rather than celebrating battle, 50 Battles that modified the World seems to be on the clashes the writer believes have had the main profound impression on international heritage. Ranked so as in their relevance to the fashionable international, those struggles variety from the traditional prior to the current day and span the globe time and again over.

Some of the battles during this publication are wide-spread to us all—Bunker Hill, which avoided the yank Revolution from being stillborn, and Marathon, which saved the world's first democracy alive. Others will be much less familiar—the naval conflict at Diu (on the Indian Coast), which resulted in the ascendancy of Western Civilization and the invention of the USA, and Yarmuk, which made attainable the unfold of Islam from Morocco to the Philippines.

With outstanding debts of either recognized and lesser-known clashes, 50 Battles offers remarkable perception into the battles that formed civilization as we all know it.

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