Battles That Changed History: Encyclopedia World Conflict, 1st Edition

  • Spencer C. Tucker Texas Christian University
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  • ISBN-10: 159884430X
  • ISBN-13: 9781598844306
  • DDC: 355.4
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 550 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released March 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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Overview

Presents over two hundred battles that changed the course of history, including the date, place, participants, and the historical significance of each conflict.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
List of Battles.
Preface.
1: Battles that Changed History.
2: Battle of Megiddo.
3: Battle of Kadesh.
4: Siege of Troy.
5: Battle of Thymbra.
6: Siege of Babylon.
7: Battle of Marathon.
8: Battle of Thermopylae.
9: Battle of Salamis.
10: Battles of Plataea and Mycale.
11: Siege of Plataea.
12: Siege of Syracuse.
13: Siege of Veii.
14: Battle of Leuctra.
15: Battle of Chaeronea.
16: Battle of the Granicus.
17: Battle of Issus.
18: Sieges of Tyre and Gaza.
19: Battle of Gaugamela.
20: Battle of Ipsus.
21: Battle of Cannae.
22: Siege of Syracuse.
23: Battle of the Metaurus River.
24: Battle of Zama.
25: Battle of Gaixia.
26: Battle of Pydna.
27: Siege of Carthage.
28: Siege of Alesia.
29: Battle of Pharsalus.
30: Battle of Actium.
31: Battle of the Teutoburg Forest.
32: Battle of Beth-Horon.
33: Battle of the Milvian Bridge.
34: Battle of Adrianople.
35: Battle of Châlons.
36: Battle of Tricameron.
37: Battle of Badr.
38: Battle of Yarmouk River.
39: Siege of Constantinople.
40: Battle of Tours.
41: Siege of Pavia.
42: Battle of Lechfeld.
43: Battle of Hastings.
44: Battle of Manzikert.
45: Siege of Jerusalem.
46: Battle of Hattin.
47: Siege of Acre.
48: Second Battle of Taraori.
49: Battle of Bouvines.
50: Battle of the Sajó River.
51: Battle of Hakata Bay.
52: Battle of Bannockburn.
53: Battle of Sluys.
54: Battle of Crécy.
55: Battle of Poitiers.
56: Battle of Kosovo.
57: Battle of Ankara.
58: Battle of Agincourt.
59: Siege of Orléans.
60: Siege of Constantinople.
61: Battle of Bosworth Field.
62: Siege of Granada.
63: Battle of Flodden Field.
64: Siege of Tenochtitlán.
65: Siege of Rhodes.
66: Battle of Pavia.
67: Battle of Panipat.
68: Battle of Mohács.
69: Siege of Vienna.
70: Battle of Cajamarca.
71: Siege of Malta.
72: Battle of Lepanto.
73: Siege of Antwerp.
74: Spanish Armada.
75: Battle of Sekigahara.
76: Siege of Breda.
77: Siege of La Rochelle.
78: Battle of Breitenfeld.
79: Battle of Lützen.
80: Battle of Nördlingen.
81: Battle of Rocroi.
82: Battle of Shanhaiguan.
83: Battle of Marston Moor.
84: Battle of Naseby.
85: Battle of Portland.
86: Battle of the Dunes.
87: Siege and Battle of Vienna.
88: Battle of Blenheim.
89: Battle of Ramillies.
90: Battle of Poltava.
91: Battle of Belgrade.
92: Battle of Culloden.
93: Battle of Rossbach.
94: Battle of Leuthen.
95: Battle of Plassey.
96: Battle of the Plains of Abraham.
97: Battle of Lake Champlain.
98: Battle of Trenton.
99: Battles of Saratoga.
100: Battle of the Chesapeake.
101: Siege of Yorktown.
102: Battle of the Saints.
103: Battle of Hanoi.
104: Battle of Valmy.
105: British Capture of Toulon.
106: Battle of Fallen Timbers.
107: Battle of Rivoli.
108: Battle of Cape St. Vincent.
109: Battle of the Nile.
110: Battle of Hohenlinden.
111: First Battle of Copenhagen.
112: Battle of Trafalgar.
113: Battle of Austerlitz.
114: Battles of Jena and Auerstädt.
115: Sieges of Zaragoza.
116: Battle of Tippecanoe.
117: Battle of Borodino.
118: Battle of Lake Erie.
119: Battle of Leipzig.
120: Battles of Lake Champlain and Plattsburgh.
121: Battle of Waterloo.
122: Battle of Ayacucho.
123: Battle of Navarino Bay.
124: Battle of Mexico City.
125: Battle of Nanjing.
126: Battle of Sinop.
127: Battle of Inkerman.
128: Siege of Sevastopol.
129: Battle of Kinburn.
130: Battle of Solferino.
131: Battle of Hampton Roads.
132: Battle of Antietam.
133: Battle of Chancellorsville.
134: Battle of Gettysburg.
135: Siege of Vicksburg.
136: Battle of Mobile Bay.
137: Battle of Königgrätz.
138: Battle of Lissa.
139: Battle of Gravelotte-St. Privat.
140: Battle of Sedan.
141: Siege of Paris.
142: Siege of Pleven.
143: Battle of Tel el Kebir.
144: Battle of the Yellow Sea.
145: Battle of Manila Bay.
146: Battle of Omdurman.
147: Siege of Beijing.
148: Siege of Port Arthur.
149: Battle of Mukden.
150: Battle of Tsushima.
151: Siege of Liège.
152: Battle of Tannenberg.
153: First Battle of the Marne.
154: Dardanelles Campaign.
155: Gallipoli Campaign.
156: Second Battle of Ypres.
157: Siege of Kut.
158: Battle of Verdun.
159: Battle of the Somme.
160: Battle of Jutland.
161: Brusilov Offensive.
162: Battle of Caporetto.
163: Battle of Cambrai.
164: Ludendorff Offensive.
165: Second Battle of the Marne.
166: Battle for Warsaw.
167: Siege of the Alcázar.
168: Guernica Bombing.
169: Battle of Shanghai.
170: Battle of the Ebro.
171: Dunkirk Evacuation.
172: Battle of Britain.
173: Battle of Taranto.
174: Battle of Crete.
175: Siege of Leningrad.
176: Battle of Moscow.
177: Pearl Harbor Attack.
178: Battle of Bataan.
179: Battle of Singapore.
180: Battle of the Coral Sea.
181: Battle of Midway.
182: Battle of Guadalcanal.
183: Battle of Savo Island.
184: Battle of Stalingrad.
185: Battle for El Alamein.
186: Battle of Kursk.
187: Regensburg-Schweinfurt Raids.
188: Battle of the Atlantic.
189: Battle for Tarawa.
190: Battle of Anzio.
191: Normandy Invasion.
192: Battle of the Philippine Sea.