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What a gift to historic research. Tracing out the course of war and, thus, of nations, every skirmish counts. Again and again, when easy-to-find information fails, I've been directed back to this very comprehensive work.
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Dictionary of Battles and Sieges: A Guide to 8500 Battles from Antiquity ...
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