Marathon, Hastings, Midway -- just a few of the major battles covered in this series, which introduces readers to the wartime engagements that changed the course of human history. Each book gives a historical account of a decisive battle -- its participants, the political climate leading to the engagement, and the deciding factors that ultimately led to a victory or defeat. Provides a historical account of the Greeks' defeat of the Persians on the Plain of Marathon.
- Hardback | 112 pages
- 177.8 x 241.3 x 12.7mm | 362.87g
- 15 Jun 2002
- Chelsea House Publishers
- Broomall, United States