Battles of the Great Commanders (A Marshall Edition) by Anthony Livesey

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ISBN 100718128591
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From the ancient Egyptian battle at Megiddo in BC to the recent military actions in Iraq, great battles have had an enormous impact on the shaping of history.

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Menno Coehoorn (commander-in-charge) †Casualties: 30,+.Prince Henry of Prussia (–)- Younger brother of Frederick II (the Great) and commander of the Prussian army during the Silesian Wars and the Seven Years' War.

Cautious in nature, he never lost a battle and was considered as one of the candidate monarchs of the United States of America. the great commanders: The Great Commanders is an award-winning expert portrait of six men.

Their military genius indisputably changed the course of world history.

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