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Crucial info of each significant conflict on land and sea in recorded background, from the 1st conflict of Megiddo in 1479 B.C. to the Grenada clash in 1984. integrated: strategic occasions, roles performed by way of political/military leaders, troop numbers and coaching, strategies and targets, casualties and losses and military/political outcomes. Index. ninety nine illustrations.
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