Alexander 334-323 BC: Conquest of the Persian Empire [NOOK Book]

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Alexander of Macedonia was undoubtedly one of the greatest generals of all time. This book, by John Warry, an expert on the warfare of the Classical world, examines the principle battles of Alexander's campaigns in detail. The battles of the Granicus, Issus, Gaugamela, Hydaspes and the difficult siege of Tyre are all discussed at length. These careful studies shed light on Macedonian tactics: in particular the combination of armoured infantry phalanx with fast-moving cavalry. The men and equipment of both ...
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Alexander 334-323 BC: Conquest of the Persian Empire

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Overview

Alexander of Macedonia was undoubtedly one of the greatest generals of all time. This book, by John Warry, an expert on the warfare of the Classical world, examines the principle battles of Alexander's campaigns in detail. The battles of the Granicus, Issus, Gaugamela, Hydaspes and the difficult siege of Tyre are all discussed at length. These careful studies shed light on Macedonian tactics: in particular the combination of armoured infantry phalanx with fast-moving cavalry. The men and equipment of both Alexander and his Persian enemies are also examined, providing a comprehensive insight into Alexander's life and military actions.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781472801999
  • Publisher: Osprey Publishing, Limited
  • Publication date: 3/19/2013
  • Series: Campaign
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 96
  • Sales rank: 768,558
  • File size: 82 MB
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John Warry looks at Alexander’s campaigns, examining his principal battles in detail.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 23, 2014

    This isnt even bloodclan

    Dumb as<_>ses.

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    Posted January 5, 2014

    Leaders den

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 3, 2013

    To ree

    Creepy but really cool:) i love scary stories

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