"Davis has produced a thorough, well-written analytical work that provides information on the invasions and conquests of global historical significance."
- Library Journal
"Engaging writing, sensible organization, nice illustrations, interesting and obscure facts, and useful maps make this book a pleasure to read….Cross-references, a reference list for each entry, and a comprehensive bibliography are included, as is an index."
- American Reference Books Annual
American Reference Books Annual
"This solid reference will reach from high school to college-level libraries with its survey of invasions from ancient to modern times."
- The Bookwatch