Vanquished: Crushing Defeats from Ancient Rome to the 21st Century

Vanquished: Crushing Defeats from Ancient Rome to the 21st Century

by Mir Bahmanyar

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781846033278
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
Publication date: 11/17/2009
Series: General Military Series
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 7.70(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Mir Bahmanyar received his BA in History from the University of California at Berkeley. Subsequently, he joined the US Army, serving with the 2d Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment as a machine-gunner and training non-commissioned officer. Mir also created www.suasponte.com, a website chronicling the history of the American Ranger. He is a feature film producer and screenwriter, recently completing the film Soldier of God (www.soldierofgod.net). He lives in Los Angeles. The author lives in Los Angeles, CA.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments /Introduction /Cannae, 216 BC /Zama, 202 BC /The Teutoburger Forest, 9 AD /Adrianople, 378 /Pliska, 811 /Hattin, 1187 /Nördlingen, 1634 /Jena-Auerstedt, 1806 /The Alamo, 1836 /Jugdulluck, 1842 /Camerone, 1863 /Little Big Horn, 1876 /Isandlwana, 1879 /Operation Dingo, 1976 /Grozny, 1994 /Qala-i-Jangi, 2001 /Conclusion /Notes /Bibliography /Index

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