EXPLORE THE KEY CONFLICTS THAT HAVE SHAPED HISTORY
Using dramatic illustrations and clear-cut diagrams, Great Battles & Armies delves into the tactics used by the boldest military geniuses as well as the courage of soldiers who were part of the most powerful armies in history. The cutaway illustrations bring conflicts to life and allow you to step onto the battlefield to peer behind the scenes and explore the tactics and weapons of diverse armies and their brilliant leaders.
This magnificently illustrated book takes an impassioned look at the warriors, military leaders and weapons that have shaped the world.
- Explores key armies and battles from ancient times to the present day
- Each chapter explains the chronology and main battles of the period
- Examines the key military leaders of the period and explores the combat tactics and weaponry used
- Dissects key battles, using maps and stunning cutaway illustrations