Join our mailing list!
(Your shopping cart is empty)
Diane Publishing Books
Besieged: 100 Great Sieges from Jericho to Sarajevo
Paul K. Davis (au). Great sieges have had an enormous impact on the shaping of world history. The 100 most important sieges from around the world & throughout history are covered -- from Joshua’s assault on Jericho in the 15th cent. B.C. to the Russian attack on the Chechen capital of Grozny at the end of the 20th cent. Each entry provides vital & fascinating info., incl. the siege’s exact location, the number of forces engaged, the names of the commanders on each side, & the importance of the siege in its historical context. Explores the actions & motivations of both the defenders & the attackers, & strategically surveys the technical & tactical innovations & conditions inside besieged positions & in the besiegers’ ranks. Includes illustrations & over 70 maps.
Southern World: Trade & Travel Routes
Between Friends: Writing Women Celebrate Friendship
Gates of the Alamo
For Your Own Good: The Roots of Violence in Child-Rearing
How to Spec Type
Share your knowledge of this product with other customers...
Be the first to write a review
Diane Publishing Co
PO Box 617
Darby, PA 19023-0617
Become an Affiliate
Send Us Feedback
Copyright ï¿½ 2004 Diane Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.