The Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World

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The Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World
by Edward Shepherd Creasy
The Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World: from Marathon to Waterloo is a book written by Sir Edward Shepherd Creasy and published in 1851. This book tells the story of the fifteen military engagements (from Marathon to Waterloo) which, according to the author, had a significant impact on world history.

Contents[edit]

  • Chapter I. The Battle of Marathon.
    • Explanatory Remarks on some of the circumstances of the Battle of Marathon.
    • Synopsis of Events between the Battle of Marathon, B.C. 490, and the Defeat of the Athenians at Syracuse, B.C. 413.
This work was published before January 1, 1923, and is in the public domain worldwide because the author died at least 100 years ago.