Index:15 decisive battles of the world (New York).djvu

15 decisive battles of the world (New York).djvu

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CONTENTS.


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CHAPTER I.
The Battle of Marathon
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Explanatory Remarks on some of the Circumstances of the Battle of Marathon
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Synopsis of Events between the Battle of Marathon, B.C, 490, and the Defeat of the Athenians at Syracuse, B.C. 413
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CHAPTER II.
Defeat of the Athenians at Syracuse, B.C. 413
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Synopsis of Events between the Defeat of the Athenians at Syracuse and the Battle of Arbela
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CHAPTER III.
The Battle of Arbela, B.C. 331
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Synopsis of Events between the Battle of Arbela and the Battle of the Metaurus
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CHAPTER IV.
The Battle of the Metaurus, B.C. 207
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Synopsis of Events between the Battle of the Metaurus, B.C. 207, and Arminius's Victory over the Roman Legions under Varus, A.D. 9
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CHAPTER V.
Victory of Arminius over the Roman Legions under Varus, A.D. 9
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Arminius
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Synopsis of Events between Arminius's Victory over Varus and the Battle of Chalons
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CHAPTER VI.
The Battle Of Châlons, A.D. 451
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Synopsis of Events between the Battle of Châlons, A.D. 451, and the Battle of Tours, 732
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CHAPTER VII.
The Battle of Tours, A.D. 732
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Synopsis of Events between the Battle of Tours, A.D. 732, and the Battle of Hastings. A.D. 1066
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CHAPTER VIII.
The Battle of Hastings, A.D. 1066
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Synopsis of Events between the Battle of Hastings, A.D. 1066, and Joan of Arc's Victory at Orleans, A.D. 1429
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CHAPTER IX.
Joan of Arc's Victory over the English at Orleans, A.D. 1429
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Synopsis of Events between Joan of Arc's Victory at Orleans, A.D. 1429, and the Defeat of the Spanish Armada, A.D. 1588
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CHAPTER X.
The Defeat of the Spanish Armada, A.D. 1588
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Synopsis of Events between the Defeat of the Spanish Armada, A.D. 1588, and the Battle of Blenheim, A.D. 1704
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CHAPTER XI.
The Battle of Blenheim, A.D. 1704
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Synopsis of Events between the Battle of Blenheim, A.D. 1704, and the Battle of Pultowa, A.D. 1709
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CHAPTER XII.
The Battle of Pultowa, A.D. 1709
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Synopsis of Events between the Battle of Pultowa, A.D. 1709, and the Defeat of Burgoyne at Saratoga, A.D. 1777
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CHAPTER XII.
Victory of the Americans over Burgoyne at Saratoga, A.D. 1777
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Synopsis of Events between the Defeat of Burgoyne at Saratoga, A.D. 1777, and the Battle of Valmy, A.D. 1792
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CHAPTER XIV.
The Battle of Valmy, A.D. 1792
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Synopsis of Events between the Battle of Valmy, A.D. 1792, and the Battle of Waterloo, A.D. 1815
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CHAPTER XV.
The Battle of Waterloo, A.D. 1815
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