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100 Turning Points in Military History

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The typical military history presents a chronicle of battles and wars and the commanders and troops who fought them. This book takes a different approach. It presents battles and wars and people aplenty, but they are not its ultimate subjects. This book is about the turning points that not only make military history dynamic but crucial to the story of humanity and civiliza ...more
Hardcover, 368 pages
Published August 26th 2019 by Lyons Press
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Well written and interesting but tries to cover too many turning points. The book averages about 3 pages per turning point. Hard to do justice to these battles in 3 pages.
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Alan Axelrod, Ph.D., is a prolific author of history, business and management books. As of October 2018, he had written more than 150 books, as noted in an online introduction by Lynn Ware Peek before an interview with Axelrod on the National Public Radio station KPCW. Axelrod resides in Atlanta, Georgia.

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