Category - Egypt

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To The Shores of Tripoli…

Led by ‘Common’ William Eaton, one of many strangest invading forces in historical past set out throughout the desert close to Tripoli to avenge...

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Greek Triumph at Plataea

Persian Basic Mardonius noticed a chance to crush the Greeks in July 479 BC close to Thebes. By Eric Niderost Persian King Xerxes I “The Nice” was a person who...

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When the Last Banner Falls

By William E. Welsh The Latin Crusaders manning the battlements have been armed with spears, axes, and crossbows. They shared with one another a want to...

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General Percy Hobart: Britain’s Genius Tanker

Percy Hobart went from pressured retirement to being acclaimed as a hero. By Jon Diamond A military that shall be poised for victory requires élan, army mind...