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eighteenth decisive battle of the world

D"Abernon, Edgar Vincent 1st viscount

eighteenth decisive battle of the world

Warsaw, 1920

by D"Abernon, Edgar Vincent 1st viscount

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Published by Hodder and Stoughton, limited in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Warsaw, Battle of, Poland, 1920.

  • Edition Notes

    Diary alternates with commentary in this narrative of events.

    Statementby Viscount D"Abernon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDK440 .D4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination178 p.
    Number of Pages178
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6758872M
    LC Control Number31014607
    OCLC/WorldCa3492768

    Get this from a library! The fifteen decisive battles of the world. [Edward Shepherd Creasy] -- Ranging from Marathon to Waterloo, this classic of military history chronicles the battles that changed the course of history. It ranks among the most influential, popular histories ever. The first and only successful slave revolution in the Americas began in when thousands of brutally exploited slaves rose up against their masters on Saint-Domingue, the most profitable colony in the eighteenth-century Atlantic world. Within a few years, the slave insurgents forced the French administrators of the colony to emancipate them, a decision ratified by .

    A decisive victory is a military victory in battle that definitively resolves the objective being fought over, ending one stage of the conflict and beginning another stage. Until a decisive victory is achieved, conflict over the competing objectives will continue. Like all concepts of warfare, a decisive battle can take place from the tactical or unit level (Pavlov's House during the Battle . World History Database, Alphabetic Listing of Battles Index of World battles. Archived from the original. Elton, Hugh and Christos Nüssli, Imperial Battle Map Index. An Online Encyclopedia of Roman Emperors. Radford, Robert, Great Historical Battles. An extensive list of important battles and influential leaders, from BC to present times.

    The Battle of Warsaw is considered the eighteenth decisive battle of the world, as the Poles succeeded in preventing the Bolshevik march to the West. We are presenting information on the IPN's activities connected with the centenary of the event across Poland at today's press conference at , at the Janusz Kurtyka Educational Center in Warsaw. Interesting collection Sir Edward Creasy published a book called Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World: from Marathon to Waterloo in His original work was expanded in by Lt. Col. Mitchell in order to create Twenty Decisive Battles of the World. In some cases, Mitchell corrected factual errors in Creasy's original work that came to light since it was first written/5(6).


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The Eighteenth Decisive Battle of the World book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5(1). This entry was posted on November 8, by HKW in Uncategorized and tagged Polish-Soviet War, Jan Peczkis, List of books about the "Battle of Warsaw" and reviews, Russian Revolution, The Eighteenth Decisive Battle of the World.

2 days ago  World’s 18th Decisive Battle Karol Bachura Ambassador Op-Ed Friday, Aug In the times of worldwide pandemic we are forced to rearrange the scope of valuable celebrations, such as this year’s th Anniversary of the Battle of Warsaw in the Polish-Bolshevik War on 15 Augusta date which by no coincidence has been also.

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The Battle of Warsaw, also known as the Miracle of the Vistula, was a series of battles that resulted in a decisive Polish victory in during the Polish–Soviet War. Poland, on the verge of total defeat, repulsed and defeated the Red Army in what Vladimir Lenin, the Bolshevik leader, called "an enormous defeat" for his forces.

After the Polish Kiev Offensive, Soviet forces. According to the British diplomat Edgar D’Abernon, it was the eighteenth decisive battle in world history. The Battle of Warsaw deserves to be listed on a par with the D-Day as a critical. The Eighteenth Decisive Battle of the World.

Warsaw, By Viscount d'Abernon. (Hodder and Stoughton. 10s. 6d.) THE title chosen for this book instantly recalls Creasy's Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World, and so acts as a magnet to interest.

For Creasy's book, now eighty years old, has run through numberless editions—a testimony to the appeal of. According to the British diplomat Edgar D’Abernon, it was the 18th decisive battle in world history.

The Battle of Warsaw deserves to be listed on par with the D-Day as a critical turning point. Additional Physical Format: Online version: D'Abernon, Edgar Vincent, Viscount, Eighteenth decisive battle of the world. Westport, Conn.: Hyperion Press,   Twenty Decisive Battles of the World started out as Sir Edward Creasy's Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World back in the 19th Century.

Col. Joseph B. Mitchell, who has two other military volumes to his credit, updated Sir Edward's work to include five more recent s: 6. I am also enjoying Twenty Decisive Battles of the World by Joseph B. Mitchell, Edward Creasy, which is an extension of Creasy's original book. Read more.

One person found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Robert M. out of 5 stars A true classic. Reviewed in the United States on Ma Reviews: The Eighteenth Decisive Battle of the World: Polish-Soviet War 3 A little-known decisive battle took place over 90 years ago.

It is variously called the Soviet-Polish War, Bolshevik War (WOJNA BOLSZEWICKA), Miracle on the Vistula. Additional Physical Format: Online version: D'Abernon, Edgar Vincent, Viscount, Eighteenth decisive battle of the world.

London, Hodder and Stoughton, Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World: From Marathon to Waterloo REPRINT Edition Creasy, Edward S.; Creasy, Sir E.s.

ISBN ISBN Undoubtedly the most famous work of military history of the nineteenth century, Edward S. Creasy's Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World has been read and re-read for close to years. It is not only the authoritative account of each battle that makes Creasy's work such a classic--it is his command of narrative, his interest in human struggle, his profound deductions as/5(42).

The Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World: From Marathon to Waterloo (Dover Military History, Weapons, Armor) Published May 3rd by Dover Publications Kindle Edition, pages.

Get this from a library. Twenty decisive battles of the world. [Joseph B Mitchell; Edward Shepherd Creasy] -- Historical Battles and Wars dating B.C to A.D. Battle of Warsaw eighteenth decisive battle of the World POLAND VS RED ARMY The Battle of Warsaw, also known as the Miracle of the Vistula, was a series of battles that resulted in a decisive Polish victory in during the Polish–Soviet War.

Poland, on the verge of total defeat, repulsed and defeated the Red Army in what Vladimir. The Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World: from Marathon to Waterloo is a book written by Sir Edward Shepherd Creasy and published in 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.

Each chapter of the book describes a different battle. The fifteen chapters are: The Battle. Mr. Mitchell's book, Decisive Battles of the American Revolution, is the best book I've found which gives brief and concise details of the major battles of the American Revolution. The particular book which I have is a hardcopy edition published in by G.P.

Putnam's Sons, New York. It's well written, easy to read, and accurately s: 6.Fifteen decisive battles of the world from Marathon to Waterloo by Sir Edward S. Creasy A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto Seller Rating: % positive.