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Besieged: An Encyclopedia of Great Sieges from Ancient Times to the Present
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Besieged: An Encyclopedia of Great Sieges from Ancient Times to the Present (Hardback)

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Synopsis

Besieged examines the most important sieges in history-the actions and motivations of attackers and defenders along with conditions inside and outside the city walls.





* Examines 100 great sieges, from Jericho in 1405 B.C. to Grozny in 1997



* Establishes the historical background of each siege, describes the siege itself in both military and human terms, and analyzes the results



* Provides more than 75 maps as well as tactical diagrams, archival photographs, and artworks



* Includes a glossary explaining unfamiliar military terms, from abatis to zig-zags

Paul K. Davis, PhD, is a history instructor at the University of Texas, San Antonio, TX and at St. Mary's University, San Antonio, TX.

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