Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World cover

Fifteen Decisive Battles of the World

Sir Edward Shepherd Creasy (1812-1878)

1. Preface
2. Chapter I - The Battle of Marathon - Part 1
3. Chapter I - The Battle of Marathon - Part 2
4. Chapter I - The Battle of Marathon - Part 3
5. Chapter I - The Battle of Marathon - Part 4
6. Chapter I - The Battle of Marathon - Part 5
7. Chapter II - Defeat of the Athenians at Syracuse, BC 413 - Part 1
8. Chapter II - Defeat of the Athenians at Syracuse, BC 413 - Part 2
9. Chapter II - Defeat of the Athenians at Syracuse, BC 413 - Part 3
10. Chapter III - The Battle of Arbela, BC 331 - Part 1
11. Chapter III - The Battle of Arbela, BC 331 - Part 2
12. Chapter III - The Battle of Arbela, BC 331 - Part 3
13. Chapter III - The Battle of Arbela, BC 331 - Part 4
14. Chapter IV - The Battle of the Metaurus, BC 207 - Part 1
15. Chapter IV - The Battle of the Metaurus, BC 207 - Part 2
16. Chapter IV - The Battle of the Metaurus, BC 207 - Part 3
17. Chapter IV - The Battle of the Metaurus, BC 207 - Part 4
18. Chapter IV - The Battle of the Metaurus, BC 207 - Part 5
19. Chapter V - Victory of Arminius over the Roman Legions under Varus, AD 9 - Part 1
20. Chapter V - Victory of Arminius over the Roman Legions under Varus, AD 9 - Part 2
21. Chapter V - Victory of Arminius over the Roman Legions under Varus, AD 9 - Part 3
22. Chapter VI - The Battle of Chalons, AD 451 - Part 1
23. Chapter VI - The Battle of Chalons, AD 451 - Part 2
24. Chapter VII - The Battle of Tours, AD 732 - Part 1
25. Chapter VII - The Battle of Tours, AD 732 - Part 2
26. Chapter VIII - The Battle of Hastings, 1066 - Part 1
27. Chapter VIII - The Battle of Hastings, 1066 - Part 2
28. Chapter VIII - The Battle of Hastings, 1066 - Part 3
29. Chapter VIII - The Battle of Hastings, 1066 - Part 4
30. Chapter VIII - The Battle of Hastings, 1066 - Part 5
31. Chapter IX - Joan of Arc's Victory over the English at Orleans, AD 1429 - Part 1
32. Chapter IX - Joan of Arc's Victory over the English at Orleans, AD 1429 - Part 2
33. Chapter IX - Joan of Arc's Victory over the English at Orleans, AD 1429 - Part 3
34. Chapter X - The Defeat of the Spanish Armada, AD 1588 - Part 1
35. Chapter X - The Defeat of the Spanish Armada, AD 1588 - Part 2
36. Chapter X - The Defeat of the Spanish Armada, AD 1588 - Part 3
37. Chapter X - The Defeat of the Spanish Armada, AD 1588 - Part 4
38. Chapter XI - The Battle of Blenheim, 1704 - Part 1
39. Chapter XI - The Battle of Blenheim, 1704 - Part 2
40. Chapter XI - The Battle of Blenheim, 1704 - Part 3
41. Chapter XII - The Battle of Pultowa, 1709 - Part 1
42. Chapter XII - The Battle of Pultowa, 1709 - Part 2
43. Chapter XIII - Victory of the Americans over Burgoyne at Saratoga, AD 1777 - Part 1
44. Chapter XIII - Victory of the Americans over Burgoyne at Saratoga, AD 1777 - Part 2
45. Chapter XIII - Victory of the Americans over Burgoyne at Saratoga, AD 1777 - Part 3
46. Chapter XIII - Victory of the Americans over Burgoyne at Saratoga, AD 1777 - Part 4
47. Chapter XIV - The Battle of Valmy - Part 1
48. Chapter XIV - The Battle of Valmy - Part 2
49. Chapter XV - The Battle of Waterloo, 1815 - Part 1
50. Chapter XV - The Battle of Waterloo, 1815 - Part 2
51. Chapter XV - The Battle of Waterloo, 1815 - Part 3
52. Chapter XV - The Battle of Waterloo, 1815 - Part 4
53. Chapter XV - The Battle of Waterloo, 1815 - Part 5
54. Chapter XV - The Battle of Waterloo, 1815 - Part 6
55. Chapter XV - The Battle of Waterloo, 1815 - Part 7
56. Chapter XV - The Battle of Waterloo, 1815 - Part 8
57. Chapter XV - The Battle of Waterloo, 1815 - Part 9

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Summary

This work is Edward Creasy's best known fundamental work of history. It describes in detail 15 battles of world history, beginning with the Battle of Marathon of 490 BC and ending with the Battle of Waterloo of 1815. Each chapter is illustrated with rich historical detail and a timeline of events.