Rep., 1996. 349 pp. D.j., 24 x 16cm. FINE. This is a new edition of the unique reference that examines crucial conflicts throughout history from 1469 BC to the present day. The book covers over 500 battles and provides entries for each offering the date, location, name of the war/campaign it was part of, the objective, the combatants, the forces engaged and the casualties sustained, plus the result of the conflict and its effect.