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" Creasy to select for military description those few battles of which, in the words of Hallam, * a contrary event would have essentially varied the drama of the world in all its subsequent scenes. "
An Account of the Mutinies in Oudh and of the Siege of the Lucknow Residency ... - Page 7
by Martin Richard Gubbins - 1858 - 484 pages
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View of the State of Europe During the Middle Ages, Volume 1

Henry Hallam - Europe - 1822
...Charles Martel has immortalized his name, and may justly be reckoned among those few battles of which a contrary event would have essentially varied the drama of the world in all its subsequent scenes; with Marathon, Arbcla, the Metaurus, Chalons, and Leipsic. Yet do we not judge a little too much by...
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Bentley's Miscellany, Volume 23

Charles Dickens, William Harrison Ainsworth, Albert Smith - Literature - 1848
...of economists. THE DECISIVE BATTLES OF THE WORLD. BY PROFESSOR CREASY. Those few battles of which a contrary event would have essentially varied the drama of the world in all it» subsequent scenes. — HALLAM. THE BATTLE OF VALMY. Purpure! metuunt tyranni Injurioso ne pede...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 13

American literature - 1848
...Miiollanj. THE SIX DECISIVE BATTLES OF THE WORLD. BY PROFESSOR CREASY. " Those few battles of which a contrary event would have essentially varied the drama of the world in all its subsequent scenes." — HALLAM. No. II.— DEFEAT OP THE ATHENIANS AT SYRACUSE. " The Romans knew not, and could not know,...
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Elements of Universal History, on a New and Systematic Plan: From the ...

Henry White - History - 1844 - 561 pages
...says Hallam, "has immortalized his name, and may justly be reckoned among those few battles of which a contrary event would have essentially varied the drama of the world in all its subsequent scenes — with Marathon, Arbela, the Metaurus, Chalons, and Leipsic." The victor endeavoured to complete...
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Elements of universal history

Henry White - History - 1848 - 664 pages
...Hallam, " has immortalized his name, and may justly be reckoned among those few battles of which a contrary event would have essentially varied the drama of the world in all its subsequent scenes — with Marathon, Arbela, the Metaurus, Chalons, and Leipsic." The victor endeavoured to complete...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 14

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1848
...1 • n ;. THE SIX DECISIVE BATTLES OF THE WORLD BY PROFESSOR CREASY. Those few battles of which a contrary event would have essentially varied the drama of the world in all its subsequent scenes. — HALLAM. .No. V.— THE BATTLE OF TOURS. THE broad tract of champaign country which intervenes between...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 15

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1848
...(at Tours) has immortalized his name, and may justly be reckoned among those few battles qf which a contrary event would have essentially varied the drama of the world in all its subsequent scepes ; Marathon, ARBELA, the Metaurus, Chalons, and Leipsic." — HALLAM. " Alexander deserves the...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 13

John Holmes Agnew, Walter Hilliard Bidwell - 1848
...DECISIVE BATTLES OF THE WORLD. BY PROFESSOR CREASY. " Those few battles of which a contrary event woulJ have essentially varied the drama of the world in all its subsequent scenes."— HALLAM. No. П.— DEFEAT OF THE ATHENIANS AT SYRACUSE. " The Romans knew not, and could not know,...
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Elements of universal history: on a new and systematic plan: from the ...

Henry White, John Seely Hart - History - 1849 - 549 pages
...says Hallam, "has immortalized his name, and may justly he reckoned among those few battles of which a contrary event would have essentially varied the drama of the world in all its subsequent scenes — with Marathon, Arhela, the Metaurus, Chalons, and Leipsic." The victor endeavoured to complete...
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A HISTORY OF THE WORLD

1851
...says Hallam, "has immortalized his name, and may justly be reckoned among those few battles of which a contrary event would have essentially varied the drama of the world in all its subsequent scenes — with Marathon, Arbela, the Metaurus, Chalons, and Leipsic." The victor endeavoured to complete...
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