"The comprehensive, busily illustrated Battle covers 5,000 years of combat in one volume, from the Old Kingdom of Egypt to recent conflicts in the Balkans and Chechnya. Although written for adults, these books would have thrilled me starting at about the age of 9." – William Grimes, The New York Times
R.G. Grant is a history writer who has published more than 20 books, including titles on the Revolutionary War, World War I and II, and the Vietnam War. He's also the author of DK's Flight: 100 Years of Aviation, Warrior, and Battle at Sea.
Amazing book. This and it's compantions. Photos are exceptional.Published 9 months ago by Amazon Customer
an expensive and entertaining book for a wonderful price.Published 11 months ago by Donald D. Doyle
I bought this along with Warrior for a friend who loves to read & watches the Military Channel. This book was a big hit.Published 15 months ago by CES
Excellent chronological over view. Short on detail but its not meant to be a detailed history. There are plenty of books that provide detailed histories.Published 23 months ago by Robert Carlston