Battles

Some articles on battles, battle:

Battle Of Vinjesvingen - The Battle
... Several small battles were fought, mostly involving Norwegian ambushes on advancing German formations, using small arms and IEDs ... The main battle took place from 3-5 May ... The battles of Vinjesvingen had a great symbolic effect during the occupation, and provided a moral boost to a rather depressing occupation ...
Siege Of Sevastopol (1854–1855)
... Major battles along the way were Alma (September 1854), Balaklava (October 1854), Inkerman (November 1854), Tchernaya (August 1855), Redan (September 1855), and, finally, Sevastopol (September 1855) ... During the Victorian Era, these battles were repeatedly memorialized ... The Battle of Balaklava was made famous by Alfred, Lord Tennyson's poem "The Charge of the Light Brigade" and Robert Gibb's painting The Thin Red Line, as well as by a panorama of the siege painted by Franz ...
14th Indian Division - Formation May 1917 - Battles
... Advance to the Hai and capture of the Khudaira Bend. 14 December 1916 ...
Empire: Total War - Gameplay - Warfare
... part of the game, players control battles in real-time ... with all titles in the series after Shogun Total War, battles in Empire Total War can take place on both land and water ... the first Total War title to allow naval battles as well as land-based engagements to be fought in real-time previously, when a naval battle was fought it would be automatically resolved by the game's artificial ...

Famous quotes containing the word battles:

    Hence to fight and conquer in all your battles is not supreme excellence; supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy’s resistance without fighting.
    Sun Tzu (6–5th century B.C.)

    Probably the battle of Waterloo was won on the playing-fields of Eton, but the opening battles of all subsequent wars have been lost there.
    George Orwell (1903–1950)

    Know your enemy as you know yourself and you can fight a hundred battles with no danger of defeat.
    Chinese proverb.