It’s difficult to judge the lasting impact of current military events, as the true significance of particular battles can only be determined with the passage of time. And military victory is not the only metric for importance; conflicts may have far-reaching political, economic, and cultural consequences that only become apparent months, years, or even generations later.
Help your students analyze battles that changed the world with this FREE online resource – Memorable Battles in World History, loaded with the reliable reference content and primary sources you’ve come to expect from ABC-CLIO. Content includes:
- A thought-provoking “Examine” Section containing a student activity that promotes critical thinking
- A thorough “Need to Know” Essay written by leading expert Spencer C. Tucker
- Over 80 images, maps, and reference entries that boost understanding of the significance of military battles.
You can find additional information on world conflicts in these Virtual Library’s online resources:
- World at War: Understanding Conflict and Society
- World History: The Modern Era
- World History (GVRL) eBooks
- World History in Context