Battle kings

the history of tanks
  • 32 Pages
  • 2.33 MB
  • English
Franklin Watts , New York
Tanks (Military science) -- History -- Juvenile literature., Tanks (Military sci
About the Edition

A history of tanks from their introduction during World War I through present day designs and innovations.

StatementDavid Jefferis.
SeriesWheels, Wheels (New York, N.Y.)
LC ClassificationsUG446.5 .J44 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination32 P. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1885247M
ISBN 100531141934
LC Control Number90046259

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The Battle of the Ten Kings (Sanskrit: दाशराज्ञ युद्ध, romanized: Dāśarājñá yuddhá) is a battle alluded to in the Rigveda (Book 7, hy 33 and –8), the ancient Indian sacred collection of Vedic Sanskrit hymns. The Battle of the Ten Kings may have "formed the 'nucleus' of story" of the Kurukshetra War, narrated in the Mahabharata.

The Battle of the Vale of Siddim, also often called the War of Nine Kings or the Slaughter of Chedorlaomer, was an event in the Hebrew Bible book of Genesis that occurred in the days of Abram and Vale of Siddim was the battleground for the cities of the Jordan River plain revolting against Mesopotamian rule.

Whether this event occurred in history has been disputed by scholars.

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The Book of Kings (Hebrew: ספר מלכים ‎, sêp̄er malḵîm) is the ninth book of the Hebrew Bible or the eleventh and twelfth books of the Christian Old concludes the Deuteronomistic history, a history of Israel also comprising the books of Joshua and Judges and the Book of Samuel, which biblical commentators believe was written to provide a theological explanation for.

The Battle of Kings Mountain was a military engagement between Patriot and Loyalist militias in South Carolina during the Southern Campaign of the American Revolutionary War, resulting in a decisive victory for the battle took place on October 7,9 miles (14 km) south of the present-day town of Kings Mountain, North Carolina in what is now rural Cherokee County, South.

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Armies - American Forces was commanded by Col. William Campbell and consisted of about Soldiers. British Forces was commanded by Maj. Patrick Ferguson and consisted of about 1, Soldiers. Casualties - American casualties were estimated to 28 killed and 62 wounded. British casualties were estimated to be killed, wounded, and captured.

On October 7,the Battle of Kings Mountain utilized guerilla techniques - American Over Mountain Men wearing buckskin and hunting shirts and armed with hunting rifles attacked Loyalist troops from behind trees, resulting in an overwhelming Patriot victory.

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Her father was slain and her mother. This is the story based on the main event within the seventh book of Rigveda. It is the story of an epic battle between Sudas of Bharatas and Cayamana of Anus leading confederacy of ten disgruntled kings.

It takes place on the banks of River Ravi, it is also battle between the two of the most powerful sages of Rigveda-Vashista and Vishwamitra. BATTLE OF KING'S MOUNTAIN By Benjamin Sharp As well as I can remember, some time in August, in the yearCol.

MCDOWELL, of North Carolina, with three or four hundred men, fled over the mountains to the settlements of Holston and Watauga, to evade the pursuit of a British officer by the name of FERGUSON, who had the command of a large detachment of British and Tories. The Books of Kings.

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Bible Survey - Kings. King's Mountain tells the story of the Revolutionary War battle that changed the course of the war. Told from the points of view of Patriot leader John Sevier and Tory camp follower Virginia Sal, the novel brings to life the people and events in the southern front of the Revolution—a story largely ignored by the history books.

LibraryThing Review User Review - jepley38 - LibraryThing. Nearly every book on the battle of Kings Mountain written is based on the exhaustive research by Lyman Draper in the s.5/5(4). command during the actual battle at Kings Mountain.

Most historians refuse to accept that at this important event, there were almost more Patriot officers engaged than militiamen, and that this is significant. Majors led as few as two (2) Captains, and many who had no men, or only one to five.

It was rare, but some Captains. One of the most important events recorded in American history was the Patriot victory gained at the battle of Kings Mountain on October 7, This battle has been the subject of many books, articles, and military analyses since the day the battle took place.

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“The Old Testament book of Kings mentions (2 Kings ) that after the death of King Ahab of Israel (reigned ca. BCE), Mesha King of Moab rebelled against Israelite hegemony.

This is an important reference, but sparing with regard to verbiage. The book that you mention in the question details is historical fiction, based on a historical battle. There are no other sources which mention the Dasarajna other than the Rig Veda. It is better to stick to the original source or its translations.

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