TITLE

Battle of Dara

AUTHOR(S)
Dornstadter, Andrew J.
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Engineer;Jan-Apr2010, Vol. 40 Issue 1, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information about the Battle of Dara during the early 6th century A.D. The battle was strategically important for it weakened Persia and forced it to negotiate terms for an enduring peace. The battle is divided into three distinct phases, such as the phase of initial formations and first Persian attack, the Persian right wing attack and the Persian left wing attack. The success of the battle was influenced by the commander's mater of IBP, surprise and unity of command.
ACCESSION #
51693792

 

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