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Timeline of Military History

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Gain a quick overview of military history with this timeline that traces battles and wars through the ages.

to 1000

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Ancient Egypt, Persian Wars, Punic Wars, Roman Empire, Charlemagne, Viking Invasions

1001-1200

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Norman Invasion of England, the Crusades, Reconquista, Anglo-French Wars, Wars of the Lombard League

1201-1400

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Mongol Invasions, Albigensian Crusade, Wars of Scottish Independence, Teutonic Knights, Hundred Years' War, Byzantine-Ottoman Wars

1401-1600

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Italian Wars, War of the Roses, Spanish Conquest of the Americas, Eighty Years' War, Spanish Armada

1601-1800

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Thirty Years' War, War of the Spanish Succession, French & Indian/Seven Years' War, American Revolution, French Revolution

1801-1900

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1900-present

Photograph Courtesy of the US Naval Historical Center

Russo-Japanese War, World War I, World War II, Korean War, Vietnam War, Gulf War, War on Terror

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