HistoryNet.com RSS
ArmchairGeneral.com RSS

HistoryNet.com Articles
America's Civil War
American History
Aviation History
Civil War Times
Military History
Wild West
World War II

ACG Online
ACG Magazine
Stuff We Like
War College
History News
Tactics 101
Carlo D'Este

ACG Gaming
PC Game Reviews

ACG Network
Contact Us
Our Newsletter
Meet Our Staff
Advertise With Us

Sites We Support
Once A Marine
The Art of Battle
Game Squad
Mil. History Podcast
Russian Army - WW2
Achtung Panzer!
Mil History Online

Go Back   Armchair General and HistoryNet >> The Best Forums in History > World History Group Hosting > The Art of Battle

Notices and Announcements

The Art of Battle All discussion of The Art of Battle - Power Point Maps is encouraged here. Visit the Website.

Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 31 May 09, 18:04
Jonathan4290's Avatar
Jonathan4290 Jonathan4290 is offline
Staff Sergeant
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Hamilton
Posts: 139
Jonathan4290 is on the path to success [1-99] Jonathan4290 is on the path to success [1-99] Jonathan4290 is on the path to success [1-99]
Walaja vs Cannae

Both battles were won by outstanding commanders using the double envelopment maneuver. Now, while there are more than these two double envelopments in history, these are the two that get the most fame.

Which one was more impressive?

Each one is animated, one by me, one by Discovery Channel.

Walaja: http://www.theartofbattle.com/battle-of-walaja-633.htm

Cannae: http://dsc.discovery.com/convergence...attlemaps.html
Like great battles? How about when they're animated for easy viewing?
Visit my site, The Art of Battle: Animated Battle Maps at www.theartofbattle.com.
Reply With Quote
Facebook Connect and Magazine Promotions

World War II Magazine

Armchair General Magazine
Military History Magazine
Old 17 Jun 09, 10:57
speed_pump's Avatar
speed_pump speed_pump is offline
First Lieutenant
ACG 5 Year Service Ribbon 
Real Name: Ivan The Terrible
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: vancouver
Posts: 691
speed_pump is on the path to success [1-99] speed_pump is on the path to success [1-99]
In Cannae everything is masked by fancy words and the two "original" sources, who never been in that battle, but there it was the key how to defeat Rome...On they're place would you tell the truth? Actually acts speak louder than words...Just look at Zamma a bit latter...And yes: at Walaja it is shown again strait up who is the real killer:
The Cavalry
"No title of Nobility shall be granted."
Article I of the Constitution of the United States
Reply With Quote

Please bookmark this thread if you enjoyed it!

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:40.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.