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Welcome to The Art of Battle: Animated Battle Maps! This site presents great military battles in a clear, fluid and exciting way. The animations are designed so that anyone can understand tactical and strategic concepts regardless of their knowledge of warfare.

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Battle of Ruspina


More From Ancient Era


May 30th:Do not worry: The Art of Battle is still active! However, new animations will continue to be on hold until I finish my Master's Degree in August. Try and enjoy the summer without new animations until then.

I strongly encourage you to contribute to Wikipedia's military history project, especially if you are looking for a challenge, wish to hone your research and writing skills and/or contribute to others' knowledge of military history.

Be sure to check out the user content page! If you would like to contribute to the user content page, please e-mail me at

Battle of Grunwald

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More From Medieval Era

Battle of Breitenfeld


More From Gunpowder Era

Battle of Gallipoli


More From Modern Era

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