By Amber Books Ltd
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One of major battles of the War of the Spanish Succession, the Grand Alliance commanded by the Duke of Marlborough achieved a decisive victory near Blindheim (Blenheim in English), protecting Vienna and forcing Bavaria out of the war.
• Watch the detailed map animation, showing the stages of the battle and the manoeuvres of the Franco-Bavarian and Anglo-Dutch forces.
• Listen to the audio commentary as you follow the course of the battle.
• Read the historical account of the build-up to the battle, the action itself and its aftermath.
• View the gallery, including paintings and illustrations of Blenheim, the forces, dragoons and weaponry. A locator map pinpoints exactly where it happened and a chart details the opposing forces that took part.
• Try out your knowledge of the attack with the battle quiz.
This is history at hand – one of the major events in world history on your iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch.
What's New in Version 1.51
New universal version - now supports iPhone and iPod Touch
- Category: Reference
- Updated: Mar 18, 2012
- Version: 1.51
- Size: 44.3 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Amber Books Limited
- © Amber Books 2011
Compatibility: Requires iOS 5.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.