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-====== Points of Divergence : Wars and Battles ====== 
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-Points of divergence dealing with various wars and other military conflicts throughout human history. 
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-==== Antiquity ==== 
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-**[[pods:​Greco-Persian Wars]]** 
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-**[[pods:​Wars of the Hellenistic Period]]** 
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-**[[pods:​The Punic Wars]]** 
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-**[[pods:​Roman Conquests]]** 
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-==== The Middle Ages ==== 
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-**[[Arabian and Muslim Conquests]]** 
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-**[[pods:​Tours|The Battle of Tours]]** 
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-**[[pods:​1066|The Battle of Hastings]]** 
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-**[[pods:​The Crusades]]** 
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-**[[pods:​Manzikert|The Battle of Manzikert]]** 
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-**[[pods:​Mongol Invasion]]** 
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-**[[pods:​The Hundred Years War]]** 
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-==== Early Modern Era ==== 
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-**[[European-Ottoman Wars]]** (late 14th century / 1521 - 26 January 1699) 
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-**[[Wars of Religion]]** (1524 - 1598, sans Thirty Years War and English Civil War) 
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-**[[pods:​Thirty Years War]]** (23 May 1618 - 15 May 1648, several conflicts) 
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-**[[pods:​English Civil War]]** (22 August 1642 – 3 September 1651, several conflicts, part of "The Wars of the Three Kingdoms"​) 
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-**[[Anglo-Dutch Wars]]** (1652–54, 1665-1667, 1672-1674) 
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-**[[pods:​Great Northern War]]** (22 February 1700 – 10 September 1721) 
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-**[[pods:​War of the Spanish Succession]]** (1701-1714) 
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-**[[pods:​The Jacobite Rebellion]]** (1745–1746) 
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-**[[pods:​Seven Years War]]** (1754/​1756–1763) 
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-**[[pods:​American Revolution]]** (1765-1783) 
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-==== 19th century ==== 
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-**[[pods:​Napoleonic Wars]]** (18 May 1803 – 20 November 1815) 
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-**[[pods:​War of 1812]]** (18 June 1812 – 18 February 1815) 
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-**[[pods:​Mexican-American War]]** (25 April 1846 – 2 February 1848) 
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-**[[pods:​Crimean War]]** (October 1853 – February 1856) 
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-**[[pods:​American Civil War]]** (12 April 1861 – 9 May 1865) 
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-**[[pods:​War of the Triple Alliance]]** (1864 - 1870) 
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-**[[pods:​Austro-Prussian War]]** (14 June – 23 August 1866) 
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-**[[pods:​Franco-Prussian War]]** (19 July 1870 – 10 May 1871) 
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-**[[pods:​Boer Wars and Anglo-Zulu Wars]]** (16 December 1880 - 23 March 1881; 11 October 1899 - 31 May 1902; 11 January – 4 July 1879) 
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-**[[First Sino-Japanese War]]** (1 August 1894 – 17 April 1895) 
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-**[[pods:​Spanish-American War]]** (25 April 1898 – 12 August 1898) 
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-==== 20th century ==== 
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-**[[pods:​Russo-Japanese War]]** (8 February 1904 – 5 September 1905) 
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-**[[pods:No World Wars]]** 
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-**[[pods:​WWI|World War I]]** (28 July 1914 - 11 November 1918) 
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-**[[pods:​Russian Civil War]]** (November 1917 – October 1922) 
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-**[[pods:​Chinese Civil War]]** (1 August 1927 – 22 December 1936, 31 March 1946 – 1 May 1950) 
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-**[[pods:​Spanish Civil War]]** (17 July 1936 - 1 April 1939) 
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-**[[Second Sino-Japanese War]]** (7 July 1937 – 9 September 1945) 
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-**[[pods:​WWII|World War II]]** (1 September 1939 - 8 May 1945) 
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-**[[pods:​Cold War]]** (ca 1947–1991) 
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-**[[pods:​Korean War]]** (25 June 1950 – 27 July 1953) 
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-**[[pods:​Vietnam War]]** (1 November 1955 / 8 March 1965 – 30 April 1975) 
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-**[[pods:​Post-Cold War conflicts]]** (since 1990) 
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-==== General POD discussions ==== 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=259333|Most overrated battles as PODs ?]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=147843|That War's Totally ASB]]** - Discussing wars that seem implausible,​ yet have occured in [[alternate history:​OTL]]. 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=244174|Strangest wars in history]]** - Similar to the above. 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=57349|Most unlikely OTL and ATL wars/​combatants]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​forum/​threads/​a-question-about-why-some-ah-wars-are-less-used-than-others.248909/​|A question about why some AH wars are less used than others]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=246112|Earliest possible use of suicide bombers ?]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=230365|Discussion on weak and inefficient conquerors throughout history]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=34808|Challenge:​ Three World Wars (and their consequences)]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=301278|Plausibility check: Earliest possible acceptence of woman fighter pilots post-1900 ?]]** 
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-**[[http://​www.alternatehistory.com/​discussion/​showthread.php?​t=165667|Challenge:​ Banana Wars 1936]]** 
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-Know of any PODs or POD discussions ? Feel free to add them.  
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-==== See Also ==== 
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-**[[pods:​military technology|Points of Divergence : Military Technology]]** 
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-**[[resources:​military|Useful Resources about Military History and Military Topics]]** 
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-==== Navigation ==== 
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-**[[pods:​pods|Points of Divergence Main Directory]]** 
  
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