Welcome to European Tribune. It's gone a bit quiet around here these days, but it's still going.
Yes, but if you to include the middle east, why not all the Israeli wars too? And then you have to look at all wars including the Osman empire in the 19th century for comparison sake.

The french conquest of Algeria in the 19th century was after all a drawn out and bloody affair too.

by IM on Fri May 4th, 2012 at 05:26:11 AM EST
[ Parent ]

Others have rated this comment as follows:


Occasional Series