Frigidus, Badr, Diu—Obscure Turning Points
Lecture no. 14 from the course: The Decisive Battles of World History
Taught by Professor Gregory S. Aldrete | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online History Courses
This lecture discusses battles that have had extremely important effects, though information about the specific events involved is scanty. Consider the battles of the Frigidus River and Badr, both vital turning points for world religions, and that of Diu, which marked the moment when Europe began its rise to world domination.