Can we have a thread about the greatest military leaders and feats in history?
>Favourite military feats
Throwing pots filled with venomous snakes into the boats of his opponents.
Khalid ibn Walid doesn't get enough recognition..
>rekt the Byzantines
>Rekt the Sassanians
>all this while outnumbered with only armies of desert bedoins
I'm no fan of modern day arabs.. but this guy is criminally underated
>google Battle Of Yarmouk
>find this https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U48j99oT6_4
>WE BEAT DEM ROMANS AND SHEEEIIIT
>Be Cossack Hetman
>Decide to attack Muscovy because why not
>Doesn't work out quite well
>Get fed up with Ottoman and Tatar bullshit
>Don't take the fight to them on the ground because people have been doing that already
>But do it on fucking sea
>Raid numerous cities
>Sack Istanbul harbor
>Literally own Black Sea, Turkshits running scared
>Later, Ottomans attack Polan on the ground
>Help them in the battle so fierce, the legend goes Poles, Lithuanians and Ukrainians were down to their last gunpowder barrel when Ottomans retreated
>It literally went on for a month
>Get wounded with a poisoned arrow and die after the battle
Sahaidachny is best hetman and a fucking pimp.
sure its a shitty commercial... but they did "beat Romans n' shit..."