One of the 20 decisive battles of history per LtCol Mitchell. Game covers the First Battle of the Marne as the Germans close in on Paris in the Fall of 1914. The Germans fail to keep their eyes on the prize, and an Allied counter-attack into a gap between 2 German armies causes them to fall back from the outskirts of Paris. A half-million became casualties, along with Germany's best chance for winning the war. Rgt level, 158 counters. J.Compton, L.Tohver'15.