My description of the battle is indebted to the accounts found in Harold H. Nelson, The Battle of Megiddo (Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press, 1920); A Brief Record of the Advance of the Egyptian Expeditionary Force under the Command of General Sir Edmund H.H. Allenby, H. Pirie-Gordon, ed. (London: H.M. Stationery Office, 1919); W.T. Massey, Allenby’s Final Triumph (New York: E.P. Dutton and Co., 1920); Raymond Savage, Allenby of Armageddon (Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1926); Archibald Percival Wavell, The Palestine Campaigns (London: Constable and Co. Ltd., 1929); Wavell, Allenby: A Study in Greatness (New York: Oxford Univ. Press, 1941); Cyril Bentham Falls, Armageddon: 1918 (Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott, 1964); and Brian Gardner, Allenby (London: Cassell, 1965).