Military Art And Science England History Medieval 500 1500 Books
Books con argomento Military Art And Science England History Medieval 500 1500
War Cruel and Sharp
Rogers Clifford J.
edizioni Boydell & Brewer Inc collana Boydell & Brewer Inc (Hardcover)
Contemporaries considered Edward III of England `the wisest and shrewdest warrior in the world', but he has not fared so well in the estimation of modern historians, many of whom have argued that he was a fine tactician but a poor strategist. This is despite the fact that by 1360 the English had become the foremost...
Military Institutions on the Welsh Marches
Suppe Frederick C.
edizioni Boydell & Brewer Inc collana Boydell & Brewer Inc (Hardcover) , 1994
Between 1066 and 1282 two quite different societies were juxtaposedalong the Welsh Marches: a feudally-based Anglo-Norman one, and aCeltic Welsh one. It has been conventional to consider the formerto have been more sophisticated and developed than the latter but, in fact, the situation was more complex, and during...