Military Art And Science History Medieval 500 1500 Hundred Years War 1339 1453 Books
Books con argomento Military Art And Science History Medieval 500 1500 Hundred Years War 1339 1453
The Wars of Edward III
Rogers Clifford J. (EDT)
edizioni Boydell & Brewer Inc collana Boydell & Brewer Inc (Hardcover) , 1999
When Edward III came to the throne of England in 1327, England's military reputation had reached a low ebb. The young king's first campaign against the Scots was a complete failure, and the next year the `shameful peace' set the seal on Robert Bruce's victory in the First Scottish War of Independence. Twenty-two years...
A Brief History of Medieval Warfare
edizioni Perseus Books Group collana Perseus Books Group (Paperback) , 2008
For over 150 years, from 1314 to 1485, England fought an almost continuous war with its neighbors. This period saw an unprecedented supremacy of the English army over those of its enemies. Reid proposes that the key to English success lay in its preparations and in its style of warfare, interweaving his analysis with...
War and the Soldier in the Fourteenth Century
Bell Adrian R.
edizioni Boydell & Brewer Inc collana Boydell & Brewer Inc (Hardcover)
Little is known about the soldiers who fought in the Hundred Years War, though much about tactics and weapons. Adrian Bell's book redresses the balance: he explores the 'military community' through focusing on the records of the two royal expeditions led by Richard Fitzalan, earl of Arundel, in 1387 and 1388, where...