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German Medieval Armies 1000–1300
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Christopher Gravett
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-11-15 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

In medieval Germany violence was accepted far more than in other kingdoms. Kings were recognised as guardians of order, but this had its limitations. Lords expe
Italian Medieval Armies 1000–1300
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: David Nicolle
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-09-18 - Publisher: Osprey Publishing

As early as the 11th century, Italian warfare was developing along lines which were unique in medieval Europe. This fragmented, cosmopolitan region, increasingl
Mercenaries: A Guide to Private Armies and Private Military Companies
Language: en
Pages: 440
Authors: Alan Axelrod
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-27 - Publisher: CQ Press

Mercenaries have been active in battle from the beginning of military history and, as private armies and military support firms, they are a major component of w
Armies of Feudal Europe 1066-1300
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: Ian Heath
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-05 - Publisher: Lulu.com

This is a reprint of the 1989 second edition of this book in our "Armies and Enemies" series. It includes details of armies from Andalusia, Bulgaria, England, E
Twenty Battles That Shaped Medieval Europe
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: George Theotokis
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-06-06 - Publisher: The Crowood Press

This book is a history of the strategy, military equipment and battle-tactics of European armies in the Middle Ages. It gives a detailed analysis of twenty deci
Medieval Warfare 1000–1300
Language: en
Pages: 644
Authors: John France
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-15 - Publisher: Routledge

The study of medieval warfare has developed enormously in recent years. The figure of the armoured mounted knight, who was believed to have materialized in Caro
Armies of the Medieval Italian Wars 1125–1325
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Gabriele Esposito
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-21 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

The great powers of medieval Europe fought continuously in the Italian peninsula between the 12th and 14th centuries as they sought to expand their territory. I
The Holy Roman Empire: A Historical Encyclopedia [2 volumes]
Language: en
Pages: 832
Authors: Brian A. Pavlac
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-06-30 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

Reference entries, overview essays, and primary source document excerpts survey the history and unveil the successes and failures of the longest-lasting Europea
Armour Never Wearies
Language: en
Pages: 181
Authors: Timothy Dawson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-05 - Publisher: The History Press

Armour Never Wearies is the first volume to bring together all the hitherto scattered evidence – archaeological, literary and artistic – for the forms and u
The German Army 1939–45 (1)
Language: en
Pages: 56
Authors: Nigel Thomas
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Osprey Publishing

On 1 September 1939, when Germany attacked Poland, the Wehrmacht numbered 3,180,000 men. It eventually expanded to 9,500,000, and on 8-9 May 1945, the date of i