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A Brief History of Medieval Warfare

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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 a dramatic telling of the main events on land and at sea.

Synopsis:

Quick and accessible introduction to a moment in history

About the Author

Peter Reid has had a distinguished military career in the British Army where he rose to the rank of Major General and was Director of the Royal Armoured Corps. He also became an associate member to Burdeshaw Associates, a company of defense analysts in Washington. He is now retired and lives in Wittshire.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780786720712
Publisher:
Running Press Book Publishers
Subject:
General
Author:
Reid, Peter
Subject:
Military - General
Subject:
Medieval
Subject:
Europe - Great Britain - General
Subject:
Military art and science
Subject:
History
Subject:
Great Britain History.
Subject:
Great Britain History, Military 1066-1485.
Subject:
Hundred years' war, 1339-1453
Subject:
Military-General History
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Brief History Of...
Publication Date:
20080331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
620
Dimensions:
7.75 x 5.25 in 16.5 oz

Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Europe » Great Britain » General History
History and Social Science » Military » Ancient and Medieval
History and Social Science » Military » General
History and Social Science » Military » General History
History and Social Science » Western Civilization » Medieval
History and Social Science » World History » England » General
History and Social Science » World History » Medieval and Renaissance

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