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The Renaissance at war

Author: Thomas F Arnold
Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : Smithsonian Books ; New York : Collins, 2006.
Series: Smithsonian history of warfare.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Examines the major changes in the practice of war that began in the fifteenth century, focusing on the use of gunpowder weapons, and explores how they influenced particular conflicts.
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Genre/Form: History
Military history
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas F Arnold
ISBN: 0060891955 9780060891954
OCLC Number: 62341645
Notes: Originally published: London : Cassell, 2001, in series: Cassell history of warfare.
Description: 240 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 20 cm.
Contents: Chronology of the wars --
Introduction: a gunpowder revolution? --
The new fury --
The new legions --
The new caesars --
Cross versus crescent --
Duelling kings --
Faith versus faith.
Series Title: Smithsonian history of warfare.
Responsibility: Thomas F. Arnold ; series editor, John Keegan.

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Examines the major changes in the practice of war that began in the fifteenth century, focusing on the use of gunpowder weapons, and explores how they influenced particular conflicts.

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