Gustavus Adolphus a history of the art of war from its revival after the Middle Ages to the end of the Spanish succession war, with a detailed account of the campaigns of the great Swede, and of the most famous campaigns of Turenne, Condé, Eugene and Marlborough (Book, 1998) [WorldCat.org]
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Gustavus Adolphus a history of the art of war from its revival after the Middle Ages to the end of the Spanish succession war, with a detailed account of the campaigns of the great Swede, and of the most famous campaigns of Turenne, Condé, Eugene and Marlborough

Author: Theodore A Dodge
Publisher: New York Da Capo 1998
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. edView all editions and formats
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Gustavus Adolphus, King of Sweden, hailed as the father of modern warfare, formed the first national conscript army. He emphasized officer education, strict discipline, training and, firepower and  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Theodore A Dodge
ISBN: 0306808633 9780306808630
OCLC Number: 1071399702
Notes: Orig. publ.: Boston, Houghton, Mifflin, 1985
Description: XXIII, 864 S. Ill., Kt.
Contents: The Era of Cavalry. 3781315; Reappearance of Infantry. 13151500; Changes in Tactics. Sixteenth Century; The Swedish Army-Changes. 15231632; The Swedish Organization and Tactics. 16111617; The Young Prince and King. 16111617; The Polish Wars. 16171625; The Thirty-Years War. Religious Phase. 16181625; The Danish Period. 16251630; The Polish Wars Continue. 16251627; The Polish Wars End. 16281629; The Swedish Period Begins. January to June, 1630; Gustavus Lands in Germany. June to August, 1630; Gustavus Attacks the Enemy. September to December, 1630; WinterQuarters at Brwalde. January, 1631; Magdeburg. September, 1630, to May, 1631; Gustavus Advances to the Elbe. June and July, 1631; Tilly Invades Hesse-Cassel and Saxony. August, 1631; Brietenfeld. September 17, 1631; Towards the Main. September and October, 1631; Mainz. November, 1631; To the Danube. December, 1631, to April, 1632; The Reappearance of Wallenstein. January to June, 1632; N rnberg. July and August, 1632; The Assault on the Alte Veste. September, 1632; Sparring. September, 1632; Back to Saxony. October and November, 1632; L tzen. November 16, 1632; The Man and Soldier; Nrdlingen. 16331634; Cromwell. 16431651; Turenne. 1634 to August, 1644; Cond at Rocroy. May 19th, 1643; Freiburg. August, 1644; Mergentheim. May 5, 1645; Allerheim. August 5, 1645; Cond at Dunkirk. September and October, 1646; Turenne and Wrangle. 1646-1647; The Thirty Years War Ends. 1648; Cond Against Turenne. 1650-1656; Arras and Valenciennes. 1654-1656; Dunkirk. The Battle of the Dunes, 1657. May and June, 1658/TTL}; Army Organization and Tactics Early Seventeenth to Early Eighteenth Century; Montecucull. 1673; Senef, August 11, and Sinsheim, June 16, 1674; Entzheim, October 4, 1674. T rkheim, January 5, 1675; Turennes Last Campaign. 1675; The Seige of Vienna. 1683; Luxemberg and Catinat. 1690-1693; Prince Eugene Against Catinat. 1701{.
Responsibility: Theodore Ayrault Dodge.

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