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War in the Middle Ages

Author: Philippe Contamine
Publisher: New York, NY, USA : B. Blackwell, 1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Covering the ten centuries following the fall of Rome, War in the Middle Ages engages all aspects of its subject, including the military customs and conditions of the various Western European states;  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Military history
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philippe Contamine
ISBN: 0631131426 9780631131427 0631144692 9780631144694
OCLC Number: 10996330
Language Note: Translation of: La guerre au moyen age.
Notes: Translation of: La guerre au Moyen Age.
Description: xvi, 387 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: pt. I: The state of knowledge : general characteristics of medieval military history. The barbarians from the fifth to the ninth century ; The feudal age from the beginning of the tenth to the middle of the twelfth century ; Medieval society in its prime from the mid-twelfth to the early fourteenth century ; Free companies, gunpowder and permanent armies from the beginning of the fourteenth to the end of the fifteenth century --
pt. II: Themes and perspectives. Arms and armour ; Artillery ; The art of war ; War, government and society ; Towards a history of courage ; Juridical, ethical and religious aspects of war.
Other Titles: Guerre au Moyen Age.
Responsibility: Philippe Contamine ; translated by Michael Jones.

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