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By Kelly Devries

There's possibly no different extra full of life sector for examine in medieval historical past than medieval army background, with its attendant and complementary box, the heritage of medieval army expertise. long ago 20 years, apparently extra significant scholarly inroads were made during this box than in the other ancient style of medieval experiences or chronological interval of army heritage. What this has intended is that it truly is now tougher to take care of with the entire developments and resources within the box than ever prior to. therefore the necessity for a reference paintings which covers what has formerly been written and which, in flip, will help the student, either the more matured educational and the newbie, to enhance his or her paintings in medieval army historical past or the background of medieval army know-how. using library catalogues, bibliographies, and footnotes, this bibliography has compiled the main whole record of secondary references to works in medieval army background and the heritage of army know-how. It retains rather strictly to a geography which facilities on traditional medieval boundaries-Europe, Byzantium, and the center East. despite the fact that, the chronology does vary from the traditional medieval dates. as a result of its effect at the early heart a while, references to overdue Antiquity, specifically to the army heritage and expertise of the 3rd- and fourth-century Roman Empire were incorporated. For the other cause, the impression of the center a while at the 16th and early 17th centuries, references to army heritage and know-how as much as 1648 were integrated to boot. this can be in particular vital within the examine of the Ottoman Turkish Wars and fingers and Armor, the place the top of the 15th century as a chronological terminus makes little feel.

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Geoffrey Parker. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1995, pp. 92-105. Allmand, Christopher T. ” In: Medieval Warfare: A History. Ed. Maurice Keen. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999, pp. 253-72. Angermann, H. Ausweitung des Kampfgeschehens und psychologische Kriegführung im früheren Mittelalter. Wurzburg, 1971. Auer, Leopold. ” In: Formen des Krieges: Vom Mittelalter zum “Low-Intensity-Conflict”. Ed. Manfried Rauchensteiner and Erwin A. Schmidl. Forschungen zur Militärgeschichte, 1. Graz: Verlag Styria, 1991, pp.

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269-304. N. Ridderkrieg en burgervrede: West Europa aan de vooravond van de Honderdjarige Oorlog. Bussum: De Haan, 1973. Jones, Martin H. ” In: The Ideals and Practice of Medieval Knighthood, II. Ed. C. Harper-Bill and R. Harvey. Woodbridge, 1988, pp. 46-69. Kantorowicz, Ernst. “Pro patria mori in Medieval Political Thought,” American Historical Review 56 (1951), 472-92. Keen, Maurice H. ” In: Medieval Warfare: A History. Ed. Maurice Keen. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999, pp. 273-91. Keen, Maurice H.

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