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Journal of Medieval Military History - Volume X, Hardback Book

Journal of Medieval Military History - Volume X Hardback

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The tenth anniversary of the Journal includes pieces by some of the most distinguished scholars of military history, including an analysis of tenth-century Ottonian warfare on the eastern frontier of the Empire by David and Bernard Bachrach.

As ever, the contributions cover a wide span both chronologically (from an analysis of the careers of Justinian's generals in the sixth century, to a study of intelligence-gathering in the Guelders War at the start of the sixteenth) and geographically (from Michael Prestwich's transcription of excerpts from the Hagnaby chronicle describing Edward I's wars in Wales, to a detailed treatment of the Ottoman-Hungarian campaigns of 1442). Other papers address the battle of Rio Salado (1340); the nature of chivalric warfare as presented in the contemporary biography of "le bon duc" Louis de Bourbon (1337-1410); and the military content of the Lay of the Cid. Contributors: David Alan Parnell, Bernard S. Bachrach, David Bachrach, Francisco Garcia Fitz, Nicolas Agrait, Steven Muhlberger, John J.

Jefferson, James P. Ward, Michael Prestwich

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  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 232 pages
  • Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Medieval history
  • ISBN: 9781843837473

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