The Routledge Companion to Medieval Warfare Paperback / softback
Part of the Routledge Companions to History series
Providing easily accessible factual material, and covering the whole geographical area of medieval Europe, including Eastern Europe, this comprehensive volume is the perfect companion to all aspects of medieval warfare. Setting the Companion in themed, illustrated sections, each preceded by a narrative outline offering a brief introduction, Jim Bradbury presents clear information on battles and sieges, and generals and leaders.
Practical topics examined include:castle architecture, with examinations of specific castlesship building techniquesimprovements in armourspecific weaponsdevelopments in areas such as arms and armour fortifications, tactics and supply. Readable and engaging, this detailed volume provides students with an excellent collection of archaeological information and clear discussions of controversial issues.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 392 pages, 12 Line drawings, black and white; 18 Halftones, black and white; 13 Tables, black and wh
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/12/2007
- Category: European history
- ISBN: 9780415413954