Cromwell's War Machine: The New Model Army 1645-1660

Cromwell's War Machine: The New Model Army 1645-1660

by Keith Roberts
     
 

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The New Model Army was one of the best-known and most effective armies ever raised in England. Oliver Cromwell was both its greatest battlefield commander and the political leader whose position depended on its support. In this meticulously researched and accessible new study, Keith Roberts describes how Cromwell's army was recruited, inspired, organized, trained and

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The New Model Army was one of the best-known and most effective armies ever raised in England. Oliver Cromwell was both its greatest battlefield commander and the political leader whose position depended on its support. In this meticulously researched and accessible new study, Keith Roberts describes how Cromwell's army was recruited, inspired, organized, trained and equipped. He also sets its strategic and tactical operation in the context of the theory and practice of warfare in seventeenth-century Europe.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781844158980
Publisher:
Pen & Sword Books Limited
Publication date:
07/09/2009
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)

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