European Warfare, 1494-1660 / Edition 1

European Warfare, 1494-1660 / Edition 1

by Jeremy Black, Black Jeremy
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415275318

ISBN-13: 9780415275316

Pub. Date: 10/28/2002

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The onset of the Italian Wars in 1494, subsequently seen as the onset of 'modern warfare', provides the starting point for this impressive survey of European Warfare in early modern Europe. Huge developments in the logistics of war combined with exploration and expansion meant interaction with extra-European forms of military might. Jeremy Black looks at technological

Overview

The onset of the Italian Wars in 1494, subsequently seen as the onset of 'modern warfare', provides the starting point for this impressive survey of European Warfare in early modern Europe. Huge developments in the logistics of war combined with exploration and expansion meant interaction with extra-European forms of military might. Jeremy Black looks at technological aspects of war as well social and political developments and effects during this key period of military history. This sharp and compact analysis contextualises European developments and as establishes the global significance of events in Europe.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415275316
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/28/2002
Series:
Warfare and History Series
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
2. Cultural, Social and Political Contexts
3. A Military Revolution
4. European Expansion and the Global Context, 1490-1578
5. European Warfare, 1494-1559
6. European Warfare, 1560-1617
7. Naval Developments
8. Naval Developments
9. European Expansion and the Global Context, 1578-1660
10. Conclusions

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