European Warfare, 1660-1815

European Warfare, 1660-1815

by Professor Jeremy Black, Jeremy Black
     
 

This is a history of warfare, wars and the armed forces of Europe from the military revolution of the mid-17th century to the Napoleonic wars.; This book is intended for broad-based undergrad courses on 18th century Europe/Britain and the Ancien Regime. 2nd and 3rd year thematic courses on warfare in the modern period, and students of war studies.See more details below

Overview

This is a history of warfare, wars and the armed forces of Europe from the military revolution of the mid-17th century to the Napoleonic wars.; This book is intended for broad-based undergrad courses on 18th century Europe/Britain and the Ancien Regime. 2nd and 3rd year thematic courses on warfare in the modern period, and students of war studies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781857281736
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/01/2006
Series:
Warfare and History Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
234
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

List of Maps
Preface
Abbreviations
1European warfare and its global context1
2Weaponry and tactics38
3Decisiveness67
4Warfare 1660-172187
5Warfare 1721-63119
6Warfare 1763-91148
7Warfare in the Revolutionary and Napoleonic age 1792-1815168
8Social and political context210
9Conclusions234
Notes239
Select bibliography265
Index271

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