Medieval Military Technology / Edition 1

Medieval Military Technology / Edition 1

by University of Toronto Press, Higher Education Division
     
 

ISBN-10: 0921149743

ISBN-13: 9780921149743

Pub. Date: 01/13/1995

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Higher Education Division

DeVries' book covers arms, the introduction of armor, gunpowder, the use of fortifications, and naval weaponry, and does so while showing how medieval military technology is connected in broader ways to medieval society.

Overview

DeVries' book covers arms, the introduction of armor, gunpowder, the use of fortifications, and naval weaponry, and does so while showing how medieval military technology is connected in broader ways to medieval society.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780921149743
Publisher:
University of Toronto Press, Higher Education Division
Publication date:
01/13/1995
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
340
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.68(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements

Introduction

Part I: Arms and Armor

Arms

Armor

The Stirrup, Mounted Shock Combat, Chivalry, and Feudalism

Part II: Artillery

Non-Gunpowder Artillery

Gunpowder Artillery

Part III: Fortifications

Early Medieval Fortifications

The Motte-and-Bailey Castle

Stone Castles

Urban Fortifications and Fortified Residences

Part IV: Warships

Bibliography

Index

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