J. W. Fortescue The history of the genesis of the British Army to the English Civil War
Among British Army historians the reputation of Sir John Fortescue stands virtually without equal. His comprehensive fourteen..
Various authors The British Army in Conflict With the Moors of Morocco The history of a fascinating campaign of the first years of the British Army
In view of how significant the events of the time were to the development of the British Army, it is unusual that the st..
J. W. Fortescue the Wars of the British Army and the Duke of Marlborough 1672-1712 The Campaigns of the Duke of Marlborough
Among British Army historians the reputation of Sir John Fortescue stands virtually without equal. His comprehensive fourteen volume history is a work of un..
J. W. Fortescue the British Army, the English Civil War and the Conflicts of the 17th Century ~~A nation divided—the birth of an army
Among British Army historians the reputation of Sir John Fortescue stands virtually without equal. His comprehensive fourteen volume history is a work of unp..
Charles Ffoulkes A Concise Illustrated History From the 11th to the 17th Centuries An illustrated guide
This concise ‘handbook’ provides an overview, supported by numerous illustrations and diagrams, of the development of arms and armour in Europe. The work is conveniently divide..
George Bruce Malleson An Analysis of Tactics From 217 B.C.-1857 A. D. by Describing the Historical Examples A history and analysis of the most devastating tactic
Most students of military history will be familiar with the works of George Bruce Malleson; he was a prodigious author on the subject and his s..
Niccolo Machiavelli Two Classic Works of Strategy, Tactics and Politics by One of the Foremost Proponents Two Masterpieces of tactics and strategy
There have been few men so distinguished that their names have been embraced into the language, but the author of the two works in this special Leonaur edit..
F. L. Taylor The Transition From Mediaeval to Modern Warfare During the Renaissance The birth of ‘New War’ in Italy
It is easy to consider the Renaissance as a time of enlightenment typified principally by the artistic and scientific genius of Leonardo da Vinci and his peers; but ..
Albert Manucy A History of the Development and Use of Cannons, Mortars, Rockets & Projectiles from Earliest Times to the Nineteenth Century From thrown rock to artillery shell
Albert Manucy’s book examines the history of artillery from the earliest times to the late nineteenth century and describes how missiles were employed in conflic..
George Bruce Malleson Decisive Conflicts of the Thirty Years' War & War of Spanish Succession to Blenheim The battlefield of 17th Century Europe
On land, the Thirty Years War was fought primarily in Germany. It was one of the most destructive conflicts Europe has experienced, as great areas were laid w..
Augusta Theodosia Drane A History to the Siege of Vienna, 1688 The Knights of the white cross
The Order of Knights Hospitallers—or Knights of St John—originated in the times of the Crusades in 1119, though the foundation of a hospital for pilgrims in Jerusalem..