The author explores in detail the history of mounted warfare which in reality is a history of war itself. For over 3,000 years the mounted warrior was a dominant figure, mobility and speed of the horse were invaluable, and the charge itself often the defining moment of any battle. The author has gone to great lengths to make this a highly readable, well researched, beautifully illustrated history. This book will delight everyone interested in military history and those who are thrilled by the special 'romance' of the horse in warfare.
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Buchbeschreibung Barnsley, Pen & Sword Military, 2004. 19 cm x 24.5 cm. 192 pages. Original Softcover. Excellent condition with only very minor signs of external wear. Includes for example the following essays: Rome and her Enemies / The Medieval Knight / The New Mamluks / Guerilla Horsemen etc. Artikel-Nr. 71449AB
Buchbeschreibung Barnsley, Pen & Sword Military Classics, 2004. 19 cm x 24.5 cm. 192 pages. Original softcover. Excellent condition with only very minor signs of external wear. Includes for example the following essays: Rome and her Enemies, 750 BC to AD 476 / The Medieval Knight, 950 to 1494 / Beyond Europe, 1096 to 1800 / The New Mamluks, 1789 to 1914 / Guerrilla Horsemen in the Nineteenth Century etc. Artikel-Nr. 71714AB