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Description - Journal of Medieval Military History by Bernard S. Bachrach

Warfare is one of the central themes of medieval history. Medieval society was dominated by men who considered themselves more as soldiers than landlords, judges or administrators. More of society's resources went into fortifications than cathedrals; deeds of arms were a topic rivalled in literature only by love; and in many times and places the common people dreaded war far more than famine or plague. War was the greatest force in determining the evolution of medieval governments. Although the study of war, its conduct and its impact, has never been absent from medieval historiography, the past few decades have seen this field rise to new prominence. Until now, however, there has been no journal dedicated specifically to this area. The Journal of Medieval Military History, the new annual journal of De Re Militari: The Society for Medieval Military History will remedy this situation by publishing top-quality scholarly articles on topics across the full thematic and chronological ranges of the study of war in the middle ages. Contributors to this first issue: EMILIE AMT, BERNARD BACHRACH, DOUGLAS BIGGS, CHARLES BOWLUS, JOHN FRANCE, STEPHEN MORILLO, CLIFFORD ROGERS, and J.F. VERBRUGGEN.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780851159096
ISBN-10: 0851159095
Format: Hardback
(234mm x 156mm x mm)
Pages: 179
Imprint: The Boydell Press
Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd
Publish Date: 5-Dec-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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