The Resource War and society in Early-Modern Europe : 1495-1715, Frank Tallett

War and society in Early-Modern Europe : 1495-1715, Frank Tallett

Label
War and society in Early-Modern Europe : 1495-1715
Title
War and society in Early-Modern Europe
Title remainder
1495-1715
Statement of responsibility
Frank Tallett
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on the early-modern period in western Europe, Tallett gives an insight into the armies, and shows how warfare had an impact on different social groups
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.2
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D214
LC item number
.T35 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
War in context
Label
War and society in Early-Modern Europe : 1495-1715, Frank Tallett
Link
Publication
Note
Reprinted 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 302-306) and index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Rewriting the history of war -- Soldiers, soldiers, soldiers -- War: when, where, why? -- 2. The Changing Art of War -- Pike and shot -- Cavalry -- Artillery and fortifications -- The spread of knowledge: specialization and professionalism -- The experience of conflict: siege and battle -- Constraints on war: the limits of the possble -- 3. Recruitment -- The methods -- The men -- The motives -- 4. Life and Death in the Armies -- Mortality and medicine -- The necessities of life -- Discipline and religion -- Prisoners -- The compensations of soldiering: women; comrades; an uncertain high-life -- The ex-soldier: militarization and the civilian world -- 5. The Impact of War -- The local effects -- Financing wars: winners and losers -- The state and war -- War and the economy -- Attitudes towards war
Control code
ocm24908540
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 319 pages
Isbn
9780415160735
Lccn
91043901
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps
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u636666
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780415024761
  • (OCoLC)24908540

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