Category Archives: Europe in the 16th Century (1494-1598)

Review Essay: Historiographies, Bibliographies and War in European History (1494-1815)

Jeremy Black. War in European History, 1494-1660. The Essential Bibliography Series. Dulles, Virginia.: Potomac Books, 2006. ISBN 978-1-57488-971-0. Pp. x, 118. $14.95. Jeremy Black. War in European History, 1660-1792. The Essential Bibliography Series. Dulles, Virginia: Potomac Books, 2009. ISBN 978-1-59797-246-8. … Continue reading

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Book Review of Warfare in Eastern Europe, 1500-1800

Brian L. Davies, editor. Warfare in Eastern Europe, 1500-1800. History of Warfare series. Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill, 2012. ISBN 978-9004-22196-3. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Pp. vi, 364. $182.00. Historians in Central and Eastern European have produced a rich literature on the … Continue reading

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Book Review of Italy and the European Powers: The Impact of War, 1500-1530

Christine Shaw, editor. Italy and the European Powers: The Impact of War, 1500-1530. History of Warfare series. Leiden: The Netherlands, 2006. ISBN 978-90-04-15163-5. Illustrations. Notes. Index. Pp. xix, 317. $179.00. Dr Christine Shaw, a Research Fellow at Swansea University, has edited … Continue reading

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Philip II and Spanish Hegemony (1559-1598): A Bibliography

INTERNATIONAL POLITICS AND WARFARE IN THE LATE MIDDLE AGES AND EARLY MODERN EUROPE A Bibliography of Diplomatic and Military Studies by William Young Chapter 4 – Philip II and Spanish Hegemony (1559-1598) Philip II and Spanish Hegemony (1559-1598): A Bibliography (pdf)

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Book Review of The Business of War: Military Enterprise and Military Revolution in Early Modern Europe

David Parrott. The Business of War: Military Enterprise and Military Revolution in Early Modern Europe. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2012. ISBN 978-0-521-51483-5. Figures. Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Index. Pp. xvii, 429. $80.00. Dr David Parrott, a Fellow and Lecturer at New … Continue reading

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Book Review of The Road to Rocroi: Class, Culture and Command in the Spanish Army of Flanders, 1567-1659

Fernando González de León. The Road to Rocroi: Class, Culture and Command in the Spanish Army of Flanders, 1567-1659. History of Warfare series. Leiden, The Netherlands: Brill, 2009. ISBN 978-90-04-17082-7. Illustrations. Charts. Maps. Notes. Bibliography. Pp. xvi, 406. $210.00. The … Continue reading

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Italian and Habsburg-Valois Wars (1494-1559): A Bibliography

INTERNATIONAL POLITICS AND WARFARE IN THE LATE MIDDLE AGES AND EARLY MODERN EUROPE A Bibliography of Diplomatic and Military Studies by William Young  Chapter 3 Italian and Habsburg-Valois Wars (1494-1559) Italian and Habsburg-Valois Wars (1494-1559): A Bibliography (pdf)

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