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  • Arthur and the Anglo-Saxon Wars

    Arthur and the Anglo-Saxon Wars
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850455489

    Part of the "Men-At-Arms" series, this book looks at Anglo-Celtic warfare between 410-1066, illustrating equipment, weapons and military encounters.

  • The Moors

    The Moors
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855329645

    The high point of medieval islamic expansion was the 700-year presence of the 'Moors' in Spain and Portugal. The Arab and Berber conquest was followed by the establishment of a richly distinct culture in Andalusia, where for a while Muslim and Chris…

  • Medieval Russian Armies 1250-1450

    Medieval Russian Armies 1250-1450
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841762340

    "Orientalized" Between the 13th and 15th centuries Russia developed along different lines from the rest of Europe. The Mongol conquest had a profound influence on arms, armour, organization, recruitment and tactics. Russian forces were pitted agains…

  • Medieval Scandinavian Armies

    Medieval Scandinavian Armies
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841765051

    As the Viking Age gave way to the Middle Ages the development of Scandinavian armies showed special local characteristics, due both to the rough terrain and the relatively 'egalitarian' nature of society. Though Denmark's proximity to Germany led to…

  • Medieval Scandinavian Armies

    Medieval Scandinavian Armies
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841765068

    This period saw profound changes, as Scandinavia became greatly influenced by military events and developments elsewhere in Europe. Most noticeably, plate armour began to take over from mail; and important evidence is provided by the remarkable 14th…

  • Cross & Crescent in the Balkans

    Cross & Crescent in the Balkans
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781526766731

    This is NOT just another retelling of the Fall of Constantinople, though it does include a very fine account of that momentous event. It is the history of a quite extraordinary century and a bit which began when a tiny of force of Ottoman Turkish wa…

  • Forces of the Hanseatic League

    Forces of the Hanseatic League
    av Dr David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782007791

    The Hanseatic League was a commercial and defensive federation of merchant guilds based in harbour towns along the North Sea and Baltic coasts of what are now Germany and her neighbours, which eventually dominated maritime trade in Northern Europe a…

  • Constantinople 1453

    Constantinople 1453
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841760919

    This title details the epic four-month siege of the city of Constantinople, last vestige of the once mighty Roman and Byzantine Empires. It illustrates the battle which saw Constantine's men outnumber eight-to-one before being overcome by the Sultan…

  • Attila and the Nomad Hordes

    Attila and the Nomad Hordes
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850459968

    Of all the conquerors who swept out of Central Asia, two names stand out in European memory - Attila the Hun and Genghis Khan the Mongol. Both are remembered for massacres and devastation; yet whereas Genghis is also famous for the laws he imposed o…

  • The First Crusade 1096-99

    The First Crusade 1096-99
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841765150

    To many people the Crusades were the First Crusade. This first 'armed pilgrimage' to the Holy Land was, of course, the only Crusade that really succeeded. It resulted in the establishment of four so-called Crusader States in the Middle East and its…

  • Medieval Siege Weapons

    Medieval Siege Weapons
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841764597

    The medieval period was probably the most varied in military history when it came to the development of non-gunpowder military machines. One reason for this was the bringing together of several pre-existing military-technological traditions from the…

  • Medieval Siege Weapons

    Medieval Siege Weapons
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841762357

    The Medieval era was a period of huge variety and invention in the field of siege warfare. Before the use of cannon and other gun-powder artillery, siege engines relied on assorted sources of power from torsion 'energy storage' systems to man-power,…

  • Teutonic Knight

    Teutonic Knight
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846030758

    Osprey's study of Teutonic Knights from 1190 to 1561. The Military Order of Teutonic Knights was one of the three most famous Crusading Orders; the others being the Templars and the Hospitallers. Like these two, the Teutonic Knights initially focuse…

  • The Normans

    The Normans
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 1987 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850457292

    Osprey's study of the Normans during the Middle Ages. Despite the small geographic extent of Normandy its people played a crucial role in the history of the medieval world. Ferocity, boundless energy, cunning and a capacity for leadership were their…

  • The Mamluks

    The Mamluks
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855323148

    Detailing their appearance and uniforms, this book describes the armies of the Mamluk Sultanate of Egypt and Syria, the power responsible for the destruction of the Crusader kingdoms.

  • Fornovo, 1495

    Fornovo, 1495
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855325227

    In the year 1495, Charles VIII was the youthful King of France, the most powerful state in medieval Europe. A dreamer who saw himself as the saviour of Christian Europe, he believed he could roll back the ever-spreading tide of Ottoman Turkish conqu…

  • Armies of the Caliphates, 862-1098

    Armies of the Caliphates, 862-1098
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855327702

    The author here looks at the fragmentation of the Abbasid Caliphate based in Iraq, and the Fatimids, Buwayhids, Ghaznawids and other principalities that emerged from the wrecked Abbasid state. More advanced than any other medieval military power, th…

  • Saladin

    Saladin
    av Dr David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849083171

    This Osprey Command book looks closely at the early life, military experiences and key battlefield exploits of Al-Malik al-Nasir Yusuf Ibn Najm al-Din Ayyub Ibn Shahdi Abu'l-Muzaffar Salah al-Din - or Saladin as he is more commonly known outside the…

  • Mamluk 'Askari 1250-1517

    Mamluk 'Askari 1250-1517
    av Dr David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782009283

    New archaeological material and research underpins this extensive, detailed and beautifully illustrated account of the famous Mamluk Askars who are credited with finally defeating and expelling the Crusaders, halting the Mongol invasion of the Islam…

  • Air Power and the Arab World 1909-1955

    Air Power and the Arab World 1909-1955
    av Dr. David C. Nicolle

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912866434

    At a time when multiple wars are raging across much of the Middle East, it is almost forgotten that it was Abu al-Qasim Abbas ibn Firnas ibn Wirdas at-Takurni - an Andalusian inventor, physician and engineer - who was the first person to undertake e…

  • The Second Crusade 1148

    The Second Crusade 1148
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846033544

    Despite minor setbacks, Christian Europe had enjoyed success on previous Crusader campaigns. Pursuing an ambitious but politically flawed strategy against an Islamic state friendly to their Crusader neighbours, the knights of the Second Crusade suff…

  • Orleans 1429

    Orleans 1429
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841762326

    By 1429, with French fortunes in the Hundred Years War at their lowest ebb, an English victory seemed inevitable. Northern France including Paris was firmly under English control and the city of Orleans was besieged by an English army. At the darkes…

  • Medieval Polish Armies 966-1500

    Medieval Polish Armies 966-1500
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846030147

    The history of Poland is a fascinating study of a people struggling to achieve nationhood in the face of internal and external enemies. Poland became a unified Christian state in AD 966 and by the 12th century a knightly class had emerged - a force…

  • Cross & Crescent in the Balkans

    Cross & Crescent in the Balkans
    av David Nicolle

    e-bok - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844687602

    This is NOT just another retelling of the Fall of Constantinople, though it does include a very fine account of that momentous event. It is the history of a quite extraordinary century, one which began when a tiny of force of Ottoman Turkish warrior…

  • Saracen Strongholds AD 630-1000

    Saracen Strongholds AD 630-1000
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846031151

    The Islamic world drew upon a myriad of pre-existing styles of fortification, taking Romano-Byzantine, Indian and Chinese ideas to create a highly effective and sophisticated hybrid fortification that was both new and distinctive.

  • Crecy, 1346

    Crecy, 1346
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855329669

    The Battle of Crecy was the first major battle of the Hundred Years War. The English army triumphed despite being outnumbered and it established the reputation of the longbow as a fearsome weapon. This volume details the events of the campaign with…

  • Warriors and their Weapons around the Time of the Crusades

    Warriors and their Weapons around the Time of the Crusades
    av David Nicolle

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780860788980

    The technological relationship between the three main civilizations of the Western world - Byzantium, the Islamic world and the West - most particularly in the area of arms, armour and military technology is a field of research for which Dr Nicolle…

  • The Fall of English France 1449-53

    The Fall of English France 1449-53
    av Dr David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849086165

    Despite the great English victories at Crecy, Poitiers and Agincourt, the French eventually triumphed in the Hundred Years War. This book examines the last campaign of the war, covering the great battles at Formigny in 1450 and Castillon in 1453, bo…

  • Armies of the Ottoman Turks, 1300-1774

    Armies of the Ottoman Turks, 1300-1774
    av David Nicolle

    Inbunden - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850455113

    The birth of the Ottoman state is shrouded in legend. Whatever the truth of its origins, the Ottomans formed an Empire which almost succeeded in bringing Christian Europe to its knees. During the last decades of the 13th century, the ambitious Osman…

  • Crusader Castles in the Holy Land 1097-1192

    Crusader Castles in the Holy Land 1097-1192
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841767154

    Of all the castles constructed by Western Europeans during the Middle Ages, none have caught the public imagination so much as Crusader castles. These structures, ranging from the very simple to the huge and elaborate, also encompass almost all aspe…

  • Air Power and the Arab World, 1909-1955

    Air Power and the Arab World, 1909-1955
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336325

    Much of the Arab World remains ravaged by war or threatened by war. Meanwhile the decades old Arab-Israeli conflict remains fundamentally unresolved. Consequently, even the Arab air forces and other Arab armed forces remain either at war or on a vir…

  • Wings Over Sinai

    Wings Over Sinai
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911096610

    Sixty years since the tripartite aggression of France, Great Britain and Israel against Egypt, this is the first account about Egyptian military operations during the Suez War of 1956 (or `Suez Crisis', as it is known in the West). Based on research…

  • The Fall of Granada, 1481-1492

    The Fall of Granada, 1481-1492
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855327405

    This campaign marked the emergence of Spain as a major military power in Europe and was one of the first campaigns in which artillery played a significant part. By 1481 Granada was the last Islamic enclave in Spain, but it took the Spanish army 11 y…

  • Saladin and the Saracens

    Saladin and the Saracens
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850456820

    Salah al Din Yusif ibn Ayyub, known to his Muslim contemporaries as al Nasi, 'The Victorious', and to an admiring Europe as Saladin, is the most famous single figure in the history of the Crusades, being even better known outside the English-speakin…

  • Knight Hospitaller

    Knight Hospitaller
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841762159

    The Hospitallers were the first of the Secular Crusading Orders to be created, though they were only "militarized" after the establishment of the Templers. The Hospitallers played a major role in the military struggle between Christendom and the Isl…

  • Knight Hospitaller

    Knight Hospitaller
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841762142

    The Hospitallers were the first of the Secular Crusading Orders to be created, though they were only 'militarized' after the establishment of the Templers. The Hospitallers played a major role in the military struggle between Christendom and the Isl…

  • The Janissary

    The Janissary
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855324138

    Describes and analyzes the history, uniforms, weaponry and military practices of the Janissary Infantry. This was the elite military force and Sultanate guard of the Ottoman Empire from the 14th to the 19th centuries.

  • Lawrence and the Arab Revolts, 1914-18

    Lawrence and the Arab Revolts, 1914-18
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850458886

    The Great War of 1914-18 is often seen as one major battleground - the Western Front - with numerous 'side-shows'. The other battle zones were not side-shows to those involved, however, although the local inhabitants often fought for motives which r…

  • Crusader Warfare

    Crusader Warfare
    av David Nicolle

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847251466

    This second volume of "Crusader Warfare" focuses on those non-Christian cultures which were most directly involved in the Crusades. Centering on the Islamic world, the Mongol "World Empire", its fragmented successor states and certain other non-Chri…

  • Crusader Warfare

    Crusader Warfare
    av David Nicolle

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847250308

    This book presents as many aspects as possible of warfare during the period of the crusades within all the cultures most directly involved. To a large extent the current interest in the Crusades reflects the perceived threat of a so-called 'clash of…

  • Poitiers AD 732

    Poitiers AD 732
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846032301

    In the early decades of the 8th century AD, Islamic forces were flooding into Europe through the Iberian peninsula, threatening Frankish and Burgundian territory and raiding it with ever-increasing ferocity. At the battle of Poitiers, also known as…

  • Great Islamic Conquests 632-750

    Great Islamic Conquests 632-750
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846032738

    Few centuries in world history have had such a profound and long-lasting impact as the first hundred years of Islamic history. In this book, David Nicolle examines the extensive Islamic conquests between AD 632 and 750. These years saw the religion…

  • French Armies of the Hundred Years War

    French Armies of the Hundred Years War
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855327108

    In text, photographs and colour plates, this book describes the uniforms, weaponary and military customs of the French Medieval armies.

  • Savage Hearts: A Paranormal Romance Anthology

    Savage Hearts: A Paranormal Romance Anthology
    av Kristy Nicolle, David Michael, Mila Waters

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781977627261

    Dracula, Quasimodo, Dr. Jekyll...they are the monsters that stalk your nightmares. Haunting the pages of books for centuries, they are the embodiment of all that emerges from the shadows when you close your eyes. They are the deformed, the hated and…

  • Cross and Crescent in the Balkans

    Cross and Crescent in the Balkans
    av David Nicolle

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781844159543

    This is not just another retelling of the Fall of Constantinople, though it does include a very fine account of that momentous event. It is the history of a quite extraordinary century and a bit which began when a tiny of force of Ottoman Turkish wa…

  • Poitiers 1356

    Poitiers 1356
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841765167

    The battle of Poitiers was one of the most important battles of the first part of the Hundred Years' War between England and France. With an Anglo-Gascon army, the Black Prince carried out a large raid into the heart of France in the summer of 1356,…

  • Romano Byzantine Armies 4th-9th Century

    Romano Byzantine Armies 4th-9th Century
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855322240

    By the late 4th century the pressures on the frontiers of the Roman Empire had transformed the nature of the army which defended it. With the western half of the empire in economic decline and chronic manpower shortages the army had proved incapable…

  • The Age of Tamerlane

    The Age of Tamerlane
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 1990 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850459494

    Tamerlane or Timur-i-Lenk ('Timur the Lame') is one of the most extraordinary conquerors in history. In the late 14th century his armies seized huge territories from the borders of Mongolia to Palestine and Anatolia. His passage was marked by massac…

  • Moghul India, 1523-1805

    Moghul India, 1523-1805
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855323445

    Covers the period from the Moghul invasion of India through Afghanistan to the Moghul Emperor's acceptance of British "protection" in the 18th century.

  • Migs in the Middle East, Volume 2

    Migs in the Middle East, Volume 2
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781914059360

    During and after the June 1967 Arab-Israeli War, fighter-bombers of Soviet-design and manufacture served in the air forces of two frontline Arab states facing Israel: Egypt and Syria. While Algeria and Iraq also deployed contingents flying Soviet-ma…

  • Italian Mediaeval Armies, 1300-1500

    Italian Mediaeval Armies, 1300-1500
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 1983 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850454772

    Mercenaries were a common feature throughout most of Europe in the 14th and 15th centuries, and had been known far earlier. But nowhere did such a sophisticated system of hiring, payment and organisation of mercenaries develop as it did in Italy. Th…

  • Air Power and the Arab World 1909-1955

    Air Power and the Arab World 1909-1955
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913118761

    At a time when multiple wars are raging across much of the Middle East, it is almost forgotten that it was Abu al-Qasim Abbas ibn Firnas ibn Wirdas at-Takurni - an Andalusian inventor, physician and engineer - who was the first person to undertake e…

  • Ottoman Infantryman 1914-18

    Ottoman Infantryman 1914-18
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846035067

    Following the Balkan Wars of 1912-1913, the Ottoman Empire undertook a massive military retraining program. Although many histories have depicted the Ottomans as a poor fighting force, this was more often due to poor leadership and logistics. The ty…

  • Hungary and the Fall of Eastern Europe, 1000-1568

    Hungary and the Fall of Eastern Europe, 1000-1568
    av David Nicolle

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850458336

    Although not widely studied in the West, the medieval history of south-eastern Europe is both fascinating and complex. The Kingdom of Hungary was a vast realm, at least the size of France, that endured throughout the Middle Ages whilst the Byzantine…