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  • Charles Xi?s War

    Charles Xi?s War
    av Michael Fredholm von Essen

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628002

    The book describes and analyses the Scanian War, which was fought from 1675 to 1679 between, on one side, primarily Brandenburg and Denmark–Norway and, on the other, Sweden. The war was mainly fought in Scania, the former Danish lands along th…

  • Peter the Great's Revenge

    Peter the Great's Revenge
    av Boris Megorsky

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628026

    Narva and Ivangorod – the two fortresses on both sides of Narova River – comprise a nowadays-unique fortification ensemble that has gone through many historical periods of the Baltic region. Narva gained world fame after two battles in e…

  • The Russian Army in the Great Northern War 1700-21

    The Russian Army in the Great Northern War 1700-21
    av Boris Megorsky

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911512882

    The book describes the armed forces of Peter the Great in its entirety, and covers in depth old Russian troops and irregulars, as well as Peter’s new standing army (guards, infantry, dragoons, elite units and artillery) and his brand-new force…

  • The Bavarian Army During the Thirty Years War, 1618-1648

    The Bavarian Army During the Thirty Years War, 1618-1648
    av Laurence Spring

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336028

    The Bavarian Army has been overshadowed by those of Gustavus Adolphus’ and Wallenstein’s Armies, but it was one of only a few armies to have fought throughout the Thirty Years War, first as part of the Catholic League and then an indepen…

  • Standards, Guidons and Colours of the English Civil War

    Standards, Guidons and Colours of the English Civil War
    av Stephen Ede-Borrett

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628620

    Between 1642 and 1660 the various armies which fought the English Civil War carried literally hundreds of flags, the great majority of which have gone unrecorded. This study traces their development as the `free-for-all’ of the first year of t…

  • The First British Army, 1624-1628

    The First British Army, 1624-1628
    av Laurence Spring

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910777954

    True, the concept of Britain dates back to Roman times, but it was James I that founded Britain in the modern sense. With his accession to the throne in 1603 for the first time Scotland, England, Wales and Ireland were united - with James bestowing…

  • 'Britain Turned Germany': the Thirty Years' War and its Impact on the British Isles 1638-1660

    'Britain Turned Germany': the Thirty Years' War and its Impact on the British Isles 1638-1660

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912866625

    The speakers at the 2018 Helion conference offer a variety of insights into the depth and direction of research into the Thirty Years’ War, with particular reference to the war’s effect on the British Isles, the careers of the officers f…

  • The Armies and Wars of the Sun King 1643-1715

    The Armies and Wars of the Sun King 1643-1715
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628606

    The reign of Louis XIV of France had a great impact on the course of European and world military history. The years 1643 to 1715 were a defining epoch for western military, diplomatic and economic matters. Most of those years were marked by conflict…

  • I am Minded to Rise

    I am Minded to Rise
    av Jenn Scott

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912866632

    This book throws new light on the men who fought for the Stuarts in Scotland from the beginning of the Jacobite cause in 1689 to Glenshiel in 1719 by drawing on the work of historians and a wide range of primary sources and therefore presenting a pi…

  • The King's Irish

    The King's Irish
    av John Barratt

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912866533

    The English troops serving in Ireland were vital source of experienced and possibly war-winning manpower sought after by both King and Parliament in the Civil War. The “cessation” or truce which King Charles reached with the Irish Confed…

  • The Armies of Sir Ralph Hopton

    The Armies of Sir Ralph Hopton
    av Laurence Spring

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336516

    Nothing sums up the tragedy of the English Civil War more than the friendship between Sir Ralph Hopton and the parliamentarian general Sir William Waller as “this war without an enemy.” Hopton was one of the first commanders to support t…

  • Wars and Soldiers in the Early Reign of Louis  XIV

    Wars and Soldiers in the Early Reign of Louis  XIV
    av Bruno Mugnai

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628590

    Prolific Italian artist and author, Bruno Mugnai introduces the Dutch Army of the third quarter of the 17th century in the first of a new 8 volume series that covers the armies of early years of Louis XIV reign. France and the United Provinces repre…

  • In the Emperor's Service

    In the Emperor's Service
    av Laurence Spring

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628569

    Albrecht von Wallenstein! His very name is synonymous with the Thirty Years War. From a poor nobleman he rose to become the Duke of Friedland and Mecklenburg. Many see his assassination at Eger in 1634 as the end of the “interesting” per…

  • Cavalier and King of Man

    Cavalier and King of Man
    av John Callow

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913118860

    James Stanley, 7th Earl of Derby, was a pivotal figure in the Civil War in Lancashire, between 1642-51, and in governance of North-West of England across a quarter of a Century. As Lord of the Isle of Man, he enjoyed quasi-royal powers and fostered…

  • Reconstructing the New Model Army Volume 1

    Reconstructing the New Model Army Volume 1
    av Malcolm Wanklyn

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910777107

    This book provides a full listing of the troop and company commanders who served in the New Model Army during the first four years of its existence. A second volume covering the final years of the army’s existence is currently very close to co…

  • The Battle of NöRdlingen 1634

    The Battle of NöRdlingen 1634

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781914059735

    In 1634 the Thirty Years' War had taken a spectacular turn; the great protagonists of 1630 had died: King Gustav Adolf of Sweden and Generals Tilly and Wallenstein. The Swedish army was disoriented without the presence of its charismatic king. Chanc…

  • St. Ruth's Fatal Gamble

    St. Ruth's Fatal Gamble
    av Michael McNally

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336066

    In 1685, James, Duke of York, ascended to the thrones of England, Ireland and Scotland. As the first catholic monarch in 150 years many believed that his reign would be short and that he would be succeeded by his eldest daughter Mary, a protestant,…

  • St. Ruth's Fatal Gamble

    St. Ruth's Fatal Gamble
    av Michael McNally

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912390380

    In 1685, James, Duke of York, ascended to the thrones of England, Ireland and Scotland. As the first catholic monarch in 150 years many believed that his reign would be short and that he would be succeeded by his eldest daughter Mary, a protestant,…

  • Carl Gustav Armfelt and the Struggle for Finland During the Great Northern War

    Carl Gustav Armfelt and the Struggle for Finland During the Great Northern War
    av Eirik Hornborg

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336479

    Charles XII’s planned conquest of Norway died with him at Fredriksten fortress on 30 November 1718 (OS), and the small Swedish-Finnish army simultaneously besieging Trondheim was ordered to return to Sweden. Setting off on the final stage acro…

  • The Most Heavy Stroke

    The Most Heavy Stroke
    av Chris Scott

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912390991

    Sir William Waller called his defeat at the Battle of Roundway Down, the most heavy stroke that ever befell him. He also said it turned victory into mourning and glory into shame. Indeed his loss in July 1643 was both dramatic and unexpected but wha…

  • The Lion from the North

    The Lion from the North
    av Michael Fredholm von Essen

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628576

    The book describes and analyses the early modern Swedish army, with a particular emphasis on the reforms introduced by King Gustavus Adolphus before and during the Thirty Years War. Furthermore, the book expands our understanding of the Swedish army…

  • By Defeating My Enemies

    By Defeating My Enemies
    av Michael Glaeser

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336462

    By Defeating My Enemies is a military biography of Charles XII of Sweden, the first written in English in over 50 years. It challenges several traditions created by historians of both the old and new schools of Carolean historiography and through a…

  • The Army of James II, 1685-1688

    The Army of James II, 1685-1688
    av Stephen Ede -Borrett

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911512363

    Between James’ accession in February 1685 and flight in December 1688 the British Armies increased four fold (the English, Scots and Irish Armies were still separate institutions and were to remain so until the early 18th Century, in the case…

  • The Last Spanish Armada

    The Last Spanish Armada
    av Jonathan D. Oates

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912866618

    Overshadowed by the better known Spanish Armada of 1588, three centuries ago, the final Spanish Armada set sail against England and Scotland. This little known invasion is often treated as part of the little known Jacobite campaign of 1719. However,…

  • 'A Rabble of Gentility'

    'A Rabble of Gentility'
    av John Barratt

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911512981

    General George Monck once described the Royalist horse as “a rabble of gentility”. Modern research has largely dispelled this image of the King's cavalry. However the description seems at first sight appropriate to the body of cavalry kn…

  • The Other Norfolk Admirals

    The Other Norfolk Admirals
    av Dr Simon Harris

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912174225

    Winner of the Bronze Award at the Military History Matters Book of the Year Awards 2019 The careers of the three Norfolk admirals were intimately related. Narbrough and Shovell came from the small North Norfolk hamlet of Cockthorpe and Myngs from ne…

  • Armies and Enemies of Louis XIV

    Armies and Enemies of Louis XIV
    av Mark Allen

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628057

    This book originally saw the light of day as a long running series of articles in Wargames Illustrated in the late 1980’s. Due to growing interest in the wars of the late 17th century, the author of the original features has complied them alon…

  • The New Knights

    The New Knights
    av Frederic Chauvire

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336486

    Between the middle of the 16th century and the beginning of the 18th century, the battle cavalry experienced deep upheavals. The men-at-arms armed with spears and arranged in hedges disappear in favor of cavalrymen fighting with swords and pistols i…

  • From Solebay to the Texel

    From Solebay to the Texel
    av Quintin Barry

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628033

    England and the Dutch Republic fought three naval wars in the middle of the 17th century, arising principally from a clash of mercantile interests. In the first of these, under the Commonwealth, England had much the better, due largely to the outsta…

  • Crucible of the Jacobite '15

    Crucible of the Jacobite '15
    av Jonathan Oates

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911512899

    Just over three centuries ago, there was a major battle in Scotland that was to decide the fate of the newly established – and bitterly contested - union of England and Scotland. On one hand there was a numerically superior army, trained and a…

  • The Battle of the White Mountain 1620 and the Bohemian Revolt, 1618-1622

    The Battle of the White Mountain 1620 and the Bohemian Revolt, 1618-1622
    av Laurence Spring

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912390229

    The Battle of the White Mountain and the Bohemian Revolt, 1618-1622 looks not only at the battle of the White Mountain, but also the campaigns and events leading up to the battle, such as the Bohemian Army’s march on Vienna, the sieges of Pils…

  • A Very Gallant Gentleman: Colonel Francis Thornhaugh (1617-1648) and the Nottinghamshire Horse

    A Very Gallant Gentleman: Colonel Francis Thornhaugh (1617-1648) and the Nottinghamshire Horse

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781915070340

  • The Army of Occupation in Ireland 1603-42: Defending the Protestant Hegemony

    The Army of Occupation in Ireland 1603-42: Defending the Protestant Hegemony

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781915070364

  • The New Model Army: a Military Handbook

    The New Model Army: a Military Handbook
    av Stephen Ede-Borrett

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912390243

    In the last few years there have been many studies of the New Model Army’s campaigns, its origins, its politics and even its political beliefs. However there has been no full-length study of the military aspects of the New Model Army since tha…

  • Civil War London

    Civil War London
    av David Flintham

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911512622

    London was the critical location throughout the English Civil Wars - a fact that has been emphasised by countless historians, with some going as far to say that by fleeing his capital in January 1642, King Charles I lost the war several months befor…

  • Home and Away: the British Experience of War 1618-1721

    Home and Away: the British Experience of War 1618-1721

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628019

    The experience of war is never confined to those who participate militarily: the consequences of warfare ripple out across their immediate families and communities, and the lives of countless civilians the combatants will never meet. The wives and c…

  • 'Ready to Bleed'

    'Ready to Bleed'
    av Arran Johnston

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912866595

    This book charts the fortunes of the armies raised by the Scottish Covenanters as they fight across Scotland, Ireland and England in defence of their cause and in defiance of their king. From the Bishops Wars to the surrender of Charles I, Ready to…

  • The Cretan War (1645-1671)

    The Cretan War (1645-1671)
    av Bruno Mugnai

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628040

    A considerable part of the military history of the 17th century is dominated by the conflict between the Christian powers and the Ottoman Empire. Much has been written about the politics and the campaigns that led to the siege of Vienna in 1683 and…

  • Muscovy'S Soldiers

    Muscovy'S Soldiers
    av Michael Fredholm von Essen

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912390106

    The book describes and analyses the emergence of the early modern Russian army, before the military reforms introduced by Tsar Peter the Great brought it in line with developments in Western Europe. It will be shown that Tsar Peter’s reforms,…

  • In the Midst of the Kingdom

    In the Midst of the Kingdom
    av Martyn Bennett

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913118891

    This book is the first study to reassess the nature of the royalist cause in the North midland counties of Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire Rutland and Staffordshire during the first civil war (1642-1646). Previous accounts of the war in…

  • Cavalier Capital

    Cavalier Capital

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781914059551

    "Cavalier Capital", the first detailed account of Oxford's role as "Royalist capital" to appear for almost three-quarters of a century, examines all aspects of Oxford's experience in the English Civil War. As well as the effects on the town and univ…

  • Famous by My Sword

    Famous by My Sword
    av Charles Singleton

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781909384972

    A brilliant young poet, leading a gallant band whose epic adventure ends in defeat, betrayal and execution. Montrose was a doomed King's general who dared to win - and lost it all. The Scottish Royalist armed forces, along with its principal leader,…

  • The English Garrison of Tangier: Charles II's Colonial Venture in the Mediterranean, 1661-1684

    The English Garrison of Tangier: Charles II's Colonial Venture in the Mediterranean, 1661-1684

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781915070326

  • War in the West Indies

    War in the West Indies
    av Paul Sutton

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336639

    In 1655 Oliver Cromwell, England’s Lord Protector, sent a fleet to attack and seize Spanish possessions in South America. The English was flexing its muscles on the international stage and for political, religious and commercial reasons chose…

  • The Battle of Glenshiel

    The Battle of Glenshiel
    av Jonathan Worton

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912174973

    Its tercentenary is approaching, but the battle of Glenshiel is not well known. Glenshiel: The Jacobite Rising in 1719 therefore takes a fresh view of this curious and remarkable, but part-forgotten engagement. It was fought on 10 June 1719, during…

  • The Armies of Philip Iv of Spain 1621 - 1665

    The Armies of Philip Iv of Spain 1621 - 1665
    av Pierre Picouet

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628613

    The reign of Philip IV of Spain is fascinating, as after a century of dominance in Europe, the Spanish hegemony was seriously challenged by France. At the beginning of Philip IV’s reign, Spanish dominions were vast, not only in Europe but also…

  • The Last Army

    The Last Army
    av John Barratt

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912390212

    Although the Battle of Naseby (14 June 1645) is generally regarded as the decisive action of the First Civil War, dooming the Royalist cause to inevitable defeat, fierce fighting continued for over a year, including several pitched battles and numer…

  • Soldiers and Buccaneers of the Sun King 1643-1715: West Indies and Latin America

    Soldiers and Buccaneers of the Sun King 1643-1715: West Indies and Latin America

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781915070357

  • Better Begging Than Fighting

    Better Begging Than Fighting
    av John Barratt

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781910777725

    Cromwell’s alliance with France in 1657 opened for the English Republic and Charles II’s army in exile a new theatre of war in Flanders - in addition to England’s ongoing war with Spain. It resulted in the old opponents of the Civi…

  • The Arte Militaire

    The Arte Militaire
    av Warwick Louth

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911096221

    Military manuals have been used as a source through a range of historical studies, but only recently has their potential to Conflict Archaeology truly been recognised. Military manuals allowed the progression of the Military Revolution from the info…

  • The Swedish Army of the Great Northern War, 1700-1721

    The Swedish Army of the Great Northern War, 1700-1721
    av Lars Ericson Wolke

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912390182

    The book describes the development of the Swedish Army during the Great Northern War, 1700-1721, when Sweden fought against a coalition of Russia, Denmark-Norway and Poland-Saxony. For parts of the War Prussia and Hanover also joined the enemy coali…