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Published: 21 June 2010

1792 Pages | 162 b/w

8-1/2 x 11 inches

ISBN: 9780195334036

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The Oxford Encyclopedia of Medieval Warfare and Military Technology

Editor in Chief: Clifford J. Rogers

  • More than 1,000 signed A-Z entries, written by nearly 200 international scholars, make this the authoritative resource on the subject
  • Covers military leaders, battles, sieges, individual fortresses, and authors across all of Europe, the Byzantine Empire, and the Crusader States from 500-1500, ensuring comprehensiveness
  • Innovative coverage of military technology including entries on armor, battlefield archaeology, logistics and transportation, and navigational techniques makes this set unique and indispensable in any collection
  • Includes a topical outline arranged by category, plus a general index to aid and guide research
  • Each regional category includes an introductory narrative, a discussion of primary sources, and an entry on historiography for a depth and breadth of coverage not found in any other resource on the subject
  • More than 150 black and white illustrations, and 26 maps, offer visual and geographic context for this scholarship