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A history of war and weapons, 449 to 1660

A. Vesey B. Norman

A history of war and weapons, 449 to 1660

English warfare from the Anglo-Saxons to Cromwell

by A. Vesey B. Norman

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Published by Crowell in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Military weapons -- History.,
    • Armor -- History.,
    • Military art and science -- England -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published in London under title: Warrior to soldier, 449-1660. Published in 1979 under title: English weapons & warfare, 449-1660.

      Statement[by] A. V. B. Norman and Don Pottinger.
      ContributionsPottinger, Don, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsU810 .N6 1966
      The Physical Object
      Pagination224 p.
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5991493M
      LC Control Number66022527

      The book starts at the beginning of pre-human history talking about rocks, fire, and spears, and ends at the Spanish American war circa , covering colts and Gatling guns. Along the way he provides a good overview of all sorts of weapons, both deadly and ridiculou John O'Bryan sets the perfect balance between education about weapons and /5(58). The British Isles have witnessed intermittent periods of competition and cooperation between the people that occupy the various parts of Great Britain, the Isle of Man, Ireland, the Bailiwick of Guernsey, the Bailiwick of Jersey and the smaller adjacent islands.. Today, the British Isles contain two sovereign states: the Republic of Ireland and the United Kingdom.

      Weapons is the rich and exciting story of arms through the ages—from the first tied stone thrown by prehistoric hunters to the super bombs of today. Illustrated with the unusually detailed and astonishingly realistic drawings of Edwin Tunis, it is a weapon-by-weapon account of human ingenuity in the invention and improvement of arms for defense and offense. Books A history of war and weapons, to arms and armour from the age of Louis XIV to World War I [by] G. A. Shepperd. Author: Shepperd, G. A., Publisher: Crowell Physical Description: p. illus. 23 cm. Subjects: Arms and armor. Collection: Weapons of War.

      Military history is a humanities discipline within the scope of general historical recording of armed conflict in the history of humanity, and its impact on the societies, cultures and economies thereof, as well as the resulting changes to local and international relationships.. Professional historians normally focus on military affairs that had a major impact on the societies involved as well. Early Quaker Statements. Isaac Penington on the Magistrate's Sword, George Fox on "Keeping Watch," A Declaration to Charles II This is the entire text of what most believe is the seminal statement of the Quaker peace testimony.A Declaration from the harmless and innocent people of God, called Quakers, against all plotters and fighters in the world, for the removing the ground.


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A review by Carroll Quigley in Military Affairs, Summer (Vol. 31, No. 2), pp. of a book: A HISTORY OF WAR AND WEAPONS, TO English Warfare From The Anglo-Saxons to Cromwell.

by A. Norman and Don Pottinger. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, A History of War and Weapons, to English Warfare from the Anglo-Saxons to Cromwell [A.V.B.

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Norman and Don Pottinger. English Weapons and Warfare, book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Overview of weapons & warfare from the time of /5. London edition () published under title: Warrior to soldier, to ; New York edition () published under title: A history of war and weapons, to Description: pages: illustrations ; 23 cm: Other Titles: Warrior to soldier, to History of war and weapons, to Responsibility: A.V.B.

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Norman and Don Pottinger. Previously published: Arms & Armor Press, Original London ed. ()--published under title: Warrior to soldier, ; New York ed.

() published under title: A history of war and weapons, to Includes index. Description: pages: illustrations ; 22 cm: Other Titles: English weapons and warfare, Responsibility. Originally published in London under title: Warrior to soldier, Published in under title: English weapons & warfare, Regular Print Book: Physical description: p.: ill.

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