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The Normans and their Adversaries at War Essays in Memory of C. Warren Hollister (Warfare in History)

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Published by Boydell Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • British & Irish history: c 1000 to c 1500,
  • European history: c 500 to c 1500,
  • History of specific racial & ethnic groups,
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • c 1000 CE to c 1500,
  • Military,
  • History, Military,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military history, Medieval,
  • British Isles,
  • Europe,
  • Military - General,
  • Medieval,
  • Military Science,
  • History / Medieval,
  • World history,
  • Western Europe - General,
  • History,
  • Medieval, 500-1500,
  • Military art and science,
  • Normans

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsRichard P. Abels (Editor), Bernard S. Bachrach (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8277698M
ISBN 100851158471
ISBN 109780851158471

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  Taken together they challenge received opinion on a number of issues and force a profound reconsideration of the manner in which the Normans and their adversaries, Anglo-Saxons, Danes, Angevins and the Welsh, prepared for and waged : Taken together they challenge received opinion on a number of issues and force a profound reconsideration of the manner in which the Normans and their adversaries, Anglo-Saxons, Danes, Angevins and the Welsh, prepared for and waged war. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 25 cm. Contents: From Alfred to Harold II: the military failure of the late Anglo-Saxon state / Richard Abels --William Rufus' plan for the invasion of Aquitaine / Bernard S. Bachrach --Harold Godwinson in Wales: military legitimacy in late Anglo-Saxon England / Kelly DeVries --The Normans . The studies in this book examine and illuminate the Anglo-Saxon and Anglo-Norman military institutions that supported and shaped the conduct of war in northwestern Europe in the central middle ages. Taken together they challenge received opinion on a number of issues and force a profound reconsideration of the manner in which the Normans and their adversaries, Anglo .

Taken together, they challenge received opinion on a number of issues and force a profound reconsideration of the manner in which the Normans and their adversaries, Anglo-Saxons, Danes, Angevins and the Welsh, prepared for and waged war. The contributors include: Richard Abels, Bernard Bachrach, Kelly Devries, John France, C.M. The Normans and Their Adversaries at War: Essays in Memory of C. Warren Holliste Woodbridge: Boydell Press, Pp. ; graphs and 1 map. This collection of ten rather good articles presented by the students and colleagues of C. Warren Hollister was originally intended as a Festschrift, but Hollister's death in made it a memorial volume. Taken together, they challenge received opinion on a number of issues and force a profound reconsideration of the manner in which the Normans and their adversaries, Anglo-Saxons, Danes, Angevins and the Welsh, prepared for and waged war. The contributors include: Richard Abels, Bernard Bachrach, Kelly Devries, John France, C.M/5(2). Compte-rendu de: "The Normans and their Adversaries at War. Essays in Memory of C. Warren Hollister", Richard P. Abels et Bernard S. Bachrach (éd.); Woodbridge, The Boydell Press, , Revue historique, n° , avril , p. Author: Pierre Bauduin.

The Normans (Norman: Normaunds; French: Normands) are an ethnic group that arose in Normandy, a northern region of France, from contact between Viking settlers and indigenous Franks and Gallo-Romans. The settlements followed a series of raids on the French coast from Denmark, Norway, and Iceland. Norman is a Vietnam veteran and formerly a reporter for The New York Times; Ms. Norman's books include Women at War: The Story of Fifty Military Nurses Who Served in Vietnam. In this book they step back, at regular intervals, to explain dispassionately what it was like to undergo the experiences these men went by: 1. The Normans and their adversaries at war: essays in memory of C. Warren Hollister. Kelly DeVriesThe Normans and Crusading - John FranceAimoin's Miracula Sancti Germani and the Norse raids on St Denis and St Germain - Carroll Gillmor'Ad tutandos patriae fines': The Defense of Normandy, - Robert HelmerichsExpedicio in Denmark - Niels. As the Normans settled England, they faced treachery, collusion and foreign threats. Yet William was still able to complete the monumental Domesday Book. By Dr Mike Ibeji. War .