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This quantity, the 1st of a two-volume set, is the paintings of fourteen eu and American students and specializes in the broader elements of the Hundred Years. those essays diversity a long way afield from the normal heartlands of Hundred Years warfare reports to enquire the effect of the clash on Italy, the Low nations, and Spain and on such subject matters as city background, and the actualities of weapon use at the battlefield. a few of the essays during this assortment search to re-evaluate previous yet thorny questions lengthy linked to the clash, together with the genuine rapid influence of gunpowder know-how on siege battle through the fourteenth century and the functional technique of Henry V in staging and bringing concerning the conflict of Agincourt in 1415. With contributions through L.J. Andrew Villalon, Maria Teresa Ferrer i Mallol, Donald J. Kagay, Clara Estow, William P. Caferro, Sergio Boffa, Peter Michael Konieczny, Paul Solon, Manuel Sanchez Martinez, James E. Gilbert, Jane Marie Pinzino, Clifford J. Rogers, Kelly DeVries, and John Clement. Winner of the 2014 Verbruggen Prize of De Re Militari (the Society for the learn of Medieval army historical past) given each year for the simplest publication on medieval army history."

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