Kelly DeVries, Ph.D. (1987) in Medieval Studies, Centre for Medieval Studies, University of Toronto, is Professor in History at Loyola College in Maryland. He is the author of Joan of Arc: A Military History (Sutton, 1999), The Norwegian Invasion of England in 1066 (The Boydell Press, 1999), Infantry Warfare in the Early Fourteenth Century: Discipline, Tactics, and Technology (The Boydell Press, 1996), and Medieval Military Technology (Broadview Press, 1992), and numerous articles on medieval military history and military technology.
This work will appeal to anyone researching medieval military history and the history of medieval military technology, but especially to undergraduate and graduate students, and also to established medieval and military historians.
Winner in 2007 of the Verbruggen Prize for the best book in medieval military history
"The first edition of the printed version of this bibliography gained wide praise from reviewers (CH Jun'02, 39-5552, Oustanding Academic Title); the Choice reviewer called it "definitive and necessary for any library supporting serious programs in medieval studies." ... this update will be a very useful addition for anyone who has the earlier edition. .. The CD-ROM version is very easy to use and includes a feature that allows users to add their own notes to the record."
P.M. Konieczny, Choice, 2005.
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Walter E. Kaegi in Medieval Warfare Book Reviews, January 2004. http://www.deremilitari.org/REVIEWS/devries_cb.htm