To Win and Lose a Medieval Battle

Nájera (April 3, 1367), A Pyrrhic Victory for the Black Prince

By L. J. Andrew Villalon and Donald J. Kagay

Status: 
€171,00
$197.00
ISBN13: 
9789004343177
E-ISBN: 
9789004345805
Publication Date: 
July 2017
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
approx. 704 pp.
Imprint: 
Language: 
Main Series: 
ISSN: 
1385-7827
Volume: 
115

Edited by Vanda Wilcox, John Cabot University and Trinity College Rome Campus

Vanda Wilcox’s edited volume Italy in the Era of the Great War analyses the political, military, social, economic and cultural history of war in Italy between 1911 and 1922.
Series: 
Volume: 
120
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004288713
Expected: 
April 2018
€229,00
$275.00

Þorsteinn Helgason, University of Iceland (em.)

In The Corsairs’ Longest Voyage Þorsteinn Helgason recounts the so-called “Turkish Raid” in Iceland, conducted by corsairs from North Africa in 1627, and its context, aftermath and memory, based on the extensive use of different sources.
Series: 
Volume: 
119
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004284876
Expected: 
April 2018
€154,00
$185.00

Edited by Georgios Theotokis, University of Athens, and Aysel Yildiz, Sabanci University

This is a collection of essays that aims to offer a vertical history of war in the Mediterranean Sea, from the early Middle Ages to early modernity, putting the emphasis on the changing face of several different aspects and contexts of war over time.
Series: 
Volume: 
118
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004315099
Expected: 
April 2018
€110,00
$132.00

Edited by Kerstin von Lingen, Heidelberg University

The Tokyo Tribunal (1946-1948) tried Japanese leaders for war crimes committed during the Second World War, but behind the scenes, old legal traditions contended with new legal ethics and refigured cultural perceptions of how to bringing about justice.
Series: 
Volume: 
117
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004359970
Expected: 
March 2018
€138,00
$159.00

Idan Sherer, University of Haifa

In Warriors for a Living, Idan Sherer explores the experience of the Spanish infantry during the long and bloody conflict between Spain and France during the Italian Wars.
Series: 
Volume: 
114
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004337718
E-ISBN: 
9789004337725
Publication date: 
January 2017
€120,00
$144.00

Hubert P. van Tuyll van Serooskerken, Augusta University

In Small States in a Big Power World, Hubert P. van Tuyll van Serooskerken explains how the Netherlands foiled Belgian annexationism at Versailles.
Series: 
Volume: 
113
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004314696
E-ISBN: 
9789004331563
Publication date: 
November 2016
€110,00
$132.00

Edited by Daniel Jaquet, Karin Verelst and Timothy Dawson

Late Medieval and Early Modern Fight Books offers insights into the cultural and historical transmission and practices of martial arts, based on interdisciplinary research on the corpus of the Fight Books (Fechtbücher) in 14th- to 17th-century Europe.
Series: 
Volume: 
112
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004312418
E-ISBN: 
9789004324725
Publication date: 
July 2016
€195,00
$234.00

Conor Whately, University of Winnipeg

Battles and Generals offers an analysis of Procopius’ descriptions of combat that emphasizes Procopius’ didactic aims, the specificity of Procopius’ accounts, and the role of Procopius’ audience in shaping his approach to warfare.
Series: 
Volume: 
111
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004310360
E-ISBN: 
9789004310384
Publication date: 
December 2015
€111,00
$149.00

Edited by Michael V. Leggiere, University of North Texas

In Napoleon and the Operational Art of War, the leading scholars of Napoleonic military history provide the most authoritative analysis of Napoleon’s battlefield success and ultimate failure in a work that features the very best of campaign military history.
Series: 
Volume: 
110
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004270343
E-ISBN: 
9789004310032
Publication date: 
February 2016
€135,00
$175.00

Edited by Gearóid Barry, NUI Galway, Enrico Dal Lago, NUI Galway, and Róisín Healy, NUI Galway

This edited volume examines World War I comparatively in both small nations and colonial peripheries. Chapters address subject nations within Europe such as Ireland and Poland; neutral states, such as Sweden and Spain; and colonies like German East Africa.
Series: 
Volume: 
109
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004292963
E-ISBN: 
9789004310018
Publication date: 
February 2016
€115,00
$149.00

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