The chivalric ethos and the development of military professionalism / edited by D.J.B. Trim.

An exploration of the armies and societies of late-mediaeval and early-modern Europe. The essays examine the extent to which the chivalric ethos and military professionalism were incompatible, as well as their relative significance for developments in the art of war, and the rise of the state.

Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Trim, D. J. B.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2003.
Series:History of warfare ; v. 11.
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Online Access:CONNECT
Description
Summary:An exploration of the armies and societies of late-mediaeval and early-modern Europe. The essays examine the extent to which the chivalric ethos and military professionalism were incompatible, as well as their relative significance for developments in the art of war, and the rise of the state.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xii, 359 pages, 9 pages of plates) : illustrations.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:1417510412
9781417510412
9047400887
9789047400882
9789004120952
9004120955
ISSN:1385-7827 ;