Byzantine Armies, 886-1118 download free [PDF and Ebook] by Ian Heath

Byzantine Armies, 886-1118 download free [PDF and Ebook] by Ian Heath year 1979
  • Book name: Byzantine Armies, 886-1118
  • Author: Ian Heath
  • Release date: 1979/8/7
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Technology and Engineering
  • ISBN: 9780850453065
  • Rating: 9.42 of 10
  • Votes: 616
  • Review by: Annie Stephenson
  • Review rating: 8.08 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/16
  • Total pages: 48
  • Includes a PDF summary of 4 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: The Byzantines had a remarkably sophisticated approach to politics and military strategy. Unlike most of their contemporaries, they learnt very early in their history that winning a battle did not necessarily win a war, and they frequently bought off their enemies with treaties and bribes rather than squander men and mat riel in potentially fruitless campaigns. The Byzantine army of the 10th and early 11th centuries, at the height of its power and efficiency, was the best-organised, best-trained, best-equipped and highest-paid in the known world. This splendid book by Ian Heath examines the Byzantine Armies from 886-1118, including the lusty, hard-fighting, hard-drinking 'barbarian' Varangian guard.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 2H
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Military Engineering, History: Specific Events & Topics, Military History, War & Defence Operations, Medieval History
  • Available formats: TXT, EPUB, TXTz, PDB, DOC, WORD, PDF, HTM. Compressed in BZ, ZIP, GZ, RAR, CBC
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 14.85 USD
  • Dimensions: 185x250x13mm
  • Weight: 197g
  • Printed by: Osprey Publishing
  • Published in: New York, United Kingdom

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