Medieval Russian Armies 1250–1500

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Men-at-Arms 367
 
Author: Viacheslav Shpakovsky, David Nicolle
Illustrator: Angus McBride
About this book
After disastrous defeats at the hands of the Mongols in the 13th century, the Russian principalities became vassals of the Khans of the Golden Horde for more then 200 years; and at the same time the western princes faced the German crusaders of the Teutonic Order. Remarkably, Russia responded with a new surge of military vigour. Eventually, freedom from the 'Mongol yoke' coincided with a degree of unity around a powerful new state - Muscovy. This exciting chapter of history is illustrated with rare early paintings, photos, diagrams, and eight plates reconstructing the mixed influences of East and West in the appearance of Russian warriors.
 
Contents
Russia under the Mongols (mid-13 to 14 centuries) · Mongol influence of later Russian armies · Cavalry · Infantry · Fortification · River warfare · The Republic of Novgorod (14-15 centuries) · The Rise of Lithuania (14-15 centuries) · The Rise of Muscovy (late 14-15 centuries) · Cavalry · Infantry · The guns of Muscovy · Colour plate commentary · Bibliography · Index
Paperback; May 2002; 48 pages; ISBN: 9781841762340

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