De Re Militari is pleased to present reviews and notices of recent work on medieval military history, whether new books, journal articles, or scholarly appearances in media.
For any questions or more information on becoming a book reviewer for De Re Militari, please contact:
Craig M Nakashian
Book Review Editor
Texas A&M University-Texarkana
(Note- the Book Review Editor would like to thank the College of Education and Liberal Arts at Texas A&M University-Texarkana for its continued support of the DRM book review process.)
- Timothy Venning, An Alternative History of Britain: The English Civil War (Jasmin Ditcham) February 2, 2016
- Sue Parrill and William B. Robison, The Tudors on Film and Television (Albright) January 29, 2016
- John France, Hattin (Donnachie) January 19, 2016
- Charles D. Stanton, Medieval Maritime Warfare (Fissel) January 4, 2016
- Adam Chapman, Welsh Soldiers in the Later Middle Ages 1282-1422 (Ditcham) January 4, 2016
- John D. Grainger, The British Navy in the Baltic (Albright) January 4, 2016
- Eduardo de Mesa, The Irish in the Spanish Armies in the Seventeenth Century (Fissel) December 17, 2015
- John France, Warfare, Crusade and Conquest in the Middle Ages (Rodriguez) December 14, 2015
- Michael N. Salda, Arthurian Animation: A Study Of Cartoon Camelots on Film and Television (Albright) December 8, 2015
- Hans Lecküchner, The Art of Swordsmanship (Hester) November 19, 2015
- Chris Peers, Genghis Khan and the Mongol War Machine (Goodrich) November 2, 2015
- Richard Kirwan and Sophie Mullins (eds), Specialist Markets in the Early Modern Book World (Ditcham) October 20, 2015
|Early Medieval||Crusades and the Military Orders|
|Late Medieval/Renaissance||Italy, Spain, & The Mediterranean|
|France and Low Countries||
|British Isles and the North Sea World||
|Eastern & Non-European||
|Full list of pre-2012 reviews: Alphabetical by Author
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DRM Books Available for Review
Links here are to the publisher’s website for the book, if available.
- Matthew Lewis, Medieval Britain in 100 Facts (Amberley, 2015), 192 pp.
- Sara Cockerill, Eleanor of Castile: The Shadow Queen (Amberley, 2015), 432 pp.
- Kings, Knights and Bankers: Essays by Richard Kaeuper, Edited by Christopher Guyol (Brill, 2015), 400 pp. [Note- this is access to an e-text]
- Desperta Ferro Antigua y Medieval n.º32: La Guerra de los Cien Años (Note- this is a popular magazine about the Middle Ages; Spanish reading ability required)
- Hospitaller Piety and Crusader Propaganda, eds. Theresa M. Vann and Donald J. Kagay (Ashgate, 2015), 394 pp.
- Toni Mount, Dragon’s Blood & Willow Bark: The Mysteries of Medieval Medicine (Amberley, 2015), 304 pp.
- Terry Breverton, Richard III: The King in the Car Park (Amberley, 2015), 315 pp.
- Scott Lomax, Nottingham: The Buried Past of a Historic City Revealed (Pen & Sword, 2013), 192 pp.
- Susan Curran, The English Friend, illustrated by Susan Curran and Mike Dixon (Lasse Press, 2007), 304pp. — Available to the reviewer as PDF or Kindle edition.
- Bob Carruthers (ed.), War in Ancient Greece, Military History from Primary Sources (Pen & Sword, 2013), 576pp.
- Christopher Matthew and Matthew Trundle (eds.), Beyond the Gates of Fire: New Perspectives on the Battle of Thermopolyae (Pen & Sword 2013), 228 pp.