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.
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Craig M Nakashian
Book Reviews Editor
Texas A&M University-Texarkana
- Phillip Matyszak, Imperial General: The Remarkable Career of Petellius Cerialis (Roberts) January 29, 2015
- Helen Nicholson and David Nicolle, God’s Warriors: Crusaders, Saracens and the Battle for Jerusalem (Klarner) January 29, 2015
- Chris Peers, Offa and the Mercian Wars: The Rise and Fall of the First Great English Kingdom (Wallace) January 29, 2015
- David Nicolle, The Fourth Crusade 1202-04: The Betrayal of Byzantium (Allen) January 23, 2015
- Carruthers, ed., The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle: Illustrated and Annotated (Allen) January 23, 2015
- Bachrach, Charlemagne’s Early Campaigns (768-777) (Albright) January 16, 2015
- Waterson, Defending Heaven: China’s Mongol Wars 1209-1370 (May) January 16, 2015
- Waterson, Defending Heaven: China’s Mongol Wars 1209-1370 (Claussen) January 16, 2015
- Tlusty, The Martial Ethic in Early Modern Germany (Mondschein) January 14, 2015
- Karatolios, Greek Fire and its contribution to Byzantine might (McMahon) December 21, 2014
- Hosler- John of Salisbury: Military Authority of the Twelfth-Century Renaissance (Nakashian) December 19, 2014
- Book Review: Norman naval operations in the Mediterranean November 20, 2014
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|Late Medieval/Renaissance||Italy, Spain, & The Mediterranean|
|France and Low Countries||
|British Isles and the North Sea World||
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DRM Books Available for Review
Links here are to the publisher’s website for the book, if available.
- 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.
- War and Literature, eds. Laura Ashe and Ian Patterson (D.S. Brewer, 2014), 266 pp.
- Jeff Champion, The Tyrants of Syracuse: War in Ancient Sicily, vol. II, 367-211BC (Pen & Sword, 2012), 272pp.
- Rory Cox, John Wyclif on War and Peace (Boydell Press, 2014), 214 pp.
- Aldo Schiavone, Spartacus, trans. Jeremy Carden (Harvard Univ. Press, 2013), 171pp.
- Sue Parrill and William B. Robison, The Tudors on Film and Television (McFarland, 2013), 352pp.
- 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), 228pp.
- Michael N. Salda, Arthurian Animation: A Study of Cartoon Camelots on Film and Television (McFarland, 2013), 220pp.
- Peter Rex, Edward the Confessor, King of England (2008, Amberly 2013), 245pp.
- Georgios Theotokis, The Norman Campaigns in the Balkans, 1081-1108 (Boydell Press, 2014), 278 pp.
- Rhys Morgan, The Welsh and the Shaping of Early Modern Ireland, 1558-1641 (Boydell Press, 2014), 242 pp.