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
- Christopher Matthew, A Storm of Spears: Understanding the Greek Hoplite at War (Goodrich) March 19, 2015
- Timothy Venning, An Alternative History of Britain: The Hundred Years War (Krug) February 10, 2015
- Stephen Turnbull, Samurai Women 1184-1877 (Eads) February 10, 2015
- Ignacio and Ivan Lopez, The Spanish Tercios 1536-1704 (Roberts) February 10, 2015
- Guillaume de Machaut, The Capture of Alexandria, trans. Janet Shirley, introduction and notes by Peter Edbury (Rogers) February 8, 2015
- Savvas Kyriakidis, Warfare in Late Byzantium, 1204-1453. (May) February 8, 2015
- John Sadler, Towton: The Battle of Palm Sunday Field, 1461 (Krug) February 8, 2015
- Noel Fallows, Jousting in Medieval and Renaissance Iberia (Muhlberger) February 8, 2015
- Jared Kirby (ed.), Italian Rapier Combat: Capo Ferro’s ‘Gran Simalcro’ (Hester) February 4, 2015
- Donald Featherstone, Bowmen of England (Perdios) February 4, 2015
- Marcus Cowper, Henry V (Perdios) February 4, 2015
- Phillip Matyszak, Imperial General: The Remarkable Career of Petellius Cerialis (Roberts) January 29, 2015
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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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|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.
- The Medieval Way of War: Studies in Medieval Military History in Honor of Bernard S. Bachrach, ed. Gregory I. Halfond (Ashgate, 2015), 348 pp.
- Peter Hoskins with Anne Curry, Agincourt 1415: A Tourist’s Guide to the Campaign (Pen & Sword, 2014), 192 pp.
- John France, Warfare, Crusade and Conquest in the Middle Ages, Variorum Collected Studies Series (Ashgate, 2014), 374 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.
- 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.
- Rhys Morgan, The Welsh and the Shaping of Early Modern Ireland, 1558-1641 (Boydell Press, 2014), 242 pp.