New PDF release: Crusader Castles Of The Teutonic Knights

By Stephen Turnbull

ISBN-10: 1841765570

ISBN-13: 9781841765570

Additionally that can be purchased AS AN ebook. the unique pressured conversion of pagan Livonia, what's now the Baltic states of Latvia and Estonia, was once conducted through an army order referred to as the Brethren of the Sword. In 1236 this order was once integrated into the Teutonic Knights following a catastrophic army defeat. The knights had continuously consolidated their conquests via networks of castles and fortified locations, and the Livonian bankruptcy of the Teutonic Order equipped castles of stone. This name covers the developmental and operational background of those fortresses over the size of the center a long time. It information how the Baltic fortifications of the Teutonic Knights advanced to mirror the altering nature of siege struggle and the expanding dominance of gunpowder in struggle.

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