The Dutch Army and the Military Revolutions, 1588-1688


The Dutch Army and the Military Revolutions, 1588-1688 ❮PDF❯ ❤ The Dutch Army and the Military Revolutions, 1588-1688 Author Olaf Van Nimwegen – Liversite.co.uk The Dutch army is central to all discussions about the tactical strategic and organisational military revolution of the early modern period but this is the first substantial work on the subject in Eng The Dutch army is central Army and eBook ☆ to all discussions about the tactical strategic and organisational military revolution of the early modern period but this is the first substantial work on the subject in English This book addresses the changes that were effected in the tactics and organisation of the Dutch armed forces between and It shows how in the first decades of this The Dutch PDF/EPUB or period the Dutch army was transformed from an unreliable band of mercenaries into a disciplined force that could hold its own against the might of Spain Under the leadership of Maurits of Nassau and his cousin Willem Lodewijk a tactical revolution was achieved that had a profound impact on battle However the Dutch army s organisational structure remained unchanged and the Dutch Republic Dutch Army and MOBI ñ continued to rely on mercenaries and military entrepreneurs It was not until the latter half of the seventeenth century that the Dutch under William III of Orange Captain General of the Union introduced revolutionary changes in military organisation and established an efficient standing army This army withstood attacks by Louis XIV and the Dutch reforms were copied by the EnglishOLAF VAN NIMWEGEN has Dutch Army and the Military MOBI :ð held a number of research posts in the Netherlands He has an extensive publication record in Dutch and has published several articles on the Dutch army in English In he was awarded the Schouwenburg Prize for an outstanding publication on Dutch military history for De Republiek der Verenigde Nederlanden als grote mogendheid The Republic of the United Netherlands as a great power about the role and position of the Dutch Republic in the European system of states in the period to.

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  • The Dutch Army and the Military Revolutions, 1588-1688
  • Olaf Van Nimwegen
  • Anglais
  • 09 September 2014
  • 1843835754

About the Author: Olaf Van Nimwegen

En tant u’auteur connu certains Army and eBook ☆ de ses livres fascinent les lecteurs comme dans le livre The Dutch Army and the Military Revolutions ui est l’un des lecteurs les plus recherchés Olaf Van Nimwegen auteurs dans le monde.


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