Military History Digest

Military History Digest #357

Military History Digest

 

Medieval:

  •  The 'Second' War of Independence: Civil War and More With Iain MacInnes - Medievalists.net https://www.medievalists.net/2021/12/the-second-war-of-independence-civil-war-and-more-wit...

 

Early Modern:

  •  Military Book Review History of the British Army, 17141783: An Institutional History https://www.strategypage.com/bookreviews/2240

 

Military History Digest #354

Military History Digest

 

Ancient:

  •  Xi Jinping Discussed the Thucydides Trap With Malcolm Turnbull, Revealing His View of the World Today - Abc News https://www.abc.net.au/news/2021-07-06/prime-minister-turnbull-xi-jinping-discuss-the-trap...

 

Medieval:

  •  Battling the Samurai Myths: An Interview With Historian Karl Friday | Budo Japan https://budojapan.com/kenjutsu/20210714kf/

Military History Digest #350

Military History Digest

This is the 350th issue of the Military History Digest, which has been going since November 2007.  The first one (then called the "Military History Weblog Digest") is here:

https://lists.h-net.org/cgi-bin/logbrowse.pl?trx=vx&list=h-war&month=0711&week=d&msg=F0aj9...

As always, suggestions for sites to follow or posts to include are always welcome.

Ancient:

Military History Digest #345

Military History Digest

 

Ancient:

  •  A History of Rome in Paintings: 12 Civil War the Eclectic Light Company https://eclecticlight.co/2020/10/27/a-history-of-rome-in-paintings-12-civil-war/

 

Medieval:

  •  What Happened to the Corpses on the Medieval Battlefield? - Medievalists.net https://www.medievalists.net/2020/10/corpses-medieval-battlefield/

 

Early Modern:

Military History Digest #339

Military History Digest

 

Medieval:

  •  17.02.21, Davies, John a., Eds., Et Al., Castles and the Anglo-Norman World | the Medieval Review https://scholarworks.iu.edu/journals/index.php/tmr/article/view/23405

  •  17.04.06 , Bailey and Giles, Eds., Charlemagne and His Legend in Early Spanish Literature and Historiography | the Medieval Review https://scholarworks.iu.edu/journals/index.php/tmr/article/view/23515

Military History Digest #337

Military History Digest

Now with added military history reviews!

Medieval:

  •17.02.10 , Forgeng, Trans., the Book of Horsemanship by Duarte I of Portugal | the Medieval Review https://scholarworks.iu.edu/journals/index.php/tmr/article/view/23354

  •18.09.25, Bates, William the Conqueror | the Medieval Review https://scholarworks.iu.edu/journals/index.php/tmr/article/view/25660

 

Early Modern:

Military History Digest #334

Military History Digest

 

Medieval:

  •The Battle of Murten: The Invasion of Charles the Bold and the Survival of the Swiss States - Medievalists.net https://www.medievalists.net/2020/02/the-battle-of-murten-the-invasion-of-charles-the-bold...

 

Early Modern:

  •George IIIs Collection of Military Maps https://militarymaps.rct.uk/

 

18th Century (to 1815):

Military History Digest #332

Military History Digest

Medieval:

  • Charlotte De Lusignan: A Fighting Queen - Medievalists.net https://www.medievalists.net/2019/12/charlotte-de-lusignan-a-fighting-queen/

  • New Medieval Books: Books on Medieval Warfare and Chivalry in 2019 - Medievalists.net https://www.medievalists.net/2019/12/books-medieval-warfare-chivalry-2019/

 

18th Century (to 1815):

Military History Digest #328

Military History Digest

1815-1861:

  •Saving the UKs Last Working Semaphore Tower in South-West London IanVisits https://www.ianvisits.co.uk/blog/2019/06/11/saving-the-uks-last-working-semaphore-tower-in...

 

Civil War

  •Church in the Maelstrom: A Historians Reflection on the Violence of the Wars First Major Battle https://www.historynet.com/church-in-the-maelstrom.htm

Military History Digest #320

Military History Digest

 

The Military History Digest is a selected assortment of military history pieces from around the web. Suggestions for entries or sites to follow are always welcome at <hwar@silbey.net>

 

Ancient:

  • Barbarians at the Gate  The Last Battles of the Roman Army  MilitaryHistoryNow.com https://militaryhistorynow.com/2018/10/28/going-out-with-a-bang-the-last-battles-of-the-ro...

Military History Digest #317

Military History Digest

The Military History Digest is a selected assortment of military history pieces from around the web. Suggestions for entries or sites to follow are always welcome at <hwar@silbey.net>

 

18th Century:

  •  Disciplining the Empire  Dr. Sarah Kinkel on the Eighteenth-Century British Royal Navy http://cimsec.org/disciplining-the-empire-dr-sarah-kinkel-on-the-eighteenth-century-britis...

Military History Digest #316

Military History Digest

The Military History Digest is a selected assortment of military history pieces from around the web. Suggestions for entries or sites to follow are always welcome at <hwar@silbey.net>

 

Early Modern:

•  The Vasa: Gustav II Adolfs Glorious and Doomed Warship http://www.medievalists.net/2018/06/the-vasa-gustav-ii-adolfs-warship/

 

19th Century:

Military History Digest #315

Military History Digest

The Military History Digest is a selected assortment of military history pieces from around the web.  Suggestions for entries or sites to follow are always welcome at <hwar@silbey.net>

Ancient:

•   Naval History Blog  Blog Archive  The Making of a Naval Disaster https://www.navalhistory.org/2018/05/17/the-making-of-a-naval-disaster

 

Medieval:

Military History Digest #297

Military History Digest


Ancient:
 1. Old Dragon's Head  Qinhuangdao Shi, China | Atlas Obscura http://www.atlasobscura.com/places/old-dragons-head
 
 Medieval:
 2. Fortification Friday: Stoccades as a supplemental interior arrangement | To the Sound of the Guns https://markerhunter.wordpress.com/2016/12/23/fort-friday-interior-pt19-2/
 
 18th Century:

Military History Digest #281

Military History Digest

  Medieval:
  1. Genghis Khan: Barbarian Conqueror or Harbinger of Democracy - Medievalists.net http://www.medievalists.net/2016/01/15/genghis-khan-barbarian-conqueror-or-harbinger-of-de...
  2. Provences Bloody Past: Six Lessons from a Forgotten Crusade http://warontherocks.com/2016/01/provences-bloody-past-six-lessons-from-a-forgotten-crusade/

Military History Digest #279

Military History Digest

 Medieval
 1. Ten Castles that Made Medieval Britain, by James Turner http://www.medievalists.net/2015/11/29/ten-castles-that-made-medieval-britain-by-james-tur...
 2. The Empire that was always Decaying: The Carolingians (800-888) - Medievalists.net http://www.medievalists.net/2015/12/11/the-empire-that-was-always-decaying-the-carolingian...
 

Military History Digest #274

Military History Digest

 Medieval:
 1. Agincourt was a battle like no other … but how do the French remember it? | World news | The Guardian http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/sep/26/agincourt-600th-anniversary-how-french-rememb...
 2. Shell-keeps re-visited: the bailey on the motte? - Medievalists.net http://www.medievalists.net/2015/09/23/shell-keeps-re-visited-the-bailey-on-the-motte/

Military History Digest #273

Military History Digest

Medieval
 1. Hellburners Were the Renaissance’s Tactical Nukes | War Is Boring http://warisboring.com/articles/hellburners-were-the-renaissance-equivalent-of-a-tactical-...
 2. The last rex crucesignatus, Edward I and the Mongol alliance - Medievalists.net http://www.medievalists.net/2015/09/12/the-last-rex-crucesignatus-edward-i-and-the-mongol-...