e-Book Celtic Warfare 1595-1763 epub downloadAuthor: James Michael Hill
Pages: 216 pages
Publisher: John Donald; 2nd edition (1986)
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by James Michael Hill
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The most important aspect of continuity in Celtic warfare from 1595 and 1763 was the tactical offensive. Up to 1689 this was based largely on the renowned, undisciplined and fearsome broadsword attack which regularly dominated the battlefield against more conventional armies. Better led, trained and equipped British forces after this date, however, quickly learned to withstand and overcome the "Highland Charge", which reached its disastrous nadir at Colloden. Close X. Learn about new offers and get more deals by joining our newsletter.
James Michael Hill P. CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. This book provides a comprehensive study of the way in which the Celtic people fought and the weapons that they used. After an introduction which sets the background, the book concentrates on the Irish Wars, the civil war in Scotland, the campaigns of Graham of Claverhouse, Bonnie Dundee, the Jacobite uprisings of 1715 and 1745, and the North American War against the French and the Indians.
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Michael Hill Celtic Warfare published 1986. Michael Hill Celtic Warfare published 1986.
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After an introduction which sets the background, the book concentrates on the Irish Wars, the civil war in Scotland, the campaigns of Graham of Claverhouse, Bonnie Dundee, the Jacobite uprisings of 1715 and 1745, and the North American War against the French and the Indians. Battles which are analysed in detail include Clontibret, Yellow Ford, Moyry Pass, Kinsale, Tippermuir, Aberdeen, Inverlochy, Auldearn, Kilsyth, Killiecrankie, Preston, Sheriffmuir, Prestonpans, Falkirk, and Culloden.
Keywords: Maps, Celtic Warfare, James Michael, John Donald, Michael Hill, Edinburgh.
Celtic warfare, 1595–1763. Pp xi, 203. Edinburgh: John Donald. Published online by Cambridge University Press: 28 July 2016.