Offers a variety of entries on the cultural, military, and political history, as well as geography, biography, and philosophy, of this period. This work also offers detailed information on the major events, places, battles, figures, technologies, and ideas behind six centuries of global conflicts.Chinese armor impressed them and they plundered and adopted hauberks and plate. Mongols generallv preferred lamellar-style armor (small plates bound with leather to make larger, flexible armored strips), which they also used to protectanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Age of Wars of Religion, 1000-1650|
|Author||:||Cathal J. Nolan|
|Publisher||:||Greenwood Publishing Group - 2006-01-01|