[PDF / Epub] ☉ Livre des Fais d'Armes et de Chevalerie By Christine de Pizan – Heartforum.co.uk It is unexpected in any era to find a woman writing a book on the art of warfare but in the fifteenth century it was unbelievable Not surprisingly therefore Christine de Pizan's The Book of Deeds of A It is unexpected in any era to Fais d'Armes PDF/EPUB è find a woman writing a book on the art of warfare but in the fifteenth century it was unbelievable Not surprisingly therefore Christine de Pizan's The Book of Deeds of Arms and of Chivalry written around has often been regarded with disdain Many have assumed that Christine was simply copying or pilfering earlier military manuals But as Sumner Willard and Charity Cannon Willard show in this faithful English translation The Book of Deeds of Arms and Livre des PDF/EPUB or of Chivalry contains much that is original to Christine As a military manual it tells us a great deal about the strategy tactics and technology of medieval warfare and is one of our most important sources for early gunpowder weapon technology It also includes a fascinating discussion of Just War.
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