Forces of the Hanseatic League: 13th–15th Centuries (Men-at-Arms)

3,55 valoración promedio
( 11 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9781782007791: Forces of the Hanseatic League: 13th–15th Centuries (Men-at-Arms)

The famous but largely unchronicled Hanseatic League (or simple "the Hanse/Hansa") was a Tuetonic German commercial and defensive federation of merchant guilds based in harbor towns along the North Sea and Baltic coasts of what are now Germany and her neighbors, which eventually dominated maritime trade in Northern Europe and spread its influence much further afield. The League was formed to protect the economic and political interests of member cities throughout a vast and complex trading network. While most members remained basically subject to the local rulers who profited from their prosperity, in a sense the League might be seen as foreshadowing today's ambiguous relationship between global corporations and political nation states.

The League continued to operate well into the 17th century, but its golden age was between c. 1200 and c. 1500; thereafter it failed to take full advantage of the wave of maritime exploration to the west, south and east of Europe. During its 300 years of dominance the League's large ships - called "cogs" - were at the forefront of maritime technology, were early users of cannon, and were manned by strong fighting crews to defend them from pirates in both open-sea and river warfare. The home cities raised their own armies for mutual defence, and their riches both allowed them, and required them, to invest in fortifications and gunpowder weapons, since as very attractive targets they were subjected to sieges at various times.

"Sinopsis" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

About the Author:

David Nicolle, born in 1944, worked in the BBC's Arabic service for a number of years before gaining an MA from the School of Oriental and African Studies, London, and a doctorate from Edinburgh University. He has written numerous books and articles on medieval and Islamic warfare, and has been a prolific author of Osprey titles for many years. The author lives in Leicestershire, UK.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Comprar nuevo Ver libro

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America

Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Añadir al carrito

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

David Nicolle
Editorial: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom (2014)
ISBN 10: 1782007792 ISBN 13: 9781782007791
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom, 2014. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Gerry Embleton Ilustrador. Language: English . Brand New Book. The Hanseatic League was a commercial and defensive federation of merchant guilds based in harbour towns along the North Sea and Baltic coasts of what are now Germany and her neighbours, which eventually dominated maritime trade in Northern Europe and spread its influence much further afield. The League was formed to protect the economic and political interests of member cities throughout a vast and complex trading network. The League continued to operate well into the 17th century, but its golden age was between c.1200 and c.1500; thereafter it failed to take full advantage of the wave of maritime exploration to the west, south and east of Europe. During its 300 years of dominance the League s large ships - called cogs - were at the forefront of maritime technology, were early users of cannon, and were manned by strong fighting crews to defend them from pirates in both open-sea and river warfare. The home cities raised their own armies for mutual defence, and their riches both allowed them, and required them, to invest in fortifications and gunpowder weapons, since as very attractive targets they were subjected to sieges at various times. Nº de ref. de la librería AA79781782007791

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 8,96
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

Nicolle, David
ISBN 10: 1782007792 ISBN 13: 9781782007791
Nuevos Cantidad: 5
Librería
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 20620429-n

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 8,75
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,23
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

David Nicolle
Editorial: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom (2014)
ISBN 10: 1782007792 ISBN 13: 9781782007791
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom, 2014. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Gerry Embleton Ilustrador. Language: English . Brand New Book. The Hanseatic League was a commercial and defensive federation of merchant guilds based in harbour towns along the North Sea and Baltic coasts of what are now Germany and her neighbours, which eventually dominated maritime trade in Northern Europe and spread its influence much further afield. The League was formed to protect the economic and political interests of member cities throughout a vast and complex trading network. The League continued to operate well into the 17th century, but its golden age was between c.1200 and c.1500; thereafter it failed to take full advantage of the wave of maritime exploration to the west, south and east of Europe. During its 300 years of dominance the League s large ships - called `cogs - were at the forefront of maritime technology, were early users of cannon, and were manned by strong fighting crews to defend them from pirates in both open-sea and river warfare. The home cities raised their own armies for mutual defence, and their riches both allowed them, and required them, to invest in fortifications and gunpowder weapons, since as very attractive targets they were subjected to sieges at various times. Nº de ref. de la librería AA79781782007791

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 11,04
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

David Nicolle,Gerry Embleton
Editorial: Osprey Publishing 2014-04-20 (2014)
ISBN 10: 1782007792 ISBN 13: 9781782007791
Nuevos Cantidad: 5
Librería
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Osprey Publishing 2014-04-20, 2014. Estado de conservación: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 24-48 hours from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Nº de ref. de la librería NU-GRD-05089498

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 7,85
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,36
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

David Nicolle
Editorial: Osprey Publishing (2014)
ISBN 10: 1782007792 ISBN 13: 9781782007791
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 7
Librería
The Monster Bookshop
(Fleckney, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Osprey Publishing, 2014. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. BRAND NEW ** SUPER FAST SHIPPING FROM UK WAREHOUSE ** 30 DAY MONEY BACK GUARANTEE. Nº de ref. de la librería mon0001213211

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 9,24
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,23
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

Nicolle, David
ISBN 10: 1782007792 ISBN 13: 9781782007791
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 2014. PAP. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería VR-9781782007791

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 8,54
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,37
A Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

David Nicolle
Editorial: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom (2014)
ISBN 10: 1782007792 ISBN 13: 9781782007791
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 10
Librería
Book Depository hard to find
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom, 2014. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Gerry Embleton Ilustrador. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. The Hanseatic League was a commercial and defensive federation of merchant guilds based in harbour towns along the North Sea and Baltic coasts of what are now Germany and her neighbours, which eventually dominated maritime trade in Northern Europe and spread its influence much further afield. The League was formed to protect the economic and political interests of member cities throughout a vast and complex trading network. The League continued to operate well into the 17th century, but its golden age was between c.1200 and c.1500; thereafter it failed to take full advantage of the wave of maritime exploration to the west, south and east of Europe. During its 300 years of dominance the League s large ships - called `cogs - were at the forefront of maritime technology, were early users of cannon, and were manned by strong fighting crews to defend them from pirates in both open-sea and river warfare. The home cities raised their own armies for mutual defence, and their riches both allowed them, and required them, to invest in fortifications and gunpowder weapons, since as very attractive targets they were subjected to sieges at various times. Nº de ref. de la librería BTE9781782007791

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 12,59
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Nicolle, David
Editorial: Osprey Publishing (2014)
ISBN 10: 1782007792 ISBN 13: 9781782007791
Nuevos Tapa blanda Cantidad: 5
Librería
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Osprey Publishing, 2014. Estado de conservación: New. The Hanseatic League was a commercial and defensive federation of merchant guilds based in harbour towns along the North Sea and Baltic coasts of what are now Germany and her neighbours, which eventually dominated maritime trade in Northern Europe and spread its influence much further afield. This title deals with this topic. Illustrator(s): Embleton, Gerry. Series: Men-at-Arms. Num Pages: 48 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DF; 3H; HBTK; HBTM; JWF; KCLT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 250 x 179 x 4. Weight in Grams: 166. . 2014. Paperback. . . . . . Nº de ref. de la librería V9781782007791

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 12,81
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Irlanda a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

Dr David Nicolle
Editorial: Osprey Publishing (2014)
ISBN 10: 1782007792 ISBN 13: 9781782007791
Nuevos Tapa blanda Cantidad: 1
Librería
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Osprey Publishing, 2014. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería GH9781782007791

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 9,93
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,99
De Alemania a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

Dr David Nicolle
Editorial: Osprey Publishing
ISBN 10: 1782007792 ISBN 13: 9781782007791
Nuevos Paperback Cantidad: 5
Librería
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Osprey Publishing. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. New copy - Usually dispatched within 2 working days. Nº de ref. de la librería B9781782007791

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 5,33
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 7,79
De Reino Unido a Estados Unidos de America
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda