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Divided into five sections, the text examines the individual components of the oriental army, the footsoldier and the mounted soldier, the equipment they wore an used, and how they fought together as a unit. Fighting Techniques of the Oriental World describes why certain types of units--such as the cavalry horse archer, were more effective than others, and why the heavy ca ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published December 9th 2008 by Thomas Dunne Books
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Jesús Rodriguez
Good read but could be a bit technical. I would recommend to know a bit about military schemes, tactics, and strategy before reading this. Other than that good read.
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