The Military Experience in the Age of Reason

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Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1987 - History - 346 pages
What was war like in the Age of Reason, for those who fought in it? Duffy answers this question using research from archives, notebooks, letters, diaries and memoirs.

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Taking the Age of Reason as approximately 1715-1789, Duffy seeks to portray what it was like to be a (European) soldier of the period, looking at both peacetime and wartime conditions. Most examples ... Read full review

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If you're at all interested in the subject, just read it already. Read full review

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