Chase Chapter 2
Chinas Major political and cultural centers in the north South China was most populated and richest cities Rice Agriculture in South (Monsoon Winds blow water) North cultivates Wheat Mongolians raise livestock land not good for farmi
Physical Shock Affect of weapon on human.
Psychological Shock Putting fear in the opposing side.
Conflict Phase Get other side to lose cohesion.
Pursuit Phase Attacker essentially, attacks
6. Frederick the Great (II)
7. Divisional System
10. Light Infantry
1. Discuss and explain how the knight vir
Duke of Marlborough Stopped France with Louis XIV, separated his army, attacked flanks,
CHANGES: Reasons Why Fighting, Weapons, Types of Armies, Tactics, Finances, Resources,
Feudal, Medieval Stipendiary, Aggregate Contract, State Commis
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The Era of Chinese Predominance 1000-1500
Chinas rapid evolution towards market-regulated behavior created a critical balance
Market and Command in Medieval China
Iron Working Blast Furnaces Coke as Fue
CordobaCohortPredominantly used by the Romans is a fairly large military unit, generally consisting of one type of soldier. Arquebus- a primitive firearm used in the 15th to 17th centuries. It displaced the early musket. Was able to punch through amo
Bureau brothersEngineers that worked for Charles VII. They standardized artillery to 7 types. Balance of PowerLa guerre aux vacheBattle of Malplaquet- Sept 11, bloodiest battle of 18th Century. Allied forces Habsburg Empire, UK, United Provinces, Aga
Guilmartin 53-89 The Weapons of War at Sea Before gunpowder boarding was the way to go in a sea fight Close combat (half-pikes, glaives, halberds) Crossbow most important missile weapon Lethal at short and medium range Quickly mastered No physi
Glete Early Modern powerful, centralized governments, organized on bureaucratic principles, access to most of economic resources of society. Standardized solutions to technical, strategic, tactical and admin problems. Challenge and response.
Chase 1-27 Intro Firearms originated in China Europe, OE, Japan 4 Regions (Europe, Middle East, India, and East Asia) Early Firearms were ineffective against steppe and desert nomads.
The Oikoumene The 4 regions are known as the Oikoumene because th
Modern Traditional Army
1. Establishment of Great Power System
League Augsburg 1686
After Westphalia French victories
Joined by England and changed name to Grand Alliance
Treaty of Ryswick 1697
War of Spanish Succesion
Great treaty of U