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Los Ejércitos del Rey

We move a few kilometers and from Napoleonic Portugal we arrive to the Spanish military history and uniformology on losejercitosdelrey.es.

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Portuguese Army Website

Another interesting and less frequented topic: the Portuguese army in the Napoleonic Wars – Ordens de Batalha – at www.arqnet.pt/exercito The site has been open for several years and regularly update with new contents by Manuel Amaral.

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The Struggle for the Dutch East India Company’s Riches,12 August 1665

Bret, Michael: Strijd om de VOC-milljonen. Slag in de Haven van het Noorse Bergen, 12 augustus 1665. (The Struggle for the Dutch East India Company’s Riches. The Battle of Bergen Harbour, Norway on 12 August 1665) Zutphen, Walburg Press, 176 p., ill., Bibl., ISBN 978-90-5730-468. Euro 19,50. In the book is widely discussed the adventure

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Anno Domini 1672

One of the best examples of the philosophy of the blog can be foundin the excellent site Anno Domini 1672 maintained and updated by Edwin Groot in the Netherlands.

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The Turk at Vienna; History of the Great Siege of 1683

Frequenting military themes is no secondary occupation for Franco Cardini, who – though eminently a medievalist – addressed an issue of inordinate complexity with the great Ottoman siege of Vienna: perhaps the most significant episode of synthesis in the confrontation between East and West.

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German Colonial Uniforms

A site devoted to the imperial Germanarmy focuses only on the colonial period.

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Deutsche Militärgeschichte

One of the more interesting syntheses of these websites, and without doubt one of the richest offered by the net, is the German site Deutsche Militärgeschichte which has operated for the past fifteen years with regular updates of new contents.

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The body of the Killed Enemy, Violence and Death in the Contemporary War

The link between war and death and between war and cruelty may, at first, appear trivial, in the sense that all wars are cruel and deadly, but not all cruelties are free. In an era in which we are spectators, often distracted by many episodes of war more or less traditional, De Luna reminds us that killing an enemy and punishing him are not exactly the same thing.

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Scots Armies in the Great Rebellion 1638-1658

REID, Stuart; Scots Armies in the Great Rebellion 1638-1658; Nottingham, Partizan Press; 236 p.; hardcover; illustrations; bibliography; index. ISBN: 978-1- 85818-693-1; GBP 29,50 (€. 40,27)

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