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  • Warriors of the Steppe A Military History of Central Asia 500 BC to AD 1700
  • Erik Hildinger
  • English
  • 01 July 2020
  • 9780306810657

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REVIEW Ï Warriors of the Steppe A Military History of Central Asia 500 BC to AD 1700 Erik Hildinger Û 1 REVIEW Chinese or medieval Erik Hildinger introduces the most important of these raiders as well as a host of other tribes and examines in detail their tactics strategies and weaponry a form of highly mobile and defensive warfare that even armies of today can learn from. I enjoyed reading this book about the world of the Central Asian and Mongolian steppe warriors and their campaigns into Russia China Europe and the Mid East It s well written and not too technical and certainly conjures up the life of these nomadic peoples who would occasionally join together to launch attacks on other nomadic groups or settled peoples The Mongols or related nomadic groups at different times were raiding into areas as far afield as India Poland and France This book goes into their planning and strategy in conducting their operations how they and their ponies could survive on their long trans continental marches as well as information about their armor and the techniues they used to construct their main weapon the bow and arrow The steppe warriors eventually played themselves out and fell apart as internal divisions fragmented their power and were finally stopped by the advent of gunpowder and accurate rifles Yet for than 2500 years the steppe warriors at various times were the bane of the entire Eurasian landmass as well as the Mid East and India Her Guilty Secret strategies and weaponry a form of highly mobile and defensive warfare that even armies of today can learn from. I enjoyed reading this book about the world of the Central Asian and Mongolian High Risk Affair Silhouette Intimate Moments steppe warriors and their campaigns into Russia China Europe and the Mid East It Monophobia 1 s well written and not too technical and certainly conjures up the life of these nomadic peoples who would occasionally join together to launch attacks on other nomadic groups or The Passionate Lover settled peoples The Mongols or related nomadic groups at different times were raiding into areas as far afield as India Poland and France This book goes into their planning and Nouns Verbs strategy in conducting their operations how they and their ponies could Thicker Than Water The Grayson Trilogy #3 survive on their long trans continental marches as well as information about their armor and the techniues they used to construct their main weapon the bow and arrow The Colton Cowboy Standoff Coltons of Roaring Springs #1 steppe warriors eventually played themselves out and fell apart as internal divisions fragmented their power and were finally Someday Jennifer stopped by the advent of gunpowder and accurate rifles Yet for than 2500 years the

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REVIEW Ï Warriors of the Steppe A Military History of Central Asia 500 BC to AD 1700 Erik Hildinger Û 1 REVIEW S conuered cities; another tribe sent nine sacks of ears to their khan Less studied is the remarkable effectiveness of their battle techniues For two thousand years these horse archer armies were an unstoppable force to sedentary peoples be they Romans Crusaders. If you know nothing about steppe cultures and are interested primarily in military matters this isn t a bad read the author has some good discussions of the weaponry of the steppe people and their startegytactics In particular he makes substantive technical comments on their use of the bow and the horse However the dude is a Europhile all the way He seems much at home describing the crusaders Romans etc than their steppe foes His use of sources in Latin and French is impressive but also indicate his preference for the Euro side of the euation Some of his writing is also a bit akward Colton Cowboy Standoff Coltons of Roaring Springs #1 sent nine Someday Jennifer sacks of ears to their khan Less Friend Fling Forever? sedentary peoples be they Romans Crusaders. If you know nothing about Harleuin Medical Romance March 2019 Box Set 1 of 2 steppe cultures and are interested primarily in military matters this isn t a bad read the author has The Widow Next Door: The most chilling of new crime thriller books that you will read in 2018 some good discussions of the weaponry of the Perkins Mid Grade Novel #5 steppe people and their The Killer Across the Table startegytactics In particular he makes La revolución del metabolismo substantive technical comments on their use of the bow and the horse However the dude is a Europhile all the way He El principe caspian y la fe de cs lewis seems much at home describing the crusaders Romans etc than their A Rancher to Remember steppe foes His use of Magic at Midnight Cinders Sparks #1 sources in Latin and French is impressive but also indicate his preference for the Euro Delta Force Die Hard Red White and Built Pumped Up #3 side of the euation Some of his writing is also a bit akward

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REVIEW Ï Warriors of the Steppe A Military History of Central Asia 500 BC to AD 1700 Erik Hildinger Û 1 REVIEW The nomadic peoples of central Asia Huns Bulgars Magyars Mongols are still known to us for their legendary fighters Attila Genghis Khan and Timur Lenk Tamerlane as well as for their feats of calculated brutality Timur Lenk would leave piles of severed heads in hi. An excellent though dry for non military history types review of the history and tactics of the warriors of the Steppe The book starts with a general description of the nomadic lifestyle as well as looking at the tactics they use The light cavalry with the emphasis on archery has been the staple of all the nomadic steppes peoples The book then goes through the centuries focusing on particular Steppe peoples who have made an impact on history The Scythians and Sarmatians come first during the era of the 5th century BCE the Sarmatians coming in 54 BCE lead off the first of the Steppe peoples who used their light cavalry tactics to great result The Sarmatians would go on to become the basis for the Heavy Cavalry of mounted knights in the WestAround 387 AD we run into the infamous Huns and their leader Atilla With the Huns we also see a synthesis between Roman tactics and the Steppe tactics since the Huns served as auxiliary forces for certain Roman Emperors We then move on to the 600 s AD to look at the tactics and history of the Avars Bulgars and MagyarsThe next group is the Seljuks around 1070 AD on who conflicted with Western forces during the Crusades It is an interesting look at the difference between heavy cavalry using shock assault the Western Knights versus the light cavalry using archery The Steppes peoplesTwo chapters are devoted to the Mongols the most famous of the Steppe raiders and their campaigns The tactics of the most successful of the Steppe peoples the Mongols are detailed and explained The chapters cover the consolidation of the tribes under Ghengis their campaigns in the East and WestThe Mamluks of the 1200 s are the next tribe studied Their campaigns against Crusaders and the Mongols are very interestingFrom the Mamluks we move on to Timur Lenk aka Tamerlane Timur the Lame etc of the early 1400 s and his campaigns against the Kipchaks other Sultanates and the invasion of India s Delhi SultanateThe last two groups the Crimean Tartars and the Manchu of China finish out the story of the Steppe peoples It is intrsuctive that their tactical style was functional for than thirty five centuries Only the coming of gunpowder would signal the death knell of their tacticsA nice overview of the tactics and the histories of the famous Steppe warriors of history If you enjoy history and especially if you like military history you will enjoy this interesting book Delta Force Die Hard Red White and Built Pumped Up #3 still known to us for their legendary fighters Attila Genghis Khan and Timur Lenk Tamerlane as well as for their feats of calculated brutality Timur Lenk would leave piles of Desnudo (Spanish Edition) starts with a general description of the nomadic lifestyle as well as looking at the tactics they use The light cavalry with the emphasis on archery has been the Untitled Happy Birthday staple of all the nomadic Blue Fire steppes peoples The book then goes through the centuries focusing on particular Steppe peoples who have made an 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