The Dynastic State and the Army Under Louis XIV
Royal Service and Private Interest, 1661-1701Unknown - 2002
This book presents a new interpretation of the development of the French army during the 'personal rule' of Louis XIV. Based on massive archival research, it examines the army not just as a military institution but also as a living political, social and economic organism.
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2002.
Characteristics: data file 1 online resource (xxi, 404 pages) : 1 illustration, maps.