17th century

  1. Joshua Slocum

    For Orange and the States: The Army Of The Dutch Republic, 1713-1772, Part Il:

    Cavalry and specialist troops. Today it is hard to conceive exactly how powerful the Dutch republic once was, and its authority upon the world stage, during the 17th and 18th centuries, combined with the ability to field an army of over 80,000 men and often more. This second volume deals with...
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    The Battle of Killiecrankie

    On 27 July 1689 one of the bloodiest battles in Scottish history took place at Killiecrankie in Perthshire. A small Highland army led by a lowlander – John Graham of Claverhouse, Viscount Dundee or 'Bonnie Dundee' – confronted a much larger army of Scots, English and Dutchmen led by a highlander...