By Mark Charles Fissell
Drawing principally from manuscript assets, English conflict 1511-1642 comprises assurance of:
*the army adventures of Henry VIII in France, Scotland and Ireland
*Elizabeth I's interventions at the continent after 1572, and the way fingers have been perfected
*conflict in Ireland
*the construction and use of artillery
*the improvement of logistics
*early Stuart army activities and the descent into civil war.
English battle 1511-1642 demolishes the parable of an inexpert English army sooner than the upheavals of the 1640s.
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