MILITARY HISTORY OF LOUIS XIV (1643-1658) Volume 1
By the Marquis de Quincy, Translated by G.F.Nafziger
Size 8.5″x 11″
Pages: 145 pages
Originally entitled Histoire militarie de Louis le Grand, and published in 7 volumes, this is the first of what will eventually be about 22 volumes. It is a discussion, year by year, of the military activities of the French from the birth of Louis XIV to his death. This volume covers the period 1643 to 1658. The original has been embellished with maps of various battles and sieges that were not in the original work.