Table of contents for Giant of the grand siecle : the French Army, 1610-1715 / John A. Lynn.

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Part I. Context and Parameters: 1. Contexts of military change in the grand siècle
2. Army growth
Part II. Administration and Supply: 3. The military administration
4. Food and fodder
5. Providing other essentials
6. The tax of violence and contributions
Part III. Command: 7. The costs of regimental command
8. The culture of command
9. The high command
Part IV. The Rank and File: 10. Composition of the army
11. Recruitment
12. Discipline and desertion
13. Elements of morale and motivation
Part V. The Practice of War: 14. Tactics and weaponry
15. Learning and practicing the art of field warfare
16. Positional warfare
Epilogue: insights on state formation

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: France, Armee History 17th century, France, Armee History 18th century, France History, Military 1610-1643, France History, Military 1643-1715