MUSCOVY’S SOLDIERS: THE EMERGENCE OF THE RUSSIAN ARMY 1462-1689
182pp., illus.incl.6 colour uniform plates, P.B. 2018. The close association with the Mongol Golden Horde had transformed the Muscovite military system into a Eurasian one. The 16th and 17th centuries brought further Oriental influences into the Russian military system. The real and continuous impact of Oriental influences in the early modern Russian army has not yet been detailed.