THE BAVARIAN ARMY DURING THE THIRTY YEARS WAR, 1618-1648: THE BACKBONE OF THE CATHOLIC LEAGUE
128pp., 14 photos., 16 charts, P.B. 2017. The Bavarian Army was one of only a few armies to have fought throughout the Thirty Years War, first as part of the Catholic League and then an independent army after the Peace of Prague. Among the generals of the Bavarian Army were Count Johan von Tilly and Gottfried von Pappenheim. This book covers not only the Bavarian Army’s organisation, but also has chapters on recruitment, officers, clothing, weaponry, pay and rations of a soldier during the Thirty Years War.