ONE. Ancient Warfare before the Age of Rome
Pre-civilzed Warfare, 200,000-3200 B.C.
Warfare in the Near East, 3200-500 B.C.
Early Western Warfare: The Greek Way, 499-362 B.C.
The Macedonian Art of War and Alexander the Great
Ancient Warfare in India and China
TWO. War in the Age of Rome
The Roman Army, 509-146 B.C.
Roman Expansion, Reforms, and Civil Wars to 29 B.C.
The Army of Imperial Rome
War in India, China, and Japan
THREE. War in the Middle Ages
The Byzantine Struggle to Survive
Frankish Dominance and Charlemagne
From Charlemagne to the Norman Conquest
The Age of the Crusades
Medieval Warfare at Zenith
The Mongol Conquests and Medieval Russia
The Hundred Years War, 1337-1453
FOUR. Early Modern Land Warfare, 1494-1721
The Wars for Italy, 1494-1559
The Dutch Revolt, 1568-1648
The Thirty Years War, 1618-1648
The Early Modern Army in England to 1661
The Age of Louis XIV and Peter the Great
The patterns of Land Warfare, 1494-1721
FIVE. War under Sail and European Overseas Expansion to 1725
The Early Sailing Navies and the Armada Campaign of 1588
Navies of the 17th and 18th Centuries
England’s Rise to Naval Supremacy
European Overseas Expansion and Conquest
SIX. The Patterns of Neoclassical War, 1725-1789
Land Warfare in the Neoclassical Age
The European Navies in the Neoclassical Age
European Wars of the Neoclassical Age
The Neoclassical Wars Overseas
The Legacies of the Neoclassical Age