By John Sadler

Osprey's exam of the conflict of Flodden, during which the Scottish and English armies clashed on nine September 1513. The Scots have been improved by way of artillery and well-trained within the new Renaissance strategies, while the English deployed extra conventional equipment. traditionally, this conflict is recognized because the final within which the longbow performed a job and the 1st within which artillery had a substantial influence. famous because the maximum Scottish defeat in historical past, it ended in the loss of life of Scotland's king. It plunged the rustic into mourning and extinguished Scotland's possibility to Henry VIII's reign for the following 3 a long time. This ebook examines conflict, different strategies of the opposing armies and the personalities of the commanders.

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