This work covers the history of bastioned fortification from the end of the middle Ages to the industrial revolution, the principles of bastioned fortification, the Pré Carré (Duelling Field) of Vauban, the construction of strongholds and the evolution of artillery. Finally, the work explains the main elements of military architecture, and includes an index of engineers.
FAUCHERRE Nicolas, FRANÇOIS Serge
Paris : Rempart - 2000
- , 1 vol (115 p.) : ill. en noir, couv. ill
Bibliogr. p. 112-113. Glossary. Index
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