Princes, Posts and Partisans: The Army of Louis XIV and Partisan Warfare in the Netherlands (1673-1678) (History of Warfare)

Princes, Posts and Partisans: The Army of Louis XIV and Partisan Warfare in the Netherlands (1673-1678) (History of Warfare)

George Satterfield / Jun 03, 2020

Princes Posts and Partisans The Army of Louis XIV and Partisan Warfare in the Netherlands History of Warfare This volume explores French partisan warfare in the Spanish Netherlands during the Dutch War It considers such practices as contributions fire raids and blockades before sieges The author re

  • Title: Princes, Posts and Partisans: The Army of Louis XIV and Partisan Warfare in the Netherlands (1673-1678) (History of Warfare)
  • Author: George Satterfield
  • ISBN: 9789004131767
  • Page: 432
  • Format: Hardcover
  • This volume explores French partisan warfare in the Spanish Netherlands during the Dutch War 1672 78 It considers such practices as contributions, fire raids, and blockades before sieges The author relies extensively on archival sources, and in many cases explores events that have been passed over by similar studies Louis XIV and his generals used partisan warfare toThis volume explores French partisan warfare in the Spanish Netherlands during the Dutch War 1672 78 It considers such practices as contributions, fire raids, and blockades before sieges The author relies extensively on archival sources, and in many cases explores events that have been passed over by similar studies Louis XIV and his generals used partisan warfare to fit a strategy of exhaustion to ensure territorial conquest The French army s reliance on partisan warfare reveals the limitations of the war making potential of Louis XIV s state at the same time it leads to the emergence of a modern practice of military operations to pursue theater strategic objectives.

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    1. In this important monograph, George Satterfield investigates the French conduct of petite guerre, or partisan warfare, during the Dutch War (1672-1678). Partisan warfare consisted of all military actions beyond siege warfare and battles. Satterfield argues that Louis XIV had limited objectives in the Dutch War, and that the conflict was a war of exhaustion or attrition. He professes that the Sun King's "strategy of exhaustion emphasized partisan warfare over the mass bloodshed of battles and mad [...]


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