French army of louis xiv

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French army of louis xiv

Post by lee sherman » Thu Aug 30, 2018 9:00 pm

Any recommendations for a good army of louis xiv book like regiments, uniforms, formations, flags, Commanders equipment history etc etc etc... I have one on James II army Ed borret is there any like that book for Louis XIV Army

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Re: French army of louis xiv

Post by raggedroyalist » Fri Aug 31, 2018 8:05 am

Good Morning Lee,

Helion's Century of the Soldier 1618-1721 book series has some books coming out soon on the Armies of Louis XIV

Out in October, we have
ARMIES AND ENEMIES OF LOUIS XIV. VOLUME 1: WESTERN EUROPE 1688-1714 - FRANCE, ENGLAND, HOLLAND- forward written by Mr Hilton himself

https://www.helion.co.uk/browse-title-s ... l?___SID=U

Also, starting in spring 2019, we shall be publishing a 4 volume series on the Armies and Wars of Louis XIV by Rene Chartrand

Volume One- the guard- spring 2019
Volume Two- the line infantry- autumn 2019
Volume Three- the line cavalry- spring 2020
Volume Four- artillery, staff, engineers etc- autumn 2020

and finally next year, Bruno Mugnai will be publishing the first of two volumes of eight on all the armies of Western Europe from 1660-1690

any questions, please let me know

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Re: French army of louis xiv

Post by lee sherman » Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:15 am

ARMIES AND ENEMIES OF LOUIS XIV. VOLUME 1: WESTERN EUROPE 1688-1714 - FRANCE, ENGLAND, HOLLAND- forward written by Mr Hilton himself

It says 10% off is that pre order or even on release?
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Re: French army of louis xiv

Post by raggedroyalist » Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:50 pm

We are going to be running a special offer to the LOA blog and website followers- new when it happens

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Re: French army of louis xiv

Post by lee sherman » Fri Aug 31, 2018 12:58 pm

Excellent its first on my list to purchase đź‘Ť
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Re: French army of louis xiv

Post by lee sherman » Wed Nov 21, 2018 8:43 pm

When is this book released? Says 15th November but not available

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Re: French army of louis xiv

Post by Glorfindel » Wed Nov 21, 2018 10:13 pm

Looking forward to these releases.

This series deserves to be well supported as it is really bringing to life an era which
is normally less well covered. Some excellent books coming up.



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Re: French army of louis xiv

Post by raggedroyalist » Thu Nov 22, 2018 6:22 am

thank you for the kind comment, Phil

We should have Armies and Enemies of Louis XIV out before Christmas. Its off to the printers on Monday.

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