|Author:||Turner, James, Sir, 1615-1686?|
|Title:||Pallas armata, Military essayes of the ancient Grecian, Roman, and modern art of war vvritten in the years 1670 and 1671 / by Sir James Turner, Knight.|
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Pallas armata, Military essayes of the ancient Grecian, Roman, and modern art of war vvritten in the years 1670 and 1671 / by Sir James Turner, Knight.
Turner, James, Sir, 1615-1686?
London: Printed by M.W. for Richard Chiswell ..., 1683.
First ed. Cf. BM.
Errata: p. .
Advertisements:  p. at end.
Reproduction of original in Huntington Library.
Military art and science -- Early works to 1800.
TO HIS Royal Highness JAMES Duke of ALBANY and YORK, His MAJESTIES only Brother.
TO THE Generous Reader.
THE CONTENTS OF THE BOOK.
PALLAS ARMATA. Military Essays ON THE ANCIENT AND GRECIAN ART of WAR.
CHAP. I. Of the Ancient Militia in General.
CHAP. II. Of the Arms, and Order of War of the Ancients.
CHAP. III. Of the Election, Levy, and Arms Offensive and Defensive, of the Grecians.
CHAP. IV. Of their great Engines, and Machines, of their Training, and Exercising.
CHAP. V. Of the Grecian Infantry.
CHAP. VI. Aelian's marshalling the Grecian Infantry examined.
CHAP. VII. Of the Grecian Cavalry, with some Observations upon it.
CHAP. VIII. Of the Great Macedonian Phalanx, of its number, and how marshall'd; with some Observations on both.
CHAP. IX. Of the Grecian March, Baggage, Encamping, Guards, and of their Paean.
CHAP. X. One of our Modern Armies compared with the Macedonian Pha∣lanx.
PALLAS ARMATA▪ Military Essays ON THE ANCIENT ROMAN ART of WAR. BOOK II.
CHAP. I. Of the Ancient Roman Government, and Militia in General.
CHAP. II. Of the Military Election or Levy of the Roman Souldiers.
CHAP. III. Of their Arms, Offensive and Defensive, and their Military Oath.
CHAP. IV. Of Sieges, and Defence of Towns and Forts, and of the great Engines and Machines used in them, by the Romans, and other Ancients.
CHAP. V. Of the Military Exercises, Duties, Burthens, Marches, and Works of the Roman Souldiers.
CHAP. VI. Of the Roman Infantry, and all its several Bodies, and their Officers.
CHAP. VII. Of the Roman Cavalry, and all its Officers.
CHAP. VIII. Of their Trumpeters, Horn-winders, and of the Classicum.
CHAP. IX. Of the Roman Pay, Proviant, and Donatives.
CHAP. X. Of a Roman Legion, Marshall'd according to Titus Livius, with Lipsius his amendments.
CHAP. XI. Of a Legion, Marshall'd according to Vegetius.
CHAP. XII. Vegetius his Legion reviewed and examined.
CHAP. XIII. Of a Roman Legion, Marshall'd according to Polybius.
CHAP. XIV. Of Distances, and Intervals of the several Bodies and Batallions of the Foot and Horse.
CHAP. XV. Of the Roman Allies, and Auxiliaries, and the mistakes of some Authors concerning them.
CHAP. XVI. Of a Roman Consular army, and some Mistakes concerning it.
CHAP. XVII. Of a Consular Army, Marshall'd in the Field; and of some general Officers belonging to it.
CHAP. XVIII. Of several Figures of Armies used by the Ancients in their Battels.
CHAP. XIX. Of some Customes used by the Romans, and other Ancient Nati∣ons, before, in the time of, and after their Battels.
CHAP. XX. Of the March of a Consular Army.
CHAP. XXI. Of the Quartering, Encamping, and Castrametation of a Consular Army.
CHAP. XXII. Of Guards, Watches, Watch-word, and Rounds.
CHAP. XXIII. Of Prisoners of War, of Parleys, Treaties, and Articles.
CHAP. XXIV. Of the Military Punishments, and Rewards of the Romans, and other Ancients.
CHAP. XXV. Polybius his Comparison of the Macedonian Phalanx, and the Roman Legion, review'd.
PALLAS ARMATA. Military Essays OF THE MODERN ART of WAR. BOOK III.
CHAP. I. Of the Modern Militia in General.
CHAP. II. Of Levies, the manner of several Nations in making them. Duties of Soldiers when they are levied, their age, and how long they are bound to serve.
CHAP. III. Of Armour, or Defensive Arms, used by several Nations, both for their Cavalry, and their Infantry.
CHAP. IV. Of Offensive Arms, or Weapons used by the Cavalry of several Nations.
CHAP. V. Of Offensive Arms or Weapons, used by the Infantry of several Nations.
CHAP. VI. Master Lupton's Book against the use of the Pike examined.
CHAP. VII. Of Gunpowder, Artillery, its General, and Train.
CHAP. VIII. Of Musters, and Muster-masters, Pay, Proviant, and Service, of Treasurers, Commissaries, and Proviant-masters, and of the Military Oath.
CHAP. IX. Of Military Laws and Articles, of Courts of War, of the Judg-Marshal, and Provost-Marshal-General.
CHAP. X. Of Exercising, Drilling, and Training the several Bodies of the Cavalry, and the Infantry.
CHAP. XI. Of Compaies, Regiments, and Brigades of Foot, what they have been, what they are, how they are Marshal'd, of all their Offi∣cers, their Duties and Qualifications.
CHAP. XII. Of Troops, and Regiments of Horse, of their Officers, and of Dragoons.
An APPENDIX to the former CHAPTER.
CHAP. XIII. Of Feltmarshals, Lieutenant-Feltmarshals, Lieutenant-Generals, Ge∣nerals of the Cavalry, and Infantry, Major-Generals, and Ad∣jutant-Generals.
CHAP. XIV. Of a Captain General, or Generalissimo.
CHAP. XV. Of Intelligence, Spies, and a General Scoutmaster.
CHAP. XVI. Embatteling by the Square-root, examined and rejected.
CHAP. XVII. Of the Modern way of Embatteling and Marshalling Armies.
CHAP. XVIII. Of the Women, and Baggage belonging to an Army, of the General Waggon-master, and of his Duties.
CHAP. XIX. Of the March of an Army.
CHAP. XX. Of Quartering, Encamping, and Modern Castrametation. Of the Quarter-master General, and of the Quarter-master of the Ge∣neral Staff.
CHAP. XXI. Of Guards, Watches, Parads, Sentinels, Rounds, and Patro∣villes.
CHAP. XXII. Of things previous to a Battel, of a Battel it self, and of things after a Battel.
CHAP. XXIII. Of Retreats.
CHAP. XXIV. Of several ways to take fortified places, particularly of Sieges, Trenches, Approaches, Redouts, Batteries▪ Zaps, Galleries▪ Mines, Storms, and Assaults.
CHAP. XXV. Of the Defence of fortified places against all the ways of expugna∣tion. Of all things necessary for Forts; of Governours, of their duties and qualifications.
CHAP. XXVI. Of Prisoners, Parleys, Treaties, and of Articles, in our Modern Wars.
CHAP. XXVII. Of our Modern Military Punishments, and of Rewards.
CHAP. XXVIII. The Comparison made by Justus Lipsius of the Ancient and Modern Militia, examined.
CHAP. XXIX. Whether the profession of a Souldier be lawful.
Books Printed for, and Sold by Richard Chiswell.