A Territorial Imperative? The Military Revolution, Strategy and Peacemaking in the Thirty Years War

@article{Croxton1998ATI,
  title={A Territorial Imperative? The Military Revolution, Strategy and Peacemaking in the Thirty Years War},
  author={Dereck Croxton},
  journal={War in History},
  year={1998},
  volume={5},
  pages={253 - 279}
}
1he later stages of the Thirty Years War', one historian has written, 1 were not propitious to large-scale strategic designs... Campaigns became forays, [and] battles became encounters void of strategic significance.' These are not, as one might expect, the words of some recent revisionist historian attacking the concept of the 'Military Revolution', but of Michael Roberts, the very originator of that term. Even while praising Gustavus Adolphus for his innovations in all aspects of war, Roberts… 
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