TITLE

ZIZKA'S ZEAL

AUTHOR(S)
Wilkinson, Stephan
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Military History;Apr2007, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on Jan Zizka, a Czech general who led a band of peasants during the Hussite War against the Catholic Church and King of Bohemia, Czech Republic. It highlights the experience of Zizka as a mercenary against Prussian Teutonic knights, most notably at the Battle of Tannenberg. It also describes the tactics and the weapons used by the army of Zizka.
ACCESSION #
24415978

 

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