It is intended to give an overall overview on the Portuguese warfare, relating political and military events with the changes in theory, organization, weapons and tactics. A particular emphasis is put on the brief description of three selected military operations that offers a taste of the diversity of Portuguese Sixteenth-Century warfare.
|Title of host publication||War in the Iberian Peninsula, 700-1600|
|Editors||Francisco García Fitz, João Gouveia Monteiro|
|Place of Publication||UK|
|Number of pages||15|
|Publication status||Published - 2018|
|Name||Themes in Medieval and Early Modern History|
- Military History
- European expansion
- Portuguese empire
- Iberian history
Sousa, L. C. E. (2018). III The 16th century (1495-1600): A The war on land. In F. García Fitz, & J. Gouveia Monteiro (Eds.), War in the Iberian Peninsula, 700-1600 (pp. 241-256). (Themes in Medieval and Early Modern History). Routledge.