How were medieval mercenaries companies structured (selfaskhistorians) in this game (a medieval sim game) mercenary companies are all over the place you pay some gold and can double the size of your army this brings up all kinds of questions: is this even realistic in the politically fragmented italian peninsula, between the 13th.
Among the most dramatic problems faced on the italian peninsula in the fourteenth century were the raids of marauding mercenary companies these companies, known locally as companies of adventure and more generally as free companies, were private armies, composed of professional soldiers and adventurers from throughout europe.
Lee was a comparison of grant and lee good at static defense but his record on offensive is subpar by the standard that lee himself set which was to defeat in 4-6-2009 bruce catton's a man whom they both admired. The raids, therefore, were more than an exotic nuisance, but a key factor in siena's decision to abandon independence in 1399 in this book, william caferro ably connects his interests in economic history with his studies of mercenary companies during the fourteenth century in italy.
Mercenary companies and the decline of siena william p caferro among the most dramatic problems faced on the italian peninsula in the fourteenth century were the raids of marauding mercenary companies.
Mercenary companies and the decline of siena as written by caferro focuses on the most dramatic issues faced on the italian peninsula in the 1300s this mainly revolves around the marauding mercenary companies’ raids.