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Verney, Victor

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Works: 1 works in 9 publications in 1 language and 184 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Biographies 
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Most widely held works by Victor Verney
Warrior of God : Jan Žižka and the Hussite Revolution by Victor Verney( )

9 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jan Zizka (1370-1424) was a formidable figure whose life and military career was set amidst the whirlwind of monumental revolutions - military, religious, political and social - that engulfed medieval Europe in the 14th and 15th centuries. The leader of Bohemia's Hussite Revolution - the first of the religious wars during the Protestant Reformation - he was a forward-thinking military genius whose record is virtually unmatched. He fielded a peasant militia, initially untrained and unequipped, and faced down the Holy Roman Empire's huge professional army of armored knights known as 'The Men of
 
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