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Published by Printed for A. Baldwin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain -- History, Military -- 18th century -- Pamphlets.,
  • Great Britain -- History -- William and Mary, 1689-1702 -- Pamphlets.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHistory of standing armies in England.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 7-32 p. ;
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23338539M

      Very unusual. Quite remarkable though, because Medieval Europe saw many wars. The main reason was the cost of maintaining an standing army. And however many kingdoms, fiefs, duchies and counties were involved in warfare, the cost of the standing a. "A STANDING ARMY IS SLAVERY": TRENCHARD'S PROVOCATIVE SHORT HISTORY OF STANDING ARMIES, , SPARKING THE REVOLUTIONARY PASSIONS OF AMERICANS WHO ATTACKED THE BRITISH ARMY AS "A REPRESSIVE INSTRUMENT OF TYRANNY" (TRENCHARD, John). A Short History of Standing Armies in England. London: Printed for A. Baldwin, Author: TRENCHARD John.


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controversy with A Short History of Standing Armies in England. The impact of An Argument and A Short History was great; it acted in a general way upon the public consciousness, helping to make the issue the "talk of the town'6 and it had a more concrete effect upon the court. Both tracts brought forth prompt replies from Somers, Defoe, and others.

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The English Army existed while England was an independent state and was at war with other states, but it was not until the Interregnum and the New Model Army (raised by Parliament to defeat the Royalists in the English Civil War) that England acquired a peacetime professional standing the restoration of the monarchy, Charles II kept a small standing army, formed from elements of the Allegiance: English monarchy.

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This was followed the next year by Trenchard’s A Short History of Standing Armies in England (London, ). He was also the author of the anonymously-published work, A Letter from the Author of the Argument Against a Standing Army, to the Author of the Ballancing Letter [an essay defending standing armies] (London, ).

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Introduction Few ideas were more widely accepted in early America than that of the danger of peacetime standing armies. [1] This anti-standing army sentiment motivated colonial opposition to post-French and Indian War British policies, intensified after the Boston Massacre, influenced the writings of most founding fathers, and remained politically relevant well after the Author: Griffin Bovée.

History Ancient. Tiglath-Pileser III of Assyria (ruled – BCE) created Assyria's first standing army. The first known standing armies in Europe were in ancient Greece.

The male citizen body of ancient Sparta functioned as a standing army, unlike all other city-states (), whose armies were citizen existence of an enslaved population of helots liberated the Spartiates from. A brief reply to the History of standing armies in England with some account of the authors.

-- Short history of standing armies in England., England and Wales. -- Army -- History., Great Britain -- History, Military. Author:. Daniel Defoe. With Walter Moyle he wrote An Argument, Shewing that a Standing Army is Inconsistent with a Free Government () and A Short History of Standing Armies in England ( and ).

He developed anticlerical lines of argument in The Natural History of Superstition (), and The Independent Whig, a weekly periodical published in –21 with Thomas Gordon.

[1]. MILITIA, STANDING ARMIES, ETC.A collection of 14 works in 12 volumes,comprising:i. [Trenchard, J.] A short history of standing armies in England.

errata leaf at end, later wrappers, [ESTCR]ii. [Toland, J.] The militia reform'd: or, an easy scheme of furnishing England with a constant land force second edition, bound with: ii. [Fletcher, A.] A discourse of government with.

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Trenchard's Short Essay is a classic argument against standing armies, a central theme in the commonwealthmen tradition (that was quite influential in America). This issue was probably a reaction to the expansion of England's military establishment during the Anglo-Spanish War () The State of Justice is a rare title.

In A Short History of England, bestselling author Simon Jenkins answers all these questions - and many more - as he tells the tumultuous story of a fascinating nation. From the invaders of the dark ages to today's coalition, via the Tudors, the Stuarts and two world wars, Jenkins weaves together a gripping narrative with all the most important /5().

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Indeed King Henry 2nd was asked by an Irish King (they had many at the time) to send an army to Ireland to sort out inter regional royal disputes.

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His works include A Short History of Standing Armies in England and and The Natural History of Superstition Along with Thomas Gordon. During the 17th century, technological evolutions in fortifications and arms meant that wars grew longer, armies larger, and military formations more disciplined.

Yet, militias remained primarily mercenary; although armaments developed from the pike to the socket bayonet and uniforms began to appear, professionalism remained low. From the multifaceted conflicts of the Thirty Years' War to the.

In several countries, the army is officially called the Land Army to differentiate it from an air force called the Air Army, notably France. In such countries, the word "army" on its own retains its connotation of a land force in common d: Field army xxxx, Army group / Front xxxxx.

Buy This Book in Print. summary. In her study of primary materials in England and the United States, Schwoerer traces the origin, development, and articulation in both Parliament and in the popular press of the attitude opposing standing armies in seventeenth-century England and the American colonies.

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In general, Gies is an authority on the Middle Ages, so she knows her subject well. The book clocks in at just over pages, but its jam packed with information, with chapters focusing on the beginnings of knighthood, the Crusades, troubadours and literature of knighthood (this particular chapter was a real /5.

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This tradition of opposition to standing armies, later adopted by the English Republicans and American Founders, can be traced back to Machiavelli in Renaissance Italy in A.D. Machiavelli, in his treatise The Art of War, believed that in a republic every citizen should bear the burden of military service.

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