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This index is a list of terms, concepts and names that occur in this book The Road to Rocroi. This book is about the decline of the officer corps and high command of the Army of Flanders, the first and largest standing army of its day, from its status in the late sixteenth century as Europes military elite to the demoralized and increasingly incompetent group they became in the last two decades of the Eighty Years War. It explores the social and intellectual dimensions of this process of military deterioration, studies the role played by significant historical figures in this development and sketches a tactical picture of the everyday functioning of the Army of Flanders.

Keywords: Army of Flanders; Eighty Years War



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