- Historical background - Chronology of events - Organisation of the armies: Upper Swabia - Allgau, Lake Constance, Baltringen, Leipheim, Wurzach. Lower Franconia - Taubertal, Neckartal Odenwald, Bildhauser. The Swabian Alliance - The commanders - Major battles - weapons and tactics - Costume & armour: peasants and townsmen - Landsknechts and Swiss mercenaries - knights - Flags & recognition marks
Douglas Miller is an expert in the history of medieval Germany. He has previously written two Men-at-Arms titles for Osprey. They are Man-at-Arms 58: The Landsknechts and Men-at-Arms 94: The Swiss at War 1300-1500. Angus McBride is one of the world's most respected historical illustrators, and has contributed to more than 70 Osprey titles in the past three decades. Born in 1931 of Highland parents but orphaned as a child, he was educated at Canterbury Cathedral Choir School. He worked in advertising agencies from 1947, and after national service, emigrated to South Africa. He now lives and works in Cape Town.