Revisiting The Norman Conquest Of Sicily

Prostitution is widely known as the world’s oldest profession. The professional mercenary is probably the second oldest. Long before the advent of national armies, knights and “free companies” dominated the battle spaces of Europe, Asia, and North Africa. These mercenaries can best be considered as the precursors to modern military contractors. They even had administrative […]

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