Strand Definitions: Science, Technology and Military History

This strand includes all aspects of medieval craft, science and technology including the knowledge, skills, organization and economics of the various craft trades. The definition of science and technology is kept as broad as possible and welcomes proposals on topics from magic and alchemy to engineering and the harnessing of natural resources and power.

The strand also covers all aspects of military history, beyond the science and technology involved, and including cause and effect, tactics, strategy, arms and equipment, logistics, recruitment, organization and finance, land and sea warfare, and all conflicts, battles, and sieges, from minor armed civil disturbances to major dynastic and international wars as well as the theories and rules of war.