“Westeros seems to have skipped right over the Age of Gunpowder to The Age of Air Superiority”

Strategies of War in Westeros [Ken Mondschein – De Re Militari (The Society for Medieval Military History]

A medieval historian explores why A Game of Thrones has so many more battles than the real Middle Ages — five in one year for Robb Stark, compared with three in the entire career of the real life Edward the Black Prince.

The answer: Dragons warped military strategy, government and economy.

 

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