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Armies of the nineteenth century.

John French

Armies of the nineteenth century.

by John French

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Published by Nottingham, UK, Foundry Books Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Army -- Colonial forces -- India.,
  • Great Britain. -- Army -- Colonial forces -- India -- Equipment and supplies.,
  • India. -- Army -- History -- 19th century.,
  • India -- History, Military.,
  • Great Britain -- History, Military.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 172-173) and index.

    Other titlesBritish in India 1826-59, organisation, warfare, dress, and weapons, Armies of the 19th century.
    Statementby John French.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUA649.32.I4 F74 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination175 p. :
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21040880M
    ISBN 101901543110
    ISBN 109781901543117
    LC Control Number2007278545

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    The War Department had sent Thayer to Europe in as one of the first of a succession of Army officers sent abroad in the early nineteenth century to .   The Army still struggles with a nineteenth-century, Industrial Age mindset that hampered the full integration of the education theory advancement in the twentieth century and threatens our ability to optimize for a twenty-first century battlefield. For example, if we attempted to measure the number of books soldiers read per year, they.

    Russia - Russia - Russia from to When Alexander I came to the throne in March , Russia was in a state of hostility with most of Europe, though its armies were not actually fighting; its only ally was its traditional enemy, Turkey. The new emperor quickly made peace with both France and Britain and restored normal relations with Austria. Darko has illustrated a number of books for Osprey including Men-at-Arms Axis Forces in Yugoslavia and Elite U-Boat Crews He has also written and illustrated titles for the Men-at-Arms series on the Austrian army of the 19th century.


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