Dutch-Belgian Troops of the Napoleonic Wars (Men-at-Arms, by Otto Von Pivka

By Otto Von Pivka

In a determined try and cease the trafficking of British items, Napoleon absorbed Holland, elements of Westfalia, the Duchy of Oldenburg and the Hanseatic cities of Hamburg, Bremen and Lübeck into Metropolitan France in 1810. The armies raised from those components fought as allies of the French or as a part of France itself from 1795 to 1813. This booklet examines the heritage, uniforms, orders of conflict and colors and criteria of the troops from the Batavian Republic and its short-lived prestige because the country of Holland. The textual content is more suitable with a variety of illustrations, together with maps, charts and unique color plates.

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US Marine Corps in World War I 1917–18 by Mark Henry, Darko Pavlovic

By Mark Henry, Darko Pavlovic

US Marine Corps in global battle I 1917–18 [Osprey Men-at-Arms 327] КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Автор: Mark Henry: Название: US Marine Corps in global battle I 1917–18 [Osprey Men-at-Arms 327]:Серия: Osprey Men-at-Arms 327:Издательство: Osprey Publishing Ltd:Страниц: 49:Язык: Английский:Год: 1999: Формат: pdf в rar: Размер: 16,3 Mb: Для сайта: www.mirknig.comОписание (About this book): notwithstanding the USA Marines firstly struggled to keep up their unique identification in the large American Expeditionary strength in France, their unforgettable functionality at Belleau wooden, Soissons, St Mihiel, Blanc Mont and the Meuse-Argonne confirmed their popularity as 'the such a lot competitive physique of diehards at the Western Front'. This publication describes the association of this bold strength from 1917-18 and information their uniforms, insignia and undefined, guns and kit. various photos and 8 complete color plates vividly depict a few of the ranks of the USA Marine Corps. eighty five

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The Army of Alexander the Great (Men-at-Arms, Volume 148) by Nicholas Sekunda

By Nicholas Sekunda

While Philip II ascended the throne in 359 BC, Macedonia used to be at risk of being engulfed by way of wild barbarian tribes to the north and wily Greek towns to the south. Philip needed to extend the facility of the throne or be swallowed up: the production of a strong military used to be central. whilst his son, Alexander, inherited his state on the age of 20, he additionally inherited a military which used to be really unrivalled. The Macedonians have been veterans of conflict, good outfitted and longing for conquest. upload to this Alexander's ideal presents as army commander and it really is little ask yourself they completed so much.

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German Headgear in World War II: SS NSDAP Police Civilian by Jon Maguire, Pat Moran

By Jon Maguire, Pat Moran

This quantity set by way of Pat Moran and Jon Maguire illustrates, in complete colour, over 240 visor hats and helmets of the German: military, Luftwaffe, Kriegsmarine, SS, NSDAP, Police, Civilian, and miscellaneous formations. every one peaked hat is proven from 4 angles, together with inside, and insignia element. those volumes are a needs to for creditors of German headgear and militaria, in addition to modelers and scholars of army uniforms.

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Roman Military Clothing Ad 200-400 by Graham Sumner

By Graham Sumner

The armour and guns of the Roman military have lengthy been the topic of extreme learn and hypothesis. whereas a lot has been released on their fingers and armour, besides the fact that, the particular garments of Imperial squaddies has mostly been missed. during this moment a part of a rigorous learn of the literary, sculptural, pictorial and archaeological proof, the professional author-artist examines the clues which permit us to try reconstructions of things worn by means of officials and males all around the empire throughout the centuries among the reign of Septimius Severus and the twilight years of Stilicho.

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United States Marine Corps (Men-at-Arms, Volume 32) by John Millin Selby

By John Millin Selby

This e-book examines the uniforms, apparatus, background and association of the U.S. Marine Corps, from 1775, via their carrier in global Wars I and II, via to Korea (1950-1953) and Vietnam (1955-1975). Uniforms are proven in complete illustrated detail.

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The Canadian Army at War (Men-at-Arms, Volume 164) by Mike Chappell

By Mike Chappell

Through the twentieth Century, Canadian armies participated within the world's significant conflicts, from the Boer struggle on the sunrise of the century (1899-1902), to the Korean conflict within the Fifties. As a part of the British empire, Canada supported Britain in South Africa, and got here to assistance from the Allies in either international Wars. This booklet chronicles the improvement of the Canadian military and the mythical achievements of a kingdom which would have justifiably stayed aloof from the quarrels of others. As either writer and illustrator, Mike Chappell paints an attractive photograph of the background, apparatus and uniforms of the Canadian Army.

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The British Army in North America 1775-83 (Men-at-Arms, by Robin May

By Robin May

For sheer guts, the Redcoats' habit at Bunker Hill, Saratoga, and different bloody encounters has hardly ever been handed. The american citizens received, yet purely simply, after which because of international intervention and a small variety of devoted and valiant patriots who have been always allow down by means of their very own humans. Robin May's best paintings appears to be like on the British military that fought within the American Revolution from 1775 to 1783. It info the warriors who confronted the problems of campaigning in North the US besides the gross inefficiency and corruption at domestic which, in addition to their generals' usually blundering behavior, have been as lethal enemies because the Americans.

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