The Victorians at War, 1815-1914: An Encyclopedia of British Military History

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ABC-CLIO, 2004 - 405 страница

The Victorians at War, 1815-1914: An Encyclopedia of British Military History surveys the major wars, campaigns, battles, and expeditions of the British Army as well as its weaponry, tactics, and all other aspects of its operations from the end of the Napoleonic Wars to the dawn of World War I.

Containing numerous maps depicting various theaters of war, this all-encompassing volume explains why the numerous military operations took place and what the results were. Biographies reveal fascinating facts about British and Indian Army officers and other ranks, while other entries deal with recruitment, training, education and literacy, uniforms, equipment, pay and conditions, social backgrounds of the soldiers, diseases and wounds they fell victim to, and much more. This volume is indispensable to those wanting to gain information about the British Army during this remarkable imperial era.

 

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An Encyclopedia of British Military History Appendix 1 Chronology of British Army Wars Campaigns and Other Operations 18151914
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An Encyclopedia of British Military History Appendix 2 British Army Commanders in Chief Chiefs of the General Staff and Chiefs of the Imperial G...
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An Encyclopedia of British Military History Appendix 3 Indian Army Commanders in Chief 18151914
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An Encyclopedia of British Military History Appendix 4 A Note on Currency
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An Encyclopedia of British Military History Bibliography
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An Encyclopedia of British Military History Index
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An Encyclopedia of British Military History About the Author
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Страница xvi - When we've had to show them what we mean ; And when we say we've always won, And when they ask us how it's done, We'll proudly point to ev'ry one Of England's soldiers of the Queen.
Страница xvi - It's the Soldiers of the Queen, my lads, Who've been, my lads, Who've seen, my lads, In the fight...

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Harold E. Raugh, Jr., is the command historian of the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center and Presidio of Monterey, Monterey, CA, and a fellow of the Royal Historical Society.

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