Philip Haythornthwaite, Bryan Fosten's Austrian Specialist Troops Of The Napoleonic Wars PDF

By Philip Haythornthwaite, Bryan Fosten

Within the later 18th century the Austrian artillery were the best in Europe, and was once held up for example to the area. After the appointment of Prince Liechtenstein as Director-General of Artillery in 1744, he tested an artillery tuition at Budweis and redesigned the ordnance to provide lighter and extra manoeuvrable weapons. Philip Haythornwaite's attention-grabbing textual content examines the famed Austrian artillery and different professional troops of the Napoleonic Wars, interpreting their corporation and uniforms in a quantity entire with a wealth of accompanying illustrations, together with 8 complete web page color plates by way of Bryan Fosten.

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