Category: Uniforms

Download PDF by Kenneth J. Conboy: The War in Cambodia 1970-75 (Men-at-Arms, Volume 209)

By Kenneth J. Conboy

ISBN-10: 085045851X

ISBN-13: 9780850458510

This ebook examines the uniforms, apparatus, heritage and organization of the troops that fought in Cambodia within the Seventies. US and Cambodian forces are all lined, together with distinct Operations, and the process the conflict is summarised. Uniforms are proven in complete illustrated detail.

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Download e-book for iPad: Imperial Armies of the Thirty Years' War 1 : Infantry and by Vladimir Brnardic

By Vladimir Brnardic

ISBN-10: 1846034477

ISBN-13: 9781846034473

This background of the Catholic armies of the Hapsburg Empire that fought within the Thirty Years' warfare explores the position of infantry and artillery over the last significant spiritual warfare in mainland Europe. because the states of the Holy Roman Empire fractured alongside spiritual traces, all of Europe used to be plunged right into a bloody clash that lasted 3 a long time, decimated populations, and annihilated groups. notwithstanding, amidst this social, political, and non secular disaster, very important adjustments have been skilled in the association of military. The conflict observed the top of the big mercenary forces and the beginnings of the well-disciplined nationwide military. This e-book charts this development, illustrating and explaining the forces of the foremost Catholic armies, whereas exploring the guns, association, strategies, and colourful uniforms utilized by the infantry and artillery.

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The King's German Legion: 1803-12 by Mike Chappell PDF

By Mike Chappell

ISBN-10: 1855329964

ISBN-13: 9781855329966

The formation of the King's German Legion resulted from the career of Hanover, their place of birth, via the French in 1803. After different expeditions together with Copenhagen in 1807 and Moore's retreat to Corunna, the Legion joined Sir Arthur Wellesley within the Peninsula. It was once the following that they have been to earn timeless renown because the crack corps of Wellington's military. The Legion represented approximately 20% of Wellington's struggling with power and exclusive itself in the entire significant activities, together with their recognized cost at Garcia Hernandez throughout the Salamanca crusade.

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Read e-book online Wellington's Infantry (2) (Men-at-Arms, Volume 119) PDF

By Bryan Fosten

ISBN-10: 0850454190

ISBN-13: 9780850454192

In 1803 Sir John Moore's coverage used to be to provide quick-thinking, clever, cellular infantrymen in a position to attacking all alone initiative. Old-style drill manuals, which nonetheless ruled the learning of the mass of British infantry, have been put aside; and self-discipline used to be maintained, not less than to some degree, by means of appeals to satisfaction in self and unit instead of via the lash. during this significant other quantity to Men-at-Arms 114 Wellington's Infantry 1, Bryan Fosten presents an interesting account of the heritage and uniforms of the sunshine infantry troops who served less than Wellington, including quite a few illustrations together with 8 distinctive complete web page color plates through the writer himself.

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The Roman Army from Caesar to Trajan (Men-at-Arms, Volume by Michael Simkins PDF

By Michael Simkins

ISBN-10: 0850455286

ISBN-13: 9780850455281

Even if the typical Roman battling males themselves have left no account, a lot literature has survived from antiquity. The wealth of archaeological reveals, plus the learn of surviving Roman scultpure has allowed hisorians to benefit a lot in regards to the nature of the Roman military which conquered an amazing expanse of territory. Michael Simkins brings all his significant wisdom to endure in this interesting topic, protecting such subject matters as military composition, recruitment, education, crusade regimen and delivering a wealth of aspect on guns, uniforms and equipment.

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Read e-book online Napoleon's Egyptian Campaigns 1798-1801 (Men-at-Arms, Volume PDF

By Michael Barthorp

ISBN-10: 0850451264

ISBN-13: 9780850451269

The inventive strategic plan of innovative France to chop Britain's lifeline to India by way of seizing Egypt and the Levant was once an epic event, set among the most old areas of heritage, then virtually unknown to Europeans. The conflicts proved once more the supremacy of the British fleet and in addition reformed British military was once a strength to be reckoned with. This interesting publication by means of Michael Barthorp presents an overview of the campaigns and examines in better aspect the armies which marched and fought amid the wasteland sands and relics of prior civilisations.

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Download e-book for iPad: The Royal Marines 1956-84 (Men-at-Arms, Volume 156) by Will Fowler

By Will Fowler

ISBN-10: 0850455685

ISBN-13: 9780850455687

As a "Special Forces" association the Royal Marines and their assisting Commando-trained hands are specified. whereas different specific forces hint their origins to international warfare I, the Royal Marines date again to 1664. when you consider that then, they've got visible motion internationally, from their memorable function within the trap of Gibraltar in 1704 to their the most important involvement in international Wars I and II. This e-book examines the Royal Marines' provider and coaching from the Suez difficulty of 1956, via to their involvement in Northern eire and the Falklands within the Nineteen Eighties. various illustrations, together with pictures and colour plates, element the uniforms and kit of the Marines.

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Rome's Enemies (1): Germanics and Dacians (Men-at-Arms, by Peter Wilcox PDF

By Peter Wilcox

ISBN-10: 0850454735

ISBN-13: 9780850454734

Those lively northern 'barbarians' have been the destroyers of the Western Empire of Rome. It used to be they who brought the coup de grâce to the loss of life colossus within the south, for this reason growing medieval Europe, the feudal process and chivalry. Their direct descendants have been the knights and men-at-arms. In each feel, they have been the creators of the fashionable global; it truly is ironic that many folks be aware of nearly not anything approximately them. This e-book explores the historical past, guns and get dressed of the Germanics and Dacians who fought Rome thousand years ahead of our time.

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Brunswick Troops 1809-15 (Men-at-Arms, Volume 167) by Otto Von Pivka PDF

By Otto Von Pivka

ISBN-10: 0850456134

ISBN-13: 9780850456134

Because the sour defeats and lack of territory of 1805, Austria were challenging at paintings overhauling and increasing her army computer. In 1808, the Austrian executive felt that with the outbreak of the Spanish battle, Napoleon may have an excessive amount of to do with the intention to dedicate huge forces to accommodate them. On February twenty fifth, 1809, Friedrich Wilhelm of Brunswick entered into an contract with the Austrians to elevate a corps of infantry and cavalry to struggle along them as they invaded his outdated domain names, elevating the inhabitants opposed to their French rulers and exacting a long-awaited revenge at the hated Napoleon.

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Download e-book for kindle: Dressed to Kill - British Naval Uniforms, Masculinity and by Amy Miller

By Amy Miller

ISBN-10: 0948065745

ISBN-13: 9780948065743

Dressed to Kill - British Naval Uniforms, Masculinity and modern models 1748-1857 КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Издательство: nationwide Maritime MuseumАвтор(ы): Amy MillerЯзык: EnglishГод издания: 2007Количество страниц: 194ISBN: 978-0-948065-74-3Формат: pdf (180 dpi) ~1500x1900Размер: 153,0 mbThis catalogue seeks to teach naval uniforms from a brand new standpoint since it is necessary that the advance of uniform be considered along modern civilian models. The essays at first not just research the development of laws but in addition, extra considerably, position the uniforms of their monetary, social and old contexts. they're through a listing of chosen uniforms from the wealthy choice of the nationwide Maritime Museum, which serve to enhance the topics drawn out within the essays. The final component to line drawings of chosen styles offers an perception into the development of the clothes, rather the best way tailoring may either regulate and intensify physique form, according to present models. The interval 1748-1857 has been selected simply because 1748 observed the legitimate creation of naval uniform for commissioned officials. besides the fact that, it was once now not until eventually 1857 that rankings, or sailors, got a regulated uniform. RAPIDили IFOLDER1 IFOLDER2 eighty five

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