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Книга Osprey - Warrior №8. British Cavalryman 1792 - 1815 Osprey - Warrior №8. British Cavalryman 1792 - 1815 Книги Вооружение Автор: Philip Haythornthwaite Год издания: 2002 Формат: pdf Издат.:Osprey Страниц: sixty eight Размер: 11.7 Язык: Английский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:In the campaigns of the French innovative and Napoleonic Wars, the deserved attractiveness of the British infantry has tended to overshadow the contribution of the cavalry, yet in reality they did shape a vital part of the military, undertaking tasks the most important to the luck of alternative fingers. British Cavalryman 1792-1815 recounts what those tasks have been and examines the lads who played them. the several regiments of the cavalry are indexed and a few of the fingers extra unique or specialist corps, equivalent to the Kings German Legion, tested.

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