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2 edition of history of the uniforms of the British army with many drawings from original sources. found in the catalog.

history of the uniforms of the British army with many drawings from original sources.

Cecil Constant Philip Lawson

history of the uniforms of the British army with many drawings from original sources.

by Cecil Constant Philip Lawson

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Published by Kaye & Ward in association with Norman Military Publications .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination184p.,ill.,25cm
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19390125M

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The book is dominated by full colour, full page reproductions of his illustrations of the many and varied uniforms worn in Murat’s small and not terribly effective army of Naples. Each comes with a brief caption that explains what we are looking at, and any errors in the original . An Illustrated Encyclopedia of Uniforms from –, the American Revolutionary War: An Expert Guide to the Uniforms of the American Militias and Continental Army, the Armies and Navies of Great Britain and France, German and Spanish Units, and American Indian Allies. London: Lorenz Books, Oversize UC S65 Wright, Robert K.

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History of the uniforms of the British army with many drawings from original sources by Cecil Constant Philip Lawson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Red coat (also spelled as "redcoat") or scarlet tunic is a military garment used widely, though not exclusively worn, by most regiments of the British Army, Royal Marines, and some colonial units within the British Empire, from the 17th to the 20th centuries.

The scarlet tunic continues to be used into the 21st century, with several armed forces of the Commonwealth of Nations. The encyclopedia is the history of the uniforms used by the British, French, Americans, Spanish, Germans, and Native Americans during the American Revolution from The encyclopedia begins with a brief history of the background that sets up the American Revolution and describes the hostilities and how America was devited between anti /5.

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This is a beautiful book if you like Military Uniforms and history. It is packed with illustrations and covers every regiment of the British Army. After reading this you will know what any regiment looked like in the Napoleonic wars; thier belts, buckles, shakoes, facings, etc.

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The original oil painting is in the Guards Museum (London). The Warrants call for scarlet coats and Percy Sumner in "Uniforms of the Foot Guards, ," Journal of the Society for Army Historical Research, vol. XXII, (/), p refers to the coats in the National Army Museum as a "poor tint of scarlet" (henceforth cited as Sumner).

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