British Light Infantryman of the Seven Years War: North America 1757-63 (Warrior Series) by Ian McCulloch, Tim Todish, Steve Noon, Tim J. Todish |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
British Light Infantryman of the Seven Years War: North America 1757-63 (Warrior Series)

British Light Infantryman of the Seven Years War: North America 1757-63 (Warrior Series)

by Ian McCulloch, Tim Todish, Steve Noon, Tim J. Todish
     
 

The British Light Infantryman of the Seven Years' War (1756-1763) was proficient at scouting and skirmishing, and more than a match for the French and their Indian allies. Shooting rapids in canoes, traversing swamps and snowshoeing through endless tracts of forest, British redcoats earned a reputation for resilience and resourcefulness as they adapted to the

Overview


The British Light Infantryman of the Seven Years' War (1756-1763) was proficient at scouting and skirmishing, and more than a match for the French and their Indian allies. Shooting rapids in canoes, traversing swamps and snowshoeing through endless tracts of forest, British redcoats earned a reputation for resilience and resourcefulness as they adapted to the wilderness conditions of North America. Their development was a watershed in the history of irregular warfare, and this book provides a full examination of their fighting methods, covering training, tactics and campaigning from Canada to the Caribbean.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781841767338
Publisher:
Bloomsbury USA
Publication date:
12/28/2004
Series:
Warrior Series, #88
Pages:
64
Product dimensions:
7.25(w) x 9.75(h) x 0.15(d)

Meet the Author


Lieutenant Colonel Ian McCulloch is a military historian, the former Deputy Director of History & Heritage, and now serves as the Special Assistant to the Director-General of Health Services for the Canadian Armed Forces in Ottawa. He has published historical articles in numerous North American journals and magazines and is finishing a book on the 7th Canadian Infantry Brigade in World War I.

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