Queen Victoria's Highlanders

Queen Victoria's Highlanders

by Stuart Reid, Gerry Embleton
     
 

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This book not only offers a tribute to the proud Highlander regiments who have served with distinction for over two centuries, but also offers an in-depth study of the period in which they made their name. As the British Empire dominated every corner of the globe, Queen Victoria's Highlanders served in a variety of campaigns from the Indian subcontinent to Africa.… See more details below

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This book not only offers a tribute to the proud Highlander regiments who have served with distinction for over two centuries, but also offers an in-depth study of the period in which they made their name. As the British Empire dominated every corner of the globe, Queen Victoria's Highlanders served in a variety of campaigns from the Indian subcontinent to Africa. This title will study their organization, histories, and the evolution of their uniforms. Each of the famous regiments - including the Black Watch, the Gordons, the Argylls, and the Camerons - will be covered and the full glory of their romantic, tartan uniforms revealed.


From the Trade Paperback edition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781780962344
Publisher:
Osprey Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
12/20/2011
Series:
Men-at-Arms , #442
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
48
File size:
11 MB
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