Wellington's Army in the Peninsula 1809-14

Wellington's Army in the Peninsula 1809-14

by Stuart Reid
     
 

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This highly detailed study provides a clear account of how the British Army was organised, who commanded it, and how it functioned in the field during the Peninsular War. Focusing principally on infantry, cavalry and artillery, including foreign units in British pay, it provides a detailed and comprehensive order of battle. Doctrine, training, tactics and equipment

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This highly detailed study provides a clear account of how the British Army was organised, who commanded it, and how it functioned in the field during the Peninsular War. Focusing principally on infantry, cavalry and artillery, including foreign units in British pay, it provides a detailed and comprehensive order of battle. Doctrine, training, tactics and equipment are discussed in depth, and medical services and engineers are also covered. Concise biographical details of key commanders, over 60 unit tree diagrams, organisational tables, plus numerous illustrations make this an essential reference work for students of this period.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781841765174
Publisher:
Osprey Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
02/28/2004
Series:
Battle Orders Series
Pages:
96
Product dimensions:
7.25(w) x 9.75(h) x 0.25(d)

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