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18th Century

1-66643 LA CAMPANA DE GIBRALTER 1779-1783 'Osprey' type book with (8) color plates with several figures per plate, many b/w illust/maps, covers the battles/campaigns. 1 vol, 80 pgs 2008 SPAIN, ALMENA EDICIONES
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1-930302 STRATEGY & TACTICS #302 Great Northern War Great Northern War is a wargame covering the Swedish-Russian War of 1700-09. This period of the war ended with the decisive battle of Poltava. Scenarios show various periods of fighting.

There are two sides in the game, the Swedish Empire (Empire for short) which is defined as Sweden and its allies, and the Russian Coalition (Coalition for short), which is defined as Russia and its allies. Players conduct Actions which generate discrete movement, combat, and other operations. Each turn represents a season of operations. During each turn, players take various Actions, alternating one at a time with the other.

Contents: One 22x34-inch map, 228 counters, and magazine with historical background. 1 vol, 84 pgs 2016 US, DECISION GAMES
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1-66696 Abad, Ruben Saez El ASEDIO de BARCELONA 1714: War of Spanish Succession During the early part of the war, Barcelona had fallen to the forces of Archduke Charles: his fleet had anchored in the port on 22 August 1705, landing troops which surrounded the city. These troops later captured the fort of Montjuic, and used it to bombard the city into its submission on October 9 of that year.

Even though the freshly defeated Catalan court then supported the Archduke against Philip V, the Franco-Spanish forces were not strong enough to attempt a recapture of the city until 1713. By 25 July of that year, the city was surrounded by Bourbon forces, but attacks upon it were unfruitful due to the scarcity of artillery.

The Bourbons then waited for a 20,000 man reinforcement force, which arrived in April-May 1714. The assault was renewed under the command of the Duke of Berwick, and after entering the city on 30 August, the Bourbons finally triumphed on 11 September. This defeat is now commemorated as the National Day of Catalonia, also known as La Diada Nacional de Catalunya. 1 vol, 110 pgs 2014 SPAIN, ALMENA
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1-203710 Abbott, Jacob WARS OF THE COLONIES Covers the roughly 100 years between the consolidation of the New World colonies under British rule to the American Revolution. Includes coverage of the Pequot War, King Philip's War, King William's War, Queen Anne's War, and the Conquest of Canada. Also includes a fascinating account of Pontiac. 1 vol, 292 pgs 2012 US, HERITAGE BOOKS
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1-66659 Atud, Ruben Sacz La Guerra del Asiento 1739-1748 1739-1748 1 vol, 80 pgs 2010 SPAIN, ALMENA EDICIONES
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1-83570 Barr, Daniel P. UNCONQUERED:The Iroquois League at War in America The only overiew of Iroqouis warfare that coversthe entire Colonial Period; this study exploresall the major conflicts with and emphasis on howand why, b/w illust, biblio, index. 1 vol, 216 pgs 2006 US, PRAGERS PUBLISHERS
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1-214150 Berkovich, Ilya MOTIVATION IN WAR: The Experience of Common Soldiers in Old-Regime Europe Hardback version. This book fundamentally revises our notion of why soldiers of the 18th century enlisted, served, and fought. In contrast to traditional views of the brutal conditions supposedly prevailing in old-regime armies, soldiers did not regard military discipline as illegitimate or unnecessarily cruel, nor did they perceive themselves as submissive military automatons.

Instead, the men embraced a unique corporate identity based on military professionalism, forceful masculinity, and hostility toward civilians. These values fostered the notion of individual and collective soldierly honor which helped to create the bonding effect which contributed toward greater combat cohesion. It uses research on military psychology and combat theory, and employs the letters, diaries, and memoirs of around 250 private soldiers and non-commissioned officers from over a dozen different European armies. 1 vol, 292 pgs 2017 UK, CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
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2-214150 Berkovich, Ilya MOTIVATION IN WAR: The Experience of Common Soldiers in Old-Regime Europe Paperback version. This book fundamentally revises our notion of why soldiers of the 18th century enlisted, served, and fought. In contrast to traditional views of the brutal conditions supposedly prevailing in old-regime armies, soldiers did not regard military discipline as illegitimate or unnecessarily cruel, nor did they perceive themselves as submissive military automatons.

Instead, the men embraced a unique corporate identity based on military professionalism, forceful masculinity, and hostility toward civilians. These values fostered the notion of individual and collective soldierly honor which helped to create the bonding effect which contributed toward greater combat cohesion. It uses research on military psychology and combat theory, and employs the letters, diaries, and memoirs of around 250 private soldiers and non-commissioned officers from over a dozen different European armies. 1 vol, 292 pgs 2017 UK, CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
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1-90140 Blackmore, David BRITISH CAVALRY IN THE MID-18TH CENTURY (24) color plates, including reproductions of the Morier Plates 1 vol, 120 pgs 2008 UK, PARTIZAN PRESS
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1-81740 Bourdriot, Jean & Petard, Michelle MARINE ROYAL UNIFORMS:17th & 18th Centuries 9x12, 100 drawings, (51) color plates, each corpsis described, study of weapons, uniforms and more. 1 vol, 280 pgs 2006 FRANCE, ED'S DU CANONNIER
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1-66697 Canales, Francisco LA GUERRA DE GRANADA: Vol. 1 1482-1492 The Granada War (Spanish: Guerra de Granada) was a series of military campaigns between 1482 and 1492, during the reign of the Catholic Monarchs (los Reyes Catolicos) Isabella I of Castile and Ferdinand II of Aragon, against the Nasrid dynasty's Emirate of Granada. It ended with the defeat of Granada and its annexation by Castile, ending Islamic rule, Al-Andalus, on the Iberian peninsula and completing the Reconquista.

The ten-year war was not a continuous effort: it was a series of seasonal campaigns launched in the spring and postponed in the winter. The Granadans were crippled by internal conflict and civil war; meanwhile the Christians were generally unified.

The war also saw the effective use of artillery by the Christians to rapidly conquer towns that would have required a long siege otherwise. The decisive Battle of Granada concluded the war. On January 2, 1492 Muhammad XII of Granada (King Boabdil) surrendered the Emirate of Granada, the city of Granada, and the Alhambra palace. It is still celebrated every year on that date by the City Council of Granada.

The war was a joint project between Isabella's Crown of Castile and Ferdinand's Crown of Aragon. The bulk of the troops and funds for the war came from Castile, and Granada was annexed into Castile's lands. The Crown of Aragon was less important: apart from the presence of King Ferdinand himself, Aragon provided naval collaboration, guns, and some financial loans. Aristocrats were offered the allure of new lands, while Ferdinand and Isabella centralized and consolidated power.

The aftermath of the war saw the end of convivencia ('live and let live') between religions. The Jews were forced to convert to Christianity or be exiled in 1492. In 1501, all of Granada's Muslims were obliged to either convert to Christianity, become slaves, or be exiled; by 1526 this prohibition spread to the rest of Spain. 'New Christians (conversos) came to be accused of crypto-Islam and crypto-Judaism, often accurately. Spain would go on to model its national aspirations as the guardian of Christianity and Catholicism. Illustrated with photographs, maps, and color plates. 1 vol, 110 pgs 2014 SPAIN, ALMENA
NEW-softcover, available late October 2014 [Spanish text] ......$28.00

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1-10400 Chartrand, Rene FRENCH SOLDIER IN COLONIAL AMERICA Uniforms, drums, flags, muskets, swords, bayonets, artillery, accoutrements and regimental histories. A superb introduction to a long neglected area of colonial history covering Canada, Louisiana and Ile Royale, during the French Regime, written by the leading authority on the subject. 40 pp. 56 illustrations.

1 vol, 40 pgs 1984 NY, MUSEUM RESTORATIONS
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1-201730 Davies, Brian Empire and Military Revolution in Eastern Europe - Russia's Turkish Wars in the Eighteenth Century In terms of resource mobilization and devastation the wars between Russia, the Crimean Khanate and the Ottoman Empire were some of the largest of the eighteenth century, and had enormous consequences for the balance of power in Eastern Europe.

Brian Davies examines how these conflicts characterized the course of Russian military development in response to Ottoman and Crimean Tatar threats and to determine under what circumstances and in what ways Russian military power experienced a 'revolution' awarding it clear preponderance over the Ottoman-Crimean system.

A central part of Davies' argument is that identifying and explaining a Military Revolution must involve examining the role of factors not purely military. One must look not only at new military technology, new force and command structure, new tactical thinking, and new recruitment and military finance practices but also consider the impact of larger demographic, economic, and sociopolitical changes.

Table Of Contents
Preface
Maps
1. The Trampled Lands
2. The Northern War and the New Russian Army
3. The Prut and Caspian Wars
4. War, Peace and Taxes, 1710-1735
5. The Russo-Turkish War, 1736-1739
6. Empire and Military Revolution, 1740-1774
Notes
Bibliography
Index 1 vol, 384 pgs 2013 US, BLOOMSBURY PRESS
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1-1947511 Di Colloredo, Pierluigi CUIL LODAIR: Il Sangue Dei Clan The battle fought at Culloden Moor on 16 April 1746 with Jacobite Scottish troops of the young pretender Prince Charles Edward Stuart versus the British led by William Augustus of Hanover, Duke of Cumberland.

This book analyzes the performance of the prodigious military campaign of 1745-46, starting with the landing of Bonnie Prince Charlie in Scotland with only seven followers. Four months later, he invaded England to get within 100 miles from London, sweeping away two British armies at Prestopan and Falkirk. Finally, after the defeat at Culloden, he escaped disguised as woman via Hebridean island hopping.

The battle is analyzed minute by minute, based on Italian sources that have never before been made available to the reader, including the nationalistic and religious character, presenting many points of the war, and inserting the campaign into the wider European picture of the war of the Austrian Succession (1740-1748) and the Franco-British struggle for hegemony in the colonies.

Also includes a guide to the battlefield for those wishing to visit it today and the legends that still keep alive the memory of Bonnie Prince Charlie. 1 vol, 80 pgs 2016 ITALY, THE SOLDIER SHOP
NEW-pb, [Italian text. English captions] available late May 2016 ......$38.00 rct

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1-88150 Dirom, Major 1792 CAMPAIGN IN INDIA AGAINST TIPOO SULTAN, THE Originally published 1793 1 vol, 143 pgs 2008 US, NAFZIGER COLLECTION
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1-201820 Duffy, Christopher THE BEST OF ENEMIES: Germans Against Jacobites, 1746 A book that pits Hessian mercenaries, the same villains we know from the American Revolution, against the Highland Clansmen that supported Bonnie Prince Charlie in 1745. One of the best stories of the Forty Five yet to be told, that of the Hessian soldiers who marched into the Pass of Killiecrankie.

The Hessians have been portrayed as the villains of the Forty Five, brutal mercenaries. Yet they
were very different from the legend. Their leader, Prince Frederick sympathized more with his foes than with his allies. In later years, his crisis of conscience would perplex Germany. The Jacobite clans were on the Great Atholl Raid. Their leader, Lord George Murray, hoped to
outflank the army of the Duke of Cumberland. This may have been a fine chance for Jacobite victory. The result was the siege of Blair Castle. The Hessians defended their base at Dunkeld from Jacobite probes. Then they were ordered to relieve the Castle by marching through the feared Pass of Killiecrankie.

The cast of characters includes many who behaved unexpectedly: the irresponsible defenders of the Castle; the rival Dukes of Atholl; the Campbell whose assassination featured in Stevenson's novel Kidnapped; the inn-servant Molly; the European hussars seeking information by talking in Latin, the irascible Duke of Cumberland; the lovelorn Earl of Craufurd, attached to the Hessian force; and many more. 1 vol, 192 pgs 2013 US, EMPEROR'S PRESS
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1-209930 Duffy, Christopher FIGHT FOR A THRONE: The Jacobite '45 Reconsidered In July 1745 Bonnie Prince Charlie and a tiny group of Jacobite companions arrived in Scotland in a bid to reclaim the throne of England. They came unannounced and unsupported, and yet within less than five months Charles was able to lead an army to within marching distance of London and make King George II fear for this throne. Afterwards the Highland Army continued to out-fight the redcoats in every encounter, except its very last. These were not the achievements of a backward-looking cause, and this groundbreaking study is the first to explain exactly why.

Almost to the very end the Jacobites had the literal and metaphorical 'edge' over their enemies, thanks to the terror-inspiring highland charge, and also, as this book as this book is the first to reveal, to the highly advanced organization of their forces in 'divisions' - miniature armies that allowed them to out maneuver their enemies on the strategic plane.

Prince Charles also made a credible bid for the political and ideological high ground, an appeal based on religious toleration, and a monarchy working in cooperation with an empowered and accountable Parliament. The Prince therefore not only drew on traditional loyalties, but attracted the support of heavyweights of the new 'Enlightenment'.

It all made a telling contrast to the demeaning nature of the Hanoverian government in Britain, which was mired deep in corruption. The Hanoverian politicians in London and Scotland, who had honed their skills in petty advantage, were now all of a sudden called upon to act as strategists, and they failed completely. The prime minister lost the Carlisle to the Jacobites simply because he refused to pay the cost of a courier. These revelations, which show the Jacobite enterprise of 1745 as a potent and modernizing force, turn the accepted interpretation of this episode on its head.

As an impartial historian, Christopher Duffy deals comprehensively with the reasons for ultimate triumph of the Hanoverian cause in 1746. Due credit is given to the Duke of Cumberland. He was an inspirational leader. He had the measure of the strength and weaknesses of the British Army, and he evolved the cautious and systematic kind of war that helped to bring him victory at Culloden on 16 April 1746.

Conversely, the Jacobites had been dogged even from the start of the Rising by their failure to reconcile two perspectives - that of Prince Charles, who was striving to reclaim the crown for the Stuarts in London, and the narrower visions of the more overtly Scottish party. It led to the contentious turnaround of the Jacobites at Derby, and finally and fatally to the dispersal and exhaustion of the Highland Army before Culloden.

These assertions rest on the recent advances by other historians in 'Jacobite studies', and the author's continuing researches in to unexploited primary sources. His documentary finds extend to the autobiography of Lieutenant-General Hawley, Lord George Murray's explanations of key episodes of the Rising (and his detailed accompanying map of Culloden), the material collected by the restored Whig administration in Edinburgh towards an 'official' history of the Rising, the Reverend John Home's detailed questioning of survivors, and much more.

Lastly Duffy returns to his starting point, the enduring appeal of the '45 to our instincts. He concludes that it comes from the elusive nature of the episode, recognized by tough-minded men of the time as something 'epic' and 'miraculous'- literally beyond rational explanation, and capable ever since of being refashioned according to our imaginings. 1 vol, 544 pgs 2015 UK, HELION AND COMPANY
NEW-dj, available mid November 2015 ......$70.00 with a discount of 15% rct

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1-22420 Duffy, Christopher FIRE AND STONE:Fortress Warfare 1660-1860 Major work on the classic age of siege warfare, first-hand evidence from besiegers & besieged, b/w contemporary illust, biblio, index. 1 vol, 207 pgs 2006 EDISON, BOOK SALES INC
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1-53140 Duffy, Christopher WILD GOOSE AND THE EAGLE, THE:Marshal von Browne SCARCE* Covers his life from 1705-1757, he foughtin the wars of Austrian Succession and againstFrederick the Great, he was counted among thefinest soldiers, (21) maps, biblio, index. 1 vol, 280 pgs 2009 HOPEWELL, TRICORNE PRESS
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1-35210 Edmunds, R. David and Peyser, Joseph L. FOX WARS, THE:Mesquakie Challenge to New France The saga of the Fox Indians' struggle to maintain their identity in the face of colonial New France during the late 17th and early 18th centuries, b/w illust, chapter notes, biblio, index.

The Foxes occupied central Wisconsin, where for a long time they had warred with the Sioux and, more recently, had opposed the extension of the French firearm-and-fur trade with their western enemies. Caught between the Sioux anvil and the French hammer, the Foxes enlisted other tribes' support and maintained their independence until the late 1720s. Then the French treacherously offered them peace before launching a campaign of annihilation against them. The Foxes resisted valiantly, but finally were overwhelmed and took sanctuary among the Sac Indians, with whom they are closely associated to this day.

1 vol, 282 pgs 1993 NORMAN, UNIV OF OKLAHOMA
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1-202670 Enoch, Harry G AFFAIR AT CAPTINA CREEK With the end of the Revolutionary War, the United States not only gained independence from the British Empire but also secured control of a sizable territory west of the Allegheny Mountains. Native Americans of the Ohio River Valley refused to accept claims of the fledgling nation and militantly resisted white settlements in their homelands.

Constant border strife turned into open war in the spring of 1791. The Shawnee, emboldened by their defeat of General Josiah Harmar the previous autumn, crossed the Ohio River and struck the settlement of Ohio County (West) Virginia and Washington County, Pennsylvania. Affair at Captina Creek describes in stirring detail a little-known incident of this turbulent time on the American Frontier. Following the massacre of several young girls in Washington County, a company of frontier rangers was dispatched from Ryerson's Station to nearby Baker's Fort with the intention of retaliation.

Baker's Fort stood on the Ohio River in what is now Marshall County, West Virginia. As the rangers tracked the warriors down Captina's winding path, little did they know that they were walking into an ambush from which many would not return. Enoch has researched and reconstructed the events using original documents and information gained during his travels through the region.

Personal testimonies of those who survived the Battle of Captina Creek have been combined with second-hand accounts of other settlers, contemporary newspaper articles, excerpts from the biography of General Duncan McArthur and the Lyman Draper Manuscripts. Photographs, illustrations, detailed maps, and a full name index add to the value of this work. 1 vol, 214 pgs 1999 US, HERITAGE BOOKS
NEW-softcover, available late August 2013, reprint edition ......$22.00

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1-44190 Ewald, Johann translated by R. Selig/D. Skaggs TREATISE ON PARTIZAN WARFARE:The Kleinen Krieg This is not about Partizan warfare but rather the petty wars fought by Hessian Jagers during the SYW and the American Revolution, a classic work first published in 1785, appendices, strong biblio, index. 1 vol, 178 pgs 1991 WESTPORT, GREENWOOD PRESS
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1-196730 Falkner, James MARSHAL VAUBAN: The Defence of Louis XIV's France Sebastien Le Prestre, Marshal Vauban, was one of the greatest military engineers of all time. His complex, highly sophisticated fortress designs, his advanced theories for the defense and attack of fortified places, and his prolific work as a writer and radical thinker on military and social affairs, mark him out as one of the most influential military minds of the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. Yet no recent study of this extraordinary man has been published in English.

James Falkner, in this perceptive and lively new account of Vauban's life and work, follows his career as a soldier from a dashing and brave young cavalry officer to his emergence as a masterful military engineer. Vauban was much more than simply a superlative builder of fortresses, for as a leading military commander serving Louis XIV, he perfected a method for attacking fortifications in the most effective way, which became standard practice until the modern era. Includes 75 b/w and color illustrations. 1 vol, 256 pgs 2011 UK, PEN & SWORD
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1-202110 Falkner, James FIRE OVER THE ROCK: The Great Siege of Gibraltar 1779-1783 The great siege of Gibraltar was the longest recorded in the annals of the British army. Between 1779 and 1783 a small British force defended the Rock against the Spanish and the French who were determined take this strategically vital point guarding the entrance to the Mediterranean. The tenacity and endurance shown by the attackers and defenders alike, and the sheer ingenuity of the siege operations mounted by both sides, make the episode an epic of military history, and the story gives us a fascinating insight into the realities of siege warfare. In this, the first full study of the siege for over 40 years, James Falkner draws on a wide range of contemporary sources to tell the exciting tale of a huge and complex operation. 1 vol, 192 pgs 2009 UK, PEN & SWORD
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1-902905 Fuhrman, Rolf DIE LANGEN KERLS:Die Preussische RiesenGarde 1675+ The famous Giant Prussian Grenadiers 1675-1806, infull color. Uniforms, weapons, flags, tactics andmuch more. Excellent illust/drawings. 1 vol, 60 pgs 2007 GERMANY, BERLIN ZINNFIG
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1-65350 Garbett, Captian H. IRISH INFANTRY REGIMENTS IN THE SERVICE OF FRANCE A brief historical sketch of the 'Dillon & Stuart' regiments in French service 1690-1791, this short monograph published in the late 1800's was used by O'Callaghan in his work. 1 vol, 56 pgs 2001 UK, PARTIZAN PRESS
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1-198070 Grant, Charles S THE WOLFENBUTTEL WAR The Wolfenbuttel War is the third book following on from Raid on St. Michel and The Annexation of Chiraz. Once again, this book concerns the hostilities of Charles' two fictitious mid-eighteenth century combatants, the Grand Duchy of Lorraine and the Vereinigte Freie Stadte (VFS). That said, the scenarios are applicable throughout the horse-and-musket period with little modification.

Where this mini-campaign differs from its predecessors is that it is loosely based on a real campaign -- that of the Hundred Days, culminating at Waterloo. The four scenarios and the movements between them are drawn from the battles of Quatre Bras, Ligny, Wavre and Waterloo. However, while the campaign sequence is followed, the outcome is far from certain.

The book provides the fictitious background to the war, planning details including the selection of forces, the instructions for each army, tabletop maps, and orders for each side. There are instructions for the game organizer and options for forces in each battle if fought as a stand-alone wargame. The book is illustrated with photographs of each battle as it was fought with Charles' armies. Newspapers and a Who's Who, not to mention the Ballroom scene, add color to the story of the Wolfenbuttel War. 1 vol, 72 pgs 2013 UK, PARTIZAN PRESS
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1-199180 Grenier, John THE FIRST WAY OF WAR: American War Making on the Frontier, 1607-1814 This book explores the evolution of Americans' first way of war, to show how war waged again Indian noncombatant population and agricultural resources became the method early Americans' employed and, ultimately, defined their military heritage. The sanguinary story of the American conquest of the Indian peoples east of the Mississippi River helps demonstrate how early Americans embraced warfare shaped by extravagant violence and focused on conquest. Grenier provides a major revision in understanding the place of warfare directed on noncombatants in the American military tradition, and his conclusions are relevant to understand US 'special operations' in the War on Terror. 1 vol, 246 pgs 2012 UK, CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS
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1-88790 Grenier, John FAR REACHES OF EMPIRE:War in Nova Scotia 1710-1760 The author details the efficient small wars that ultimately crushed every remnant of Arcadian, Indian and French resistance on Nova Scotia. B/w illust/maps, biblio, index. 1 vol, 288 pgs 2008 US, UNIV OF OKLAHOMA
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1-197740 Hammon, Neal O and Taylor, Richard VIRGINIA'S WESTERN WAR: 1775-1786 More than any other colony, Virginia looked to the west for its future. After the French and Indian War, the Royal Proclamation of 1754 declared that officers and soldiers would be paid with parcels of western land, vaguely extending about eighty miles in all directions from Lexington. By 1768 most of the area had been explored by the Long Hunters, including Daniel and Squire Boone, James Knox, Hasker Mansker, and the Skagg Brothers. These brave, enterprising men battled both with nature and with the Indians, bringing their families to settle this rough frontier. Virginia's Western War traces the little-known period of colonial history. 26 maps and 20 b/w photos. 1 vol, 352 pgs 2011 US, STACKPOLE BOOKS
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1-10410 Houlding, J.A. FRENCH ARMS DRILL OF THE 18TH CENTURY A study of the 18th century text and illustrations that were prepared for the official Infantry and Compagnie Franche de la Marine arms drill introduced by Royal decrees in 1703, 1750 and 1755, complete with commands in French and English. Included also are notes on how the drills had to be changed to meet the conditions in New France. 60 pp., more than 100 illustrations.

1 vol, 60 pgs 1988 NY, MUSEUM RESTORATION
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1-57810 Irvine, William ARMY OF THE INDIAN MOGHULS, THE An in deapth study of organization/administrationof the Moghul army, chpts on Drill/Exercise, SiegeBattles, Forts, Equipment & more, biblio, index. 1 vol, 324 pgs 1994 DELHI, LOW PRICE PUBS
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1-36830 Johnson, James M. MILITIAMEN, RANGERS AND REDCOATS Using primary sources the author describes the Military in Georgia from 1754-1776, b/w illust and maps, extensive biblio, index. 1 vol, 208 pgs 1992 MACON, MERCER UNIVERSITY
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1-210760 Kling, Stephen editior GREAT NORTHERN WAR COMPENDIUM Oversized at 11.5 x 8.5 pages. A two-volume set with over 600 pages on the armies, battles, campaigns, events and personalities of the Great Northern War.

The Great Northern War was a profound event in European history and has had far too little attention in the English speaking world. This publication is intended to open up this history in a way previously not available in English. An international team of academics, authors, and other experts have written articles on the armies, battles, campaigns, events and major personalities of the war. Over 70 articles are included, all fully illustrated in color.

This a heavy 2 volume set and US postage will be about $12.00. Canadian Postage will be about $44.00 and Insured International postage will be about $68.00. 2 vol, 660 pgs 2016 US, THE HISTORICAL GAME COMPANY
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1-210771 Kling, Stephen editior FIELDS OF BATTLE, VOLUME 1: THE GREAT NORTHERN WAR: Boardgame Fields of Battle, Volume 1: The Great Northern War, is a low to moderate complexity level tactical game covering 8 battles of The Great Northern War, 1700-1721 which pitted Sweden against Denmark, Russia and Saxony (including its Polish and Lithuanian domains).

Each battle can be played in about an hour and the game includes tactical cards for each side that can vary combat and movement and utilize various historical circumstances and events to affect game play. In most battles, the Swedish forces must be aggressive to secure a victory. Each battle has its own game map on a period feel calligraphy style map. Counters are 5/8 inches thick, laser cut counters which primarily consist of combat units and leaders of the countries involved in the war. Includes 54 tactical combat cards. 1 vol, 1 pgs 2016 US, THE HISTORICAL GAME COMPANY
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1-207320 Laramie, Michael BY WIND AND IRON: Naval Campaigns in the Champlain Valley, 1665-1815 For more than 150 years, the natural invasion route along the waterways of the Champlain and Richelieu valleys into northeastern North America was among the most fiercely contested in the history of the continent. Whether the French and their Indian allies attacking British forts and settlements during the Seven Years' War, the American Continentals striking north into Canada during the American Revolution, or the British battling French and later American forces in these wars and the War of 1812, it was clear to policy makers in Quebec, London, Paris, Philadelphia, and Washington that whoever controlled this corridor and its lakes and rivers, controlled the heart of the continent.

This details the maritime history of this region from the first French fortifications along the Richelieu River in the late seventeenth century through the tremendous American victory over the British at the Battle of Plattsburgh on Lake Champlain in 1814. Using period letters, journals, and other primary source materials, the author examines the northeastern waterways and their tributaries within the framework of the soldiers and sailors who faced the perils of the campaigns, while at the same time clarifying the key role played by this region in the greater struggle for North America and American independence.

In support of the narrative, the book also contains appendices that include after action reports from various fleet commanders, tables of fleet strengths, additional battle maps, a glossary, and a dictionary of lake warships with notes on vessel types, typical armament, construction, deployment, and fates. 1 vol, 356 pgs 2015 US, WESTHOLME PUBLISHING
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1-65090 le Fevre, Peter editor PRECURSORS OF NELSON:British Admirals of the 1700s Although Nelson dominates late 18th century naval warfare their were many other great Naval warriors bios on Torrington, Rook & Shovell, Leake, Byng, Hood, St. Vincent and more, biblio, index. 1 vol, 352 pgs 2001 HARRISBURG, STACKPOLE BKS
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1-52650 Leach, Douglas ROOTS OF CONFLICT A study of the British Armed Forces and ColonialAmericans from 1677-1763, notes, biblio, index. 1 vol, 232 pgs 1986 CHAPEL HILL, UNIV OF N.C
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1-89010 LeDonne, John P. GRAND STRATEGY OF THE RUSSIAN EMPIRE 1650-1831 This masterful analysis reminds that the Russian Empire was acquired thru the conscious work of generations of statesmen and soldiers, b/w maps, chapter notes, biblio, index. 1 vol, 261 pgs 2004 US, OXFORD UNIV PRESS
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1-191460 Lepage, Jean-Denis French Fortifications, 1715-1815:An Illust History Description with illustrations from the death of Louis XIV to the fall on Napoleon, focusing on the Napoleonic era. Nearly 250 b/w line drawings of Vauban, Gribeauval's artillery reforms. Biblio. 1 vol, 282 pgs 2009 US, McFARLAND & COMPANY
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1-205870 Letrun, Ludovic FRENCH DRAGOONS: Volume 1: 1669-1749 (Officers and Soldiers #24) According to Pere Daniel the Dragoon corp. got its origins under the reign of Henry II, with the mounted arquebusiers, created in 1554. Those were mostly small units of infantrymen, traveling on horses and firing when dismounted.

The nickname dragoon actually appeared later, under the reign of Henri III, and designates as well mounted arquebusiers, carabiniers, and musketeers.

In this book, you will discover the magnificent uniforms of those cavalrymen, from the first XVIIth century wars, to the battles led by Louis XV's generals.

Illustrated with 66 plates -- 200 horsemen and 60 flags. 1 vol, 80 pgs 2014 FRANCE, HISTOIRE & COLLECTIONS
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1-205872 Letrun, Ludovic FRENCH DRAGOONS: Volume 2: 1669-1749 (Officers and Soldiers #25) In this second half of the 18th century, military tactics changed, going from static siege tactics to rapid maneuvers, giving the cavalry a predominant role again on the field of battle. The changes in uniform, organization and tactics of the Dragoon regiments evolved over three periods. The main corps gradually joined with the cavalry, becoming a key element in the new strategy of movement.

The first period, included ordinances from 1750 and 1757, and mainly improved the troop's comfort. The second period of change reorganized and unified the corps. Finally the last period provided the republic with the most modern corps and army in the world.

Illustrated with 66 plates -- 200 horsemen and 60 flags. 1 vol, 90 pgs 2015 FRANCE, HISTOIRE & COLLECTIONS
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1-202690 Lobdell. Jared C. ACTION AT THE GALUDOGHSON: December 14, 1742 Colonel James Patton, Captain John McDowell and the First Battle with the Indians in the Valley of Virginia with an Appendix Containing Early Accounts of the Battle. This book was assembled unpublished papers of Lyman Draper (1815-1891) former secretary of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin. This book combines Draper's even-handed account of this important first engagement with transcripts of the original sources from which he drew upon to create his account. We learn the settlers' version from the letters of Colonel James Patton and Samuel McDowell, and articles in the Pennsylvania Gazette. The Indians' case is well expressed by the Conrad Weiser report to the Provincial Council of Pennsylvania 1 vol, 64 pgs 2005 US, HERITAGE BOOKS
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1-213270 Louth, Warwick THE ARTE MILITAIRE: The Application Of 17th Century Military Manuals To Conflict Archaeology Using examples taken from recent investigations at sites such as Edgehill, Lutzen, and Lostwithiel, this book examines to what extent individual drill can be identified in the archaeological record and prove to what level and extent this can be applied to predictive modeling of artifact collections on battlefields - thus providing depth to the archaeological study of fields of conflict.

Like investigations on the Little Bighorn battlefield, through use of wear analysis of the material remains of conflict, we can effectively tell the nuances of individual drill, practice, and movement of people across a landscape; their drill actively mirroring subtleties in our understanding of interpretation.

This work also attempts to investigate the subject of whether such manuals can also be used to dictate the survivability of 17th century fortifications -- often within urban landscapes devoid of their civil war origins, as can be seen at Alton and Basing House.

Includes 50 B&W illustrations, diagrams and maps. 1 vol, 148 pgs 2017 UK, HELION AND COMPANY
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1-65640 Malcomson, Robert WARSHIPS OF THE GREAT LAKES 10x12, 100+ illust highlight this look at the'fresh water navies' of America, England & France 1 vol, 192 pgs 2001 ANNAPOLIS, US NAVAL INST
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2-65640 Malcomson, Robert WARSHIPS OF THE GREAT LAKES 10x12, 100+ illust highlight this look at the'fresh water navies' of America, England & France 1 vol, 192 pgs 2004 EDISON, BOOK SALES INC
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1-209490 Margulies, Martin THE BATTLE OF PRESTOPANS 1745 Lieutenant-General Sir John Cope, the leader of the British army, has been ridiculed, in song and history books, for losing the Battle of Prestonpans -- the first major battle of the 1745 Jacobite rising. His defeat led to the invasion of England, in which the Jacobites almost drove King George II from the throne. But was Cope really to blame?

The Jacobite Risings occurred after Parliament ousted King James Stuart in 1688 and installed a new dynasty. Stuart loyalists, many of them based in Scotland, took up arms repeatedly in futile attempts to restore James's descendants. The 1745 Rising, led by Bonnie Prince Charlie, was the last. Martin Margulies traces Scottish history up to 'the '45, describes the sharply contrasting weapons and tactics of the opposing armies, and follows the Prestonpans campaign from the time Charlie landed, almost alone, on the remote Isle of Eriskay through the moment his tiny force destroyed Cope's regulars in an early morning Highland charge. 1 vol, 216 pgs 2012 US, BOYDEL & BREWER
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1-208790 Mugnai, B. SOLDIERS AND MILITIA OF TUSCAN 1737-1799 Oversized at 9x12 inches. Deciphering the dense network of correspondence, letter-books and memories preserved in the archives of Tuscany, along with changes in the structure of departments and activities of the soldiers, the book reveals the existence of a social class had to harsh living conditions made not only of men, but also women and children of soldiers, bound materially army seamless. Uniforms, flags, and equipment, and illustrations in black and white and color. 1 vol, 420 pgs 2012 ITALY
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1-10380 Nosworthy, Brent ANATOMY OF VICTORY, THE: Battle Tactics 1689-1763 An exhaustive study of how warfare was conducted on the 18th century battlefield, maps, 28 pages of formation changes/maneuvers, index, biblio. SCARCE BOOK that's out of print. 1 vol, 395 pgs 1992 NY, HIPPOCRENE BOOKS, INC
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2-71841 Nosworthy, Brent FRENCH DRILL BOOKLET, THE:circa 1703-1727 Packed with b/w drawings/figs depicting the maneuvers for both infantry and cavalry, this is research that the author has expanded on since publishing his ANATOMY OF VICTORY book, biblio. 1 vol, 60 pgs 2003 HOPEWELL, OMM PUBLISHING
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2-71842 Nosworthy, Brent BRITISH DRILL BOOKLET, THE:circa 1703-1753 Packed with b/w drawings/figs depicting themanoeuvres for both infantry and cavalry, this isresearch that the author has expanded on sincepublishing his ANTATOMY OF VICTORY book, biblio. 1 vol, 52 pgs 2003 HOPEWELL, OMM PUBLISHING
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2-71850 Nosworthy, Brent FRENCH CAVALRY ORGANIZATION 1733-1763 Charts, tables and unit formation drawings, notes 1 vol, 32 pgs 2003 HOPEWELL, OMM PUBLISHING
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2-71860 Nosworthy, Brent FRENCH TROUPES LEGERES ORGANIZATION 1680-1763 Charts, tables and unit formation drawings, notes 1 vol, 80 pgs 2003 HOPEWELL, OMM PUBLISHING
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1-73370 Nosworthy, Brent Nosworthy's Tactical Studies FRENCH INFANTRY ORGANIZATIONS 1727-1763 Organization of the French & Foreign Regiments in French service for 1730, 1740, 1749, 1755, 1762, also list of the actual Regiments. 1 vol, 88 pgs 2004 CANADA, AD SIGNAL PUBS
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1-72780 Nosworthy, Brent editor et al Nosworthy's Tactical Studies NEW REGULATIONS FOR THE PRUSSIAN INFANTRY This work was published in London 1757, introduced the British Military to New Prussian Manoeuvres, b/w diagrams/drawings, part of the 'Nosworthy's Tactical Study Series.' 1 vol, 72 pgs 2003 CANADA, AD SIGNAL PUBS
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1-191500 Oates, Jonathan SWEET WILLIAM OR THE BUTCHER? Duke of Cumberland A dispassionate look at his behavior during 1745 at Culloden. B/w maps/illust, biblio, index. 1 vol, 224 pgs 2008 UK, PEN & SWORD BOOKS
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1-67290 Parkman, Francis edited by John Tebbel BATTLE FOR NORTH AMERICA Tebbel has done a masterly job in condensing this (13) volume monumental work, all the important material is here, extensive index but no maps. 1 vol, 775 pgs 2001 LONDON, PHOENIX PRESS
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1-12230 Penhallow, Samuel edited by Edward Wheelock HISTORY OF THE INDIAN WARS Facsimile reprint of the 1726 edition. History of early colonial conflict with the Indians 1703-1723 in New England. Notes, index. 1 vol, 208 pgs 1973 MA, CORNER HOUSE PUBLICAT
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1-81860 Plank, Geoffrey REBELLION AND SAVAGERY An analysis of the Jacobite Rising of 1745 and the profound effect it had on the British Empire; the Duke Of Cumberland used the Army as an instrument to expand British Imperialism, notes/biblio/index. 1 vol, 259 pgs 2005 PHILADELPHIA, UNIV OF PA
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1-199720 Pollard, Tony (editor) CULLODEN: The History and Archaeology of the Last Clan Battle Leading historians and archaeologists reconsider every aspect of the 16 April 1746 battle. They examine the latest historical and archaeological evidence, question every assumption, and rewrite the story of the campaign in vivid detail. This is the first time that such a distinguished team of experts has focused on a single British battle. The result is a seminal study of the subject, and it is a landmark publication of battlefield archaeology. 6 x 9, color and b/w illustrations. 1 vol, 288 pgs 2012 UK, Pen and Sword
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1-902921 Querengasser, Alexander Die Armee Augusts des Starken im Nordischen Krieg The Army of Saxony in the Great Northern War

Numerous color plates and illustrations.

Contents: Historical background principles of reconstruction costumes and costume accessories - Clothing and textile colors - decorative techniques - garment clasps (brooches) - Jewelry - Shoes - Belt - Belt Bags and Bag Frames - Personal equipment - water bottles - hair and beard protection. 1 vol, 64 pgs 2013, GERMANY, BERLIN ZINNFIGUREN
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1-203660 Raspe, Gabriel THE POLISH ARMY IN 1775 Gabriel Raspe published a book in the 1780's on the Polish-Lithuanian Army of 1775 illustrating the various units and detailing their organization. The army illustrated in this book existed between the First Partition of Poland and the one that fought against the Russians prior to the Second Partition. It provides a valuable link between the pre-partition Commonwealth Army and the troops that fought in defense of the Constitution of 1791. Full color with 75 plates. This book
has never been reprinted in over 200 years. 1 vol, 178 pgs 2013 US, WINGED HUSSAR PUBLISHING
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1-80190 Rea, Robert R. MAJOR ROBERT FARMAR OF MOBILE An engaging bio, Farmar served in various wars from Jenkin's Ear to Fontenoy thru the SYW to the capture of Havana, excellent first hand accounts, b/w illust, index. 1 vol, 200 pgs 2005 US, UNIVERISTY OF ALABAMA
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1-206030 Reid, Stuart Wargaming with Jacobites 1745 The Jacobite Rising of 1745 offers a widely varied portfolio of very playable actions ranging from small unit skirmishes up to larger battles involving several brigades on either side - and the purpose of this handbook is not to lay out a prescribed set of rules for Highland warfare but to highlight the salient features of the armies involved and more importantly how the battles were actually fought, in order that existing preferred sets of rules can be adapted according to personal taste. As will soon be apparent although the Jacobites present a colourful and exciting alternative to more familiar 18th century armies, their organisation and fighting methods were not so very different from that of some of their contemporaries and recreating both armies and battles are surprisingly straightforward. 1 vol, 96 pgs 2014 UK, PARTIZAN PRESS
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1-206660 Reid, Stuart SHERIFFMUIR 1715 Sheriffmuir 1715 is the military history of a doomed Jacobite rising in Scotland, which enjoyed far more public support and arguably far more chance of success than Bonnie Prince Charlie's attempt 30 years later. Unlike the '45, the uprising which culminated in the brutal battle of Sheriffmuir was very much a Scottish affair, fought without either French troops or assistance, and unashamedly aimed at reversing the hated Union with England and reasserting Scotland's independence.
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1-212510 Reid, Stuart THE BATTLE OF MINDEN 1759: The Miraculous Victory of the Seven Years War The fighting in Europe during the Seven Years War hung in the balance. After initial successes, the Austro-French forces were driven back across the Rhine. With the opposing sides reinforcing their armies, the campaign of 1759 was going to prove decisive.

Britain and her German allies met the French at Minden in Germany. Due to a misunderstanding of orders, the British infantry actually attacked and dispersed the French cavalry. That action is still commemorated on 1 August each year with the wearing of roses by the infantry and artillery regiments -- whose predecessors picked flowers and put them in their coats as they passed through German gardens on the way to battle.

By contrast, Lord Sackville, who commanded the British cavalry, was accused of ignoring orders to charge the retreating French -- which could have turned defeat into rout. He was court-martialed and cashiered.

The victory at Minden was just one in a number of British successes that year against French forces and overseas territories. This led to 1759 being described by the British as the Annus Mirabilis - the year of miracles. 1 vol, 240 pgs 2016 UK, PEN & SWORD
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2-41420 Reid, Stuart 1745 A MILITARY HISTORY OF THE LAST JACOBITE REBEL In this book both the English & Highlander armies are examined, as well as the battles of Fallkirk,Carlisle, Sterling, Culloden, and the campaign in the Forth valley, b/w illust, biblio, index. 1 vol, 264 pgs 1996 NY, SARPEDON PUBLISHERS
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1-84251 Reid, Stuart CUMBERLAND'S ARMY:The British Army at Culloden (8) color pages of uniforms, b/w illust/drawings and maps, o/b's, casualty lists, first hand accounts. 1 vol, 80 pgs 2006 UK, PARTIZAN PRESS
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1-35060 Reid, Stuart color plates by Gerry Embleton LIKE HUNGARY WOLVES:Culloden Moor, 16 April 1746 13x9, (16) superb color plates & more than eighty contemporary illust, a most detailed account of uniforms and equipment of both armies. 1 vol, 128 pgs 1994 LONDON, WINDROW & GREENE
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1-191190 Summerfield, Dr. Stephen SAXON ARTILLERY 1733-1827 Development and use of artillery from before the Seven Years War to the end of the Napoleonic era. Lots of color uniform details and drawings of the guns and caissons. 1 vol, 216 pgs 2013 UK, PARTIZAN PRESS
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1-200030 Summerfield, Dr. Stephen PRUSSIAN MUSKETEER REGIMENTS OF THE WAR OF AUSTRIAN SUCCESSION AND THE SEVEN YEARS WAR: UNIFORMS, ORGANISATION AND EQUIPMENT This new, comprehensive study of the Musketeer Regiments (Grenadier, Fusilier, and Garrison Regiments will be dealt with separately) of the army of Frederick the Great reflects Frederick's own grading of his troops. It combines sources -- from the earliest available to the most recent studies -- to detail every regiment's campaign history, organization, uniforms, flags, and equipment.

Lavishly illustrated, the book contains 800 color drawings, including over 320 contemporary illustrations from Accurate (1759), Stammliste (1762), and Etat Militaire (1770) and later schematics drawn from Hans Bleckwenn, Eduard Bolz, and Hans Brauer. Depicted are 120 Leibfahne and Kompaniefahne flags including 40 M1713 flags used during the War of Austrian Succession. The 330 illustrations of uniforms and equipment include 170 drawings from the 1755 Lace Book. There are also nine maps, 20 orders of battle, and 18 tables. 1 vol, 272 pgs 2004 CAMBRIDGE, KEN TROTMAN
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1-206140 Summerfield, Dr. Stephen PRUSSIAN FUSILIERS REGIMENTS OF THE WAR OF AUSTRIAN SUCCESSION AND THE SEVEN YEARS WAR: UNIFORMS, ORGANISATION AND EQUIPMENT Following Stephen's acclaimed study of Prussian Musketeer uniforms (now out of print awaiting a revised edition) he turns his attention to the stunning uniforms used by the Fusilier regiments, the regiments being classified by the system devised by Hans Bleckwenn. This is the most detailed study to date, meticulously researched to provide a full service history for each regiment plus the most detailed study of their uniform, the fusilier caps, officer's uniforms & lace, musicians uniforms & flags. Essential, terrific. 1 vol, 224 pgs 2014 CAMBRIDGE, KEN TROTMAN
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1-196600 Tonsetic, Robert L. 1781: The Decisive Year of the Revolutionary War 1781 was a year of battles, with Cowpens, Guilford Courthouse, and Yorktown among others. This book provides a detailed analysis of the key battles and campaigns of 1781, supported by numerous eyewitness accounts from privates to generals in the American, French, and British armies. He also describes the diplomatic efforts underway in Europe during 1781, as well as the Continental Congress's actions to resolve the immense financial, supply, and personnel problems involved in maintaining an effective fighting army in the field. 16 pages of illustrations. 1 vol, 288 pgs 2011 US, CASEMATE
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1-203420 Urban, William BAYONETS AND SCIMITARS: Arms, Armies and Mercenaries 1700-1789 The 18th century marked a period of significant economic, political, and technological upheaval, which led to the American and French revolutions, and was to ultimately pave the way for Europe's domination of much of the world during the 19th century.

The wars and political maneuvering of Frederick the Great and Catherine the Great transformed Prussia and Russia into major players in European politics. France, the richest nation in the West; survived losing successive wars, then bankrupted itself assisting the Americans in an unnecessary war of revenge. Britain became the model of economic and financial efficiency and made itself supreme in North America, the Caribbean, and in India, only to face such financial troubles that its leaders antagonized its colonial subjects in America.

This new book traces the evolution of war making throughout this turbulent period - the politics, the weaponry, the organization of armies, and the transformation of mercenaries into professionals. 1 vol, 256 pgs 2013 UK, FRONTLINE BOOKS
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1-206430 Walker, Charles THE TUPAC AMARU REBELLION The largest rebellion in the history of Spain's American empire - a conflict greater in territory and costlier in lives than the contemporaneous American Revolution - began as a local revolt against colonial authorities in 1780.

As an official collector of tribute for the imperial crown, Jose Gabriel Condorcanqui had seen firsthand what oppressive Spanish rule meant for Peru's Indian population. Adopting the Inca royal name Tupac Amaru, he set events in motion that would transform him into Latin America's most iconic revolutionary figure.

Tupac Amaru's political aims were modest at first. He claimed to act on the Spanish king's behalf, expelling corrupt Spaniards and abolishing onerous taxes. But the rebellion became increasingly bloody as it spread throughout Peru and into parts of modern-day Bolivia, Chile, and Argentina. By late 1780, Tupac Amaru, his wife Micaela Bastidas, and their followers had defeated the Spanish in numerous battles and gained control over a vast territory. As the rebellion swept through Indian villages to gain recruits and overthrow the Spanish corregidors, rumors spread that the Incas had returned to reclaim their kingdom.

Chapters: The Andes in the Atlantic World; From Pampamarca to Sangarara; A World without the Catholic Church?; The Rebellion Goes South; The Siege of Cuzco; In Pursuit of Tupac Amaru; Torment; The Other Side of the Lake; Southern Campaigns; The Pardon and the Cease-Fire; The Rebellion in Limbo; and Ordered by the Catholic King. 1 vol, 376 pgs 2014 US, HARVARD UNIVERSITY PRESS
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1-50990 Watts, Richard D. OTTOMAN ARMY IN THE 18TH CENTURY, THE Author has gleaned many sources to prepare this fine, but not pretty, little book, there is much here on tactics, flags, unit types & size, regular irregular, border troops and more. 1 vol, 52 pgs 2003 HOPEWELL, OMM PUBLISHING
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1-84510 Whitworth, R. FIELD MARSHALL LIGONIER:Story of the British Army Ligonier was one of the more important Generals of this period, with 7 plates and 8 maps this work on the British Army from 1702-1770 is scarce and important to any 18th century collection. 1 vol, 422 pgs 2006 UK, KEN TROTMAN
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1-88890 Wilson, Lt. Col Charles Townshend DUKE OF BERWICK, MARSHAL OF FRANCE 1702-1734 2 vol, 282 pgs 2008 US, NAFZIGER COLLECTION
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1-48860 Wilson, Peter H. WAR, STATE AND SOCIETY IN WURTTEMBURG, 1677-1793 This book provides a radical new interpretation ofthe lesser German Princes during the 17th & 18thcentury, the author examines the importance of the'soldier trade', biblio, index. 1 vol, 296 pgs 1995 LONDON, CAMBRIDGE UNIV
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1-87960 Winfield, Rif BRITISH WARSHIPS IN THE AGE OF SAIL 1714-1792 10x11, covers the Design, Construction, Careers and Fates of British Warships in this crucial period. 200 illust/maps, appendices, biblio, index. 1 vol, 400 pgs 2007 FRANCE, HISTOIRE & COLLEC
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