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An edition of The Victorians at war, 1815-1914 (2004)

The Victorians at war, 1815-1914

an encyclopedia of British military history

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This edition published in by ABC-CLIO in Santa Barbara.

Written in English

405 pages

The Victorians at War, 1815 - 1914: An Encyclopedia of British Military History surveys the major wars, campaigns, battles, and expeditions of the British Army as well as its weaponry, tactics, and all other aspects of its operations from the end of the Napoleonic Wars to the dawn of World War I.Containing numerous maps depicting various theaters of war, this all-encompassing volume explains why the numerous military operations took place and what the results were. Biographies reveal fascinating facts about British and Indian Army officers and other ranks, while other entries deal with recruitment, training, education and literacy, uniforms, equipment, pay and conditions, social backgrounds of the soldiers, diseases and wounds they fell victim to, and much more. This volume is indispensable to those wanting to gain information about the British Army during this remarkable imperial era.

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The Victorians at War, 1815 - 1914: An Encyclopedia of British Military History surveys the major wars, campaigns, battles, and expeditions of the British Army as well as its weaponry, tactics, and all other aspects of its operations from the end of the Napoleonic Wars to the dawn of World War I.Containing numerous maps depicting various theaters of war, this all-encompassing volume explains why the numerous military operations took place and what the results were. Biographies reveal fascinating facts about British and Indian Army officers and other ranks, while other entries deal with recruitment, training, education and literacy, uniforms, equipment, pay and conditions, social backgrounds of the soldiers, diseases and wounds they fell victim to, and much more. This volume is indispensable to those wanting to gain information about the British Army during this remarkable imperial era.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-390) and index.

Genre
Encyclopedias.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
355/.00941/09034
Library of Congress
DA68 .R38 2004

The Physical Object

Pagination
xvi, 405 p. :
Number of pages
405

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3290669M
Internet Archive
victoriansatware00raug_212
ISBN 10
1576079252
LC Control Number
2004005845
Library Thing
3371640
Goodreads
2678122

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