October 12, 2016

Download E-books American Civil War Armies (1): Confederate Troops (Men-at-Arms, Volume 170) PDF

By Philip Katcher

While the Southern states seceded to shape their very own govt in 1861, considered one of their first strikes used to be to organise a military. The South's combating males served from the time in their enlistment until eventually the tip of the struggle, receiving negative rations, or even worse garments – and this even though one of many first steps taken via the hot military was once to layout a uniform and determine criteria for accoutrements and guns. during this first of 5 volumes interpreting American Civil struggle armies, Philip Katcher profiles the uniforms issued by means of the nationwide accomplice govt to its artillery, cavalry and infantry troops.

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