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Armies of the nineteenth century.

John French

Armies of the nineteenth century.

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Published by Nottingham, UK, Foundry Books Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Army -- Colonial forces -- India.,
  • Great Britain. -- Army -- Colonial forces -- India -- Equipment and supplies.,
  • India. -- Army -- History -- 19th century.,
  • India -- History, Military.,
  • Great Britain -- History, Military.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 172-173) and index.

    Other titlesBritish in India 1826-59, organisation, warfare, dress, and weapons, Armies of the 19th century.
    Statementby John French.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUA649.32.I4 F74 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination175 p. :
    Number of Pages175
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18513027M
    ISBN 101901543110
    ISBN 109781901543117
    LC Control Number2007278545

    Early 19th Century; Mexican War; Civil War; Late Nineteenth Century; War with Spain; Turn of the Century; World War I; The Interwar Years; World War II; Korean War; Vietnam; Cold War Years; Desert Shield/Storm; Contingency Operations; Global War on Terrorism. The beginning of the 19th century saw the rise of a remarkable Sikh leader in the Punjab province of north-west India. Unifying the feudal rulers under his authority, the conquering Maharaja Ranjit Singh pursued campaigns of expansion for nearly 40 years, creating for the purpose a new regular army on the Western model. His death in found the frontiers of Sikh and British power in. 5 hours ago  Blast destroyed landmark 19th century palace in Beirut. 1 / 9. Back to Gallery BEIRUT (AP) — The year-old palace withstood two world wars, .   Well, whatever, I still think that ancient Chinese armies deserve to be in the list of most powerful armies in history, perhaps not in the list but definitely top 15 or top Ancient China dominated East Asia for centuries, and it was a technologically advanced civilization from the antiquity up until the 16th or the 17th centuries.


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