Evolutions of the Line, as Practiced by the Austrian Infantry, and Adopted in 1853. Wilcox Lieut. Cadmus M.

Evolutions of the Line, as Practiced by the Austrian Infantry, and Adopted in 1853.

New York: Van Nostrand, 1860. 1st. Hardcover. Small 8vo. 132pp. 3 large folding charts depicting various battle formations. Publisher's red blind-stamped cloth with gilt lettering. Light wear to extremities; minor spotting to front board; darkening to spine and rear board; owner name; rear hinge cracked but holding else a very good plus copy of this scarce title. Item #13341

Chapters include General Dispositions with Reference to the Orders of Formation of Troops in Large Masses & to the Evolutions of Troops in Large Masses; Movements of Lines; Formation in Column, Deployment and March; Squares; Changes of Front; Echelons; Manner of Acting in Case of Defeat; The Firings; The Attack with the Bayonet; To Fight as Skirmishers; Use of the Cavalry; General Principles; and Dispositions with Reference to Parades. Next day shipping. Celebrating our 15th year - all domestic orders ship with Delivery Confirmation Tracking Number - Images available upon request.

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