Russian Army of the Napoleonic Wars by Philip J. Haythornthwaite
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Russian Army of the Napoleonic Wars
By Philip J. Haythornthwaite

The Russian Army of the Napoleonic Wars

Calvalry, 1799-1814 v.2

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Russian Army of the Napoleonic Wars by Philip J. Haythornthwaite

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During the Napoleonic era, Russia possessed a vast force of cavalry, forming a greater percentage than that of most European armies. This stemmed partly from their service against the Turks, who had huge numbers of troops, and partly from the fact that much Russian terrain was suitable for the manoeuvre of large bodies of cavalry. This companion volume to Men-at-Arms 185 examines the organisation, tactics and uniforms of the Russian cavalry during this dynamic and turbulent period, covering Cuirassiers, Dragoons, Hussars, Uhlans, Mounted Jagers and the Lifeguard, as well as the Opolchenie militia and Cossacks."

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780850457469
ISBN-10: 0850457467
Format: Paperback
(250mm x 185mm x 6mm)
Pages: 48
Imprint: Osprey Publishing
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 26-Mar-1987
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Explaining and illustrating the dramatic training and tactics of the Light Infantry and Rifle regiments, this comprehensive guide will appeal to anyone interested in the Napoleonic wars.

Napoleonic Light Cavalry Tactics by Philip J. Haythornthwaite Napoleonic Light Cavalry Tactics, Paperback (December 2013)

During the Napoleonic Wars all the major combatants fielded large numbers of light cavalry. In practice, light cavalry were often also employed for battlefield charges alongside the heavy cavalry. This book presents the study of the cavalry tactics of the armies of Napoleon and those of his allies and opponents.

Napoleonic Heavy Cavalry & Dragoon Tactics by Philip J. Haythornthwaite Napoleonic Heavy Cavalry & Dragoon Tactics, Paperback (July 2013)

During the Napoleonic Wars the supreme battlefield shock weapon was the heavy cavalry - the French cuirassiers, and their British, Austrian, Prussian and Russian counterparts. This title is a two-part study of the cavalry tactics of the armies of Napoleon and those of his allies and opponents.

Borodino, 1812 by Philip J. Haythornthwaite Borodino, 1812, Paperback (September 2012)

The battle of Borodino was one of the greatest encounters in European history, and one of the largest and most sanguinary in the Napoleonic Wars. This title covers the events of Napoleon's disastrous Russian campaign of 1812 in its entirety, with the set-piece battle of Borodino proving the focal point of the book.

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Author Biography - Philip J. Haythornthwaite

Philip Haythornthwaite is an author and historical consultant specialising in the military history, uniforms and equipment of the 18th and 19th centuries. His main area of research covers the Napoleonic Wars. He has written some forty books, including more than 20 Osprey titles, and innumerable articles and papers on military history, but still finds time to indulge in his other great passion: cricket.

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