Wellington's Light Cavalry
By (author) Bryan Fosten
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Wellington's Light Cavalry by Bryan Fosten
Book DescriptionIn April 1756 the Horse Guards agreed, with some reluctance, to the addition of a single 'light troop' to most cavalry regiments. From their formation these troops were fashionable and treated as having a special character, and they became so useful that by 1759 it was decided to form complete regiments of light cavalry. Bryan Fosten provides an in depth account of the organization, uniforms and history of Wellington's Light Cavalry in a text backed by numerous illustrations including eight full page colour plates by the author himself.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780850454499
(250mm x 190mm x 4mm)
Imprint: Osprey Publishing
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 29-Jul-1982
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Bryan Fosten
Wellington's Highlanders, Paperback (November 1992)
Part of the "Men-at-Arms" series, this book provides an examination of the history, equipment and uniforms of the Duke of Wellington's Highlanders during the 19th century.
Frederick the Great's Army, Paperback (July 1992)View all books by Bryan Fosten
This is the last in a three-volume set of books on the armies of Prussia's greatest warrior king - Frederick the Great. This book looks at the equipment of Prussia's specialist troops including artillery, engineers and light troops.
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Author Biography - Bryan Fosten
Bryan Fosten was born in 1928, the son of a Master Military Embroiderer and a Court Embroidress. He served in the army in Egypt and Palestine and returned to follow the printing trade. Since 1973 he has devoted himself to military research and illustration. He is the founding editor of the innovative magazine Tradition and has written and illustrated many books, often in collaboration with his late brother, Donald Fosten.
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