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U.S. Cavalry

John Millin Selby

U.S. Cavalry

by John Millin Selby

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Published by Osprey in Reading .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Army -- Cavalry -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtext by John Selby; colour plates by Michael Rolfe.
    SeriesMen-at-arms series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUA30 .S44
    The Physical Object
    Pagination40, [8] p.
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5329744M
    ISBN 100850450829
    LC Control Number72182777

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    Directed by the U.S. War Department in to prepare a new, revised manual for U.S. cavalry operations, then-Col. Philip St. George Cooke produced this book after extensive research of cavalry tactics used by the advanced nations in Europe, where he 4/5(1). The U.S. Cavalry, which began in the nineteenth century as little more than a mounted reconnaissance and harrying force, underwent intense growing pains with the rapid technological developments of the twentieth century. From its tentative beginnings during World War I, the eventual conversion of the traditional horse cavalry to a mechanized branch is arguably one of the greatest military Cited by: 2.

    This exhaustively researched book covers the entire crucial period stretching from the beginning of the Civil War to the end of the cavalry carbine era in These carbines, and the men that carried them on horseback, played pivotal roles in some of the most exciting episodes in American history, including the War Between the States, the. Traces the history of the American cavalry and describes its roles in the Revolutionary War, battles against the Indians, Civil War, and Spanish-American War From inside the book. Other editions - View all. The Story of the U.S. Cavalry, John K. Herr, Edward S. Wallace Snippet view - The Story of the U.S. Cavalry,


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