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Redcoat

the British soldier in the age of horse and musket

by Holmes, Richard

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Published by HarperCollins in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Great Britain. Army -- Military life -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Great Britain. Army -- Military life -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Great Britain. Army -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Great Britain. Army -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Soldiers -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Soldiers -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Military -- 19th century.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Military -- 18th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 437-445) and index.

      StatementRichard Holmes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA68 .H65 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxx, 466 p. :
      Number of Pages466
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3596828M
      ISBN 100002570971
      LC Control Number2002318362

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