An Outline of British Military History 1660-1937

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by Major D H Cole and Major E C Priestley

The Birth of the British Regular Army; Early Days of the Regular Army; The First Round With France, 1689-1697; The War of the Spanish Succession, 1702-1714; 1714-1755; The Seven Years War, 1756-1763; The Loss of the American Colonies, 1763-1793; The Gaining of the Indian Empire, 1763-1781; Britain’s Fight Against Revolutionary France, 1784-1802; The War with the French Empire, 1803-1807; The Peninsular War, 1808-1814; The Waterloo Campaign, 1815; The New Empire Overseas, 1815-1852; British Supremacy in India, 1818-1852; The Crimean War; The Indian Mutiny; The Cardwell Reforms and Other Changes; Small Wars, 1859-1899; Canada, New Zealand and South Africa, 1852-1899; The South African War, 1899-1902; Events Leading Up to the Great War, 1902-1914; The Effort of the Regular Forces, 1914-191 5; The Voluntary Effort, 1915-1917; The National Effort and the Final Victory, 1917-1918; Back to Normal, 1919-1929; From 1930 onwards; Appendices – List of the Regiments of the Regular Army; The Development of Small Arms; The Evolution of the Indian Army; The Evolution of the War Office; Bibliography.



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British Military History 1660-1937


Hard cover 2nd Edition 1937 in very good condition with red cloth boards, 448 pages, 13 maps and plans 7 of which fold out.┬áPrevious owner’s inscription in ink.