This book traces the developments in the structure, armament, and uniforms of the armies maintained by the imperial powers in Asia throughout the colonial period, with illustrative order of battle material wherever possibleThe evolutionary development of the armies which maintained the colonial powers' extraordinary ascendancy in the East for four and a half centuries has seldom been surveyed as a whole, and certainly not in the kind of organizational detail included in this book.
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Book Description Foundry, 2010. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0.8 x 6.7 x 12 inches. Brand new. No markings. Brown cloth with gilt stamped design and title. No jacket as issued. Profusely illustrated including 243 individual line drawings of colonial military uniforms from 1722 (Austro-Hungarian Regiment de Oostende) to 1937 (Italian Caporale Granatieri). // Shipped carefully packed in a sturdy box. Bookseller Inventory # 006621
Book Description Foundry, 2010. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 1901543196