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Title:
Longknives : the U.S. Cavalry and other mounted forces, 1845-1942
Author:
Cox, Kurt Hamilton.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First Chelsea House hardback edition.
Publication Information:
Philadelphia : Chelsea House, 2000.

©1996
Physical Description:
83 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm.
Summary:
A history of the cavalry troops of the United States Army focusing on the uniforms and equipment which distinguished them.
General Note:
Originally published: London : Greenhill Books ; Mechanicsburg, Pa., USA : Stackpole Books, 1996, in series: The G.I. series ; 3.

Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780791053676
Format :
Book

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Central Library UE443 .C69 1996 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

-- Thorough glances into the lives of soldiers and their combat experiences -- Rare photographs and images, some never before published


Excerpts

Excerpts

This title examines the soldiers of the U.S. Calvary and other mounted forces between 1845 and 1942. Part of The G.I. Series--an illustrated history of the American soldier, his uniform, and his equipment--this title offers stunning pictorials of the men and women of the United States Army. Excerpted from Longknives: The U. S. Cavalry and Other Mounted Forces, 1845-1942 by Kurt Hamilton Cox All rights reserved by the original copyright owners. Excerpts are provided for display purposes only and may not be reproduced, reprinted or distributed without the written permission of the publisher.

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