American Civil War Artillery 1861-65 (1): Field Artillery (New Vanguard, Volume 38)

By Philip Katcher

Maybe the main influential arm of both military within the prosecution of the yank Civil struggle, the artillery of either side grew to become hugely expert businesses, centralizing their artillery, organizing artillery battalions from person batteries and giving their commanders greater ranks than box artillerymen had formerly held. In conflict, the creation of the 12-pdr. Napoleon , heavily by way of rifled cannon, supplied a spread and gear formerly unknown on American soil. This ebook information this important cog within the war-machine of either sides.

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