The French Imperial Guard 1800-1815. Volume 1: Foot Troops by Andr JouineauThe French Imperial Guard 1800-1815. Volume 1: Foot Troops by Andr Jouineau

The French Imperial Guard 1800-1815. Volume 1: Foot Troops

byAndr Jouineau, Jean-Marie Mongin

Hardcover | October 19, 2017

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'The Guard Gives!'
The Imperial Guard, this glorious phalanx, the fruit of all the attention of the Emperor Napoleon I, forms a small army in the Grande Armée. This study of its organization, like that of its uniforms and its equipment, is here completed to the finest degree.
Volume 1 covers the uniforms, the equipment, and the armament of The Old Guard, who were launched into the battle at the decisive moment. Explaining the concepts of the organization of Old, Middle and Young Guards, illustrator and researcher André Jouineau presents the general colonels, grenadiers, chasseurs, fusiliers, velites, flankers, pupils, veterans, workers, engineers, doctors, Podestats and other gunners. This practical, small, precise, clear, logical and visual tool, a true vade mecum for amateurs of imperial history, is intended for enthusiasts of imperial history and figures. This book is the new version that has been completely redesigned, revised, amended and widely expanded - it contains nearly 50% new characters from the book published several years ago. On 176 pages, nearly a thousand drawings develop the purpose of these two specialists of the period. Volume 2 goes on to explore the centaurs of the Cavalry of the Guard.
Title:The French Imperial Guard 1800-1815. Volume 1: Foot TroopsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:October 19, 2017Publisher:Editions HeimdalLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:2840484773

ISBN - 13:9782840484776

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