Training Infantry (Classic Reprint) by John F. MorrisonTraining Infantry (Classic Reprint) by John F. Morrison

Training Infantry (Classic Reprint)

byJohn F. Morrison

Paperback | November 28, 2018

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In my commissioned service of over thirty-three years I have spent over twenty-two years with my regiment and three years in training a battalion of college cadets. I have been intimately associated with the national guard of one state and have had experience with the guard of four other states. I have seen something of foreign troops in both peace and war. In these many years I have observed the methods of training employed by a number of officers.

Our infantry training has improved over what I first knew but there still exists in places a lack of completeness and system. Of late years a much greater interest than formerly has been taken in the tactical instruction and training of our officers and the progress has been marked. The tactician is, however, but the skilled mechanic; the tools with which he works are his troops. New recruits are like the lump of ore, of no use until converted into steel and then forged into shape. The making of this tool from the raw material is our principal business during peace.

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Title:Training Infantry (Classic Reprint)Format:PaperbackDimensions:200 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.42 inPublished:November 28, 2018Publisher:FB&C LtdLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1330698193

ISBN - 13:9781330698198

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