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 yankee Civil warfare, the artillery of each side grew to become hugely expert firms, centralizing their artillery, organizing artillery battalions from person batteries and giving their commanders larger ranks than box artillerymen had formerly held. In conflict, the advent of the 12-pdr. Napoleon , heavily via rifled cannon, supplied a variety and gear formerly unknown on American soil. This e-book info this very important cog within the war-machine of either sides.

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