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dc.contributor.authorGreat Britain. War Office.
dc.date.accessioned2013-12-05T16:14:22Z
dc.date.available2013-12-05T16:14:22Z
dc.date.issued2013-12-05
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10464/5125
dc.descriptionBound with: The manual and platoon exercises, &c., &c. (51 p.) and: General orders and observations on the movement and field exercise of infantry (16 p.) Inscribed on front paste-down: L. Colonel Brock. Also inscribed: Maj. Genl T.A. Smith late of the 1st. Rifle Regt. Bookplate of Robert B. Taylor, Norfolk. On front flyleaf: lengthy, two-page transcription in ink, headed /Copy/Circular/ dated "Horse Guards, 25th May '07" and signed: "Harry Calvert Adjt. General.en_US
dc.description.abstractA book of general regulations and orders by the War Office of Great Britain, inscribed by L. Colonel Brock. (SPCL UE 58 G73 1804) This book of General Regulations and Orders by the War Office in Great Britain also includes manual and platoon exercises, as well as general orders and observations on the movement and field exercise of infantry. The front paste-down is inscribed with "L. Colonel Brock". Also inscribed in the front is "Maj. Genl T.A. Smith late of the 1st. Rifle Regt.". There is also a bookplate of Robert B. Taylor, Norfolk. On the front flyleaf is a lengthy, two-page transcription in ink, headed Copy/Circular/ that is dated "Horse Guards, 25th May '07" and signed "Harry Calvert Adjt. General". This bound volume contains three separate sections: 1. General Regulations and Orders, 1804 2. The Manual and Platoon Exercises, 1804 3. General Orders and Observations on the Movements and Field Exercise of the Infantry, 1804 77 p., 2 fold. Leaves
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dc.subjectBrock, Isaac, Sir, 1769-1812; Cavalry drill and tactics -- History; Infantry drill and tactics -- History; Great Britain. Army -- Regulations -- Historyen_US
dc.titleGeneral regulations and orders, 1804en_US
dc.typeBooken_US


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