New PDF release: The King's Regiment


By Alan Shepperd, Michael Roffe

ISBN-10: 0850451205

ISBN-13: 9780850451207

This e-book examines the uniforms, gear, heritage and enterprise of the King’s Regiment, from its first blooding in wrestle to global conflict II and past. The regiment’s deployment within the New global, South Africa, India and Afghanistan are all summarised. Uniforms are proven in complete illustrated element.

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If we take the evidence on face value, this would imply that the armed encOlUlter may have been accidental. To march so far north was a remarkable undertaking. We must aSSlUlle that Palestine was pacified at this time. From the brief references in the private biographies it is also evident tllat the Egyptian army had to have had chariots widl them. Armies do not march simply for pleasure, and normally not even on a whim of their commander. Thutmose I must have had no fears about striking so far north, but whether his policy depended upon a weakened condition of the Palestinian city-states cannot be argued with certainty.

Smith, "The Maximulll Muscular Efrort of the Horse," The Journal of Physiology 19 (1896-6), 224-6, with his "Relation between the Weight of a Horse and its Weight-Carrying Power," The Jottrnal ofComparative Pathology and Therapeutics 11 (1898),287­ 90; General Staff, War Office, Animal Managemmt 1908, London (1908" 89, 118-29, 136-7, 197-9,272-5,285-9, and 302-3; W. B. Tegemleier, Horses, Asses, Zebras, Mules and Mttle-Breedirtg, H. Cox, Washington, DC (1897),129; Harvey Riley, The Mule. A Treatise on the Breeding, Training, and Uses to Which he May be Put, Dick and Fitzgerald, New York (1867), 49; H.

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