“A Soldier-Like Way”
Full Title: “A Soldier-Like Way” The Material Culture of the British Infantry 1751-1768
By R. R. Gale
This book is a historians dream filled with high quality photographs of extant paintings and items from museums and private collections. Many of which are photographed nowhere else. Not only are the items photographed but than detail photographs are highlighted and thoroughly described along with quotes from period documents. Many excellent examples of swords and muskets are included but also everyday items such as eating utensils and shaving gear.
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