1862 Army Officer’s Pocket Companion
By: William P. Craighill
This amazingly complete book describes in crisp text all the information commanders and staff officers need to know about “how the army works.” Includes command organization and administration, principles of employment of infantry, cavalry, artillery, engineers, and signal, logistics, movement of armies, camps and bivouacs, reconnaissance and patrols, order of battle for attack, defense, siege, and retreat, and use of field fortifications, obstacles, spies, and agents.
Hardcover, 320 pages
|Dimensions||4 x 1.25 x 6.25 in|