Prussian Cavalry of the Napoleonic Wars (1)

1792–1807

Prussian Cavalry of the Napoleonic Wars (1) cover

Prussian Cavalry of the Napoleonic Wars (1)

1792–1807

Quantity
In stock
£8.39 RRP £11.99 Website price saving £3.60 (30%)

This product is usually dispatched within 10-14 days

Description

When Frederick II (later known as Frederick the Great) came to the throne in 1740, he had three advantages for which he owed thanks to his father: a modern, well-organised state; full coffers; and a properly trained and equipped army. Under a leader as renowned as Seydlitz, the Prussian cavalry achieved the nearest to a state of perfection that it was ever going to. So great was its reputation in the Seven Years' War that Napoleon made a special point of warning his men at the beginning of the 1806 campaign to beware of the Prussian cavalry.

Table of Contents

Introduction · Organisation · Tactics · The Prussian Cavalry in 1806 · Cavalry in Action 1806 · Uniforms and Equipment · The Plates

Product details

Published 25 Jul 1985
Format Paperback
Edition 1st
Extent 48
ISBN 9780850455755
Imprint Osprey Publishing
Illustrations 50 b/w; 8 col
Dimensions 248 x 184 mm
Series Men-at-Arms
Short code MAA 162
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing

About the contributors

Resources

Discover More

Visit our exclusive member's website to see artwork, maps, and more from this book.

Resources

Book Vote

Tell us what titles you would like to see published by Osprey, then vote for your favourites in our monthly book vote!

Related Titles

Kolin 1757 cover
£11.19 RRP £15.99
Zorndorf 1758 cover
£11.19 RRP £15.99

Sign up for Osprey membership for access to thousands of plane profiles, maps, battle scenes and more. Plus up to 30% off website purchases

Free UK delivery for orders £30 and over