Download e-book for kindle: French Foreign Legion 1872–1914 (Men-at-Arms) by Martin Windrow,Mike Chappell

By Martin Windrow,Mike Chappell

ISBN-10: 1849083266

ISBN-13: 9781849083263

This quantity covers the vintage 'Beau Geste' interval, of the French international Legion whilst the corps used to be accelerated in the course of the such a lot dynamic years of French imperial growth. Legion battalions fought within the deserts and mountains of southern Algeria and Morocco, in addition to within the jungles of North Vietnam, West Africa and Madagascar. Their different uniforms and equipments for every interval and theatre are illustrated and tested. Written via a number one professional at the French international Legion, it is a vibrant advent to the interval whilst the Legion solid their mythical battling reputation.

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