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  • American Loyalist Troops 1775-84

    American Loyalist Troops 1775-84
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846033148

    In the American Revolutionary War, there were at times as many American volunteers in the field fighting for King George as against him. In total something between 30,000 and 50,000 of these Tories served in dozens of units, on all fronts from Canad…

  • The Armies and Wars of the Sun King 1643-1715

    The Armies and Wars of the Sun King 1643-1715
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781911628606

    The reign of Louis XIV of France had a great impact on the course of European and world military history. The years 1643 to 1715 were a defining epoch for western military, diplomatic and economic matters. Most of those years were marked by conflict…

  • Napoleon's Overseas Army

    Napoleon's Overseas Army
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850459005

    When the French Revolution broke out in 1789, France possessed numerous colonies spread over three continents. To defend and keep the peace in these territories, a small army of colonial troops, distinct from the metropolitan line regiments or marin…

  • Canadian Military Heritage

    Canadian Military Heritage
    av Rene Chartrand

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781862270145

    Details the daily routine of soldiers and officers in New France and the role they played, not only in developing Canadian society, but also in revolutionising military tactics.

  • Canadian Military Heritage

    Canadian Military Heritage
    av Rene Chartrand

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781862270152

    Covers the War of 1812, the American Invasion and the Napoleonic Wars in depth - and includes first-hand accounts from both officers and soldiers.

  • Ticonderoga, 1758

    Ticonderoga, 1758
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841760933

    General Abercromby's expedition against Ticonderoga embarked from its camp and within hours, Rangers ran into the French and Lord Howe, the darling of the army, was shot. Abercromby then assaulted Montcalm in retaliation, and battalion after battali…

  • Monongahela 1754-55

    Monongahela 1754-55
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841766836

    This book examines the first military encounters of the Seven Years' War. When the French built forts along the Ohio River valley to support their claims to the area, a clash with the British became inevitable, and when in 1753 they refused to evacu…

  • Raiders from New France

    Raiders from New France
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472833501

    Though the French and British colonies in North America began on a 'level playing field', French political conservatism and limited investment allowed the British colonies to forge ahead, pushing into territories that the French had explored deeply…

  • Canadian Campaigns, 1860-70

    Canadian Campaigns, 1860-70
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855322264

    Although the US never attempted another invasion of British Canada after the war of 1812, during which British regulars and Canadian militia fought major pitched battles against US invaders, the threat lingered in the air for much of the 19th centur…

  • Spanish Army of the Napoleonic Wars

    Spanish Army of the Napoleonic Wars
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855327634

    An illustrated military history in the MEN-AT-ARMS series as well as being the first in a three volume set on the subject of the Spanish army of the Napoleonic Wars. It covers the years from 1793 to 1808 and includes the 1801 War of the Oranges in P…

  • Spanish Army of the Napoleonic Wars

    Spanish Army of the Napoleonic Wars
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855327641

    The third and final volume covering the Spanish army during the Napoleanic Wars. It covers the years from 1812 to 1815 when, with massive British assistance, the Spanish once again reorganised and greatly expanded their armies.

  • Spanish Army of the Napoleonic Wars

    Spanish Army of the Napoleonic Wars
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855327658

    A second of three volumes on the organisation, uniforms, and weapons of the Spanish Army in Europe in the MEN-AT-ARMS series. This book considers 1808 to 1812.

  • The Forts of Colonial North America

    The Forts of Colonial North America
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849081979

    This book takes a detailed look at the fortifications of various types that were built from the times of the earliest British settlements in North America in the late 16th century until the end of the Seven Years' War, when France ceded New France t…

  • Oldest Allies

    Oldest Allies
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849085885

    Although somewhat overshadowed by Wellington's main campaign in the north, the Alcantara raid was an outstanding success. The primary objective of alarming and distracting the French forces in Spain was achieved. Furthermore, the raiders also succee…

  • Forts of the American Revolution 1775-83

    Forts of the American Revolution 1775-83
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472814456

    Though primarily fought in the field, the American Revolution saw fortifications play an important part in some of the key campaigns of the war. Field fortifications were developed around major towns including Boston, New York and Savannah, while th…

  • Montcalm's Crushing Blow

    Montcalm's Crushing Blow
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472803306

    The year 1755 saw the rivalry between Britain and France in North America escalate into open warfare as both sides sought to overcome the other's forts and trading posts. Lord Loudoun and the Marquis de Montcalm were sent out to lead their forces an…

  • British Army in North America, 1793-1815

    British Army in North America, 1793-1815
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855327412

    This volume details the uniforms, organisation and equipment of all the Canadian and British units that defended British North America during the tense years in the run up to war with the United States. The colourful Fencible and Provincial Regiment…

  • The Portuguese Army of the Napoleonic Wars

    The Portuguese Army of the Napoleonic Wars
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841761572

    Rene Chartrand examines the background to the ancient alliances of Britain and Portugal in this, the concluding volume of a three part Men-at-Arms mini-series. He investigates the formative events of the War of the Oranges, the army reforms of 1806,…

  • The Portuguese Army of the Napoleonic Wars

    The Portuguese Army of the Napoleonic Wars
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855329812

    The Portuguese constituted a third to a half of the troops under Wellington's command during his campaigns in the Peninsular and were considered first rate troops. This title explores the many battalions in service to the British.

  • The Portuguese Army of the Napoleonic Wars

    The Portuguese Army of the Napoleonic Wars
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855327672

    This volume is the first of two covering the organistion, uniforms and weapons of the Portuguese Army in Europe during the Napoleonic Wars. Based on Portuguese as well as British documents, this study comprises a source on the material culture of th…

  • The Vikings

    The Vikings
    av Rene Chartrand

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472813213

    The history of the Vikings is bloody and eventful, and Viking warriors capture the popular imagination to this day. They made history, establishing the dukedom of Normandy, providing the Byzantine Emperors' bodyguard and landing on the shores of Ame…

  • French Naval & Colonial Troops 1872-1914

    French Naval & Colonial Troops 1872-1914
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472826190

    France's colonial wars in sub-Saharan Africa and South-East Asia were very largely fought by an organization completely separate from both the home-defence Metropolitan Army and the Armee d'Afrique in Algeria. The Naval Troops (Troupes de la Marine)…

  • Forts of the War of 1812

    Forts of the War of 1812
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849085762

    When war broke out between the United States and Great Britain in 1812, neither side was prepared for the conflict, as evidenced by their respective fortifications. The most sophisticated and modern fortifications were those built by the US Corps of…

  • Louis XIV's Army

    Louis XIV's Army
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780850458503

    Louis XIV's army was in many ways the first modern army. After assuming power in 1661, Louis abolished the post of Colonel General of Infantry so he could exercise direct control over the armed forces in his realm. The king demanded order, disciplin…

  • Louisbourg, 1758

    Louisbourg, 1758
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841762173

    This is a detailed account of the 1758 siege of Louisbourg, examining the talents of Wolfe and Amhert as commanders, and focusing on the British and French armies as well as the surrender and mutiny of the Carnbis' regiment.

  • The Canadian Corps in World War I

    The Canadian Corps in World War I
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846031861

    This book describes the organization, lists the units and illustrates the uniforms and equipment of the four Canadian divisions which earned an elite reputation on the Western Front in 1915-18. Canada's 600,000 troops-of whom more than 66,000 died a…

  • Louis XV's Army

    Louis XV's Army
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855326248

    The emergence of light troops at the time of Louis XV's reign (1715-1774) is a sign of the search for better intelligence of the enemy and rapid tactical moves on battlefields. This fourth instalment of Rene Chartrand's review of Louis XV's army rev…

  • Louis XV's Army

    Louis XV's Army
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855327092

    The final volume in this series on the largest and most powerful army of its time. Colonial and naval troops maintained the expansive overseas empire of Louis XV in America, Africa and Asia. They fought in the Seven Years War and the American War of…

  • Louis XV's Army

    Louis XV's Army
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855326255

    The second of two studies of the army of Louis XV. The author looks at the uniforms and equipment of French infantry. As part of the most powerful army of the time, these men fought in European campaigns such as the Seven Years War, and also in the…

  • Louis XV's Army

    Louis XV's Army
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855326231

    A study of the uniforms, equipment and role of foreign infantry in the army of Louis XV. In terms of skill and sheer numbers, they were considered as making up for the perceived weaknesses of the French soldier.

  • Louis XV's Army

    Louis XV's Army
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855326026

    France had a population of between 22 and 25 million at this time, and maintained the largest standing army in Europe. In peacetime it might have amounted to about 200,000 men; in times of war, it could be anything up to half a million. A substantia…

  • Emigre Troops in British Service, 1792-1803

    Emigre Troops in British Service, 1792-1803
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855327665

    The French Revolution was resisted by many of the aristocracy in an attempt to restore the King. The forces raised by these exiled officers fought alongside the British Army on battlefields from Holland to the West Indies and are covered in detail i…

  • The Forts of New France in Northeast America 1600-1763

    The Forts of New France in Northeast America 1600-1763
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846032554

    New France consisted of the area colonized and ruled by France in North America from the 16th to the 18th century. At its peak in the early 18th century its territory was huge, stretching from Newfoundland to the Gulf of Mexico. This title reviews t…

  • Talavera 1809

    Talavera 1809
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780961804

    The battle of Talavera in 1809 was one of the major battles of the Peninsular War and Arthur Wellesley's first victory in Spain itself, following which he was created Viscount Wellington of Talavera and Wellington. Although Wellesely's forces were o…

  • The Forts of New France

    The Forts of New France
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846035043

    New France consisted of the area colonized and ruled by France in North America from the 16th to the 18th centuries. This title, which follows on from "Fortress 27: French Fortresses in North America 1534-1763: Quebec, Montreal, Louisbourg and New O…

  • Colonial American Troops 1610-1774

    Colonial American Troops 1610-1774
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841764832

    This work concludes the three-part mini-series that describes the history of the local forces raised in the 13 original colonies of eastern North America. From the earliest English settlements the survival of the infant colonies depended upon these…

  • Colonial American Troops 1610-1774

    Colonial American Troops 1610-1774
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841763255

    This book describes the dramatic and colourful history of the provincial units which were raised in the 13 original American colonies. They were raised to protect themselves from the Indians as well as to fight alongside British regular troops durin…

  • Colonial American Troops 1610-1774

    Colonial American Troops 1610-1774
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841763248

    This volume tells the story of how, almost from the first arrival of French and English colonists in eastern North America in the 16th century, the settlers were forced to raise militias to protect themselves from the Indians. French and English soo…

  • Bussaco 1810

    Bussaco 1810
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841763101

    By 1810 Viscount Wellington had been forced onto the defensive. Napoleon was not about to give up and ordered a third massive invasion of Portugal. Wellington was now faced by 80,000 men of the Army of Portugal under Marshal Massena. At Bussaco on 2…

  • French Fortresses in North America, 1535-1763

    French Fortresses in North America, 1535-1763
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841767147

    This title provides a detailed examination of the defenses of the three largest fortified cities in Canada - Quebec, Montreal and Louisbourg - and also covers New Orleans in America. Quebec City is the best known and most impressive of the sites cov…

  • The Armies and Wars of the Sun King 1643-1715. Volume 2

    The Armies and Wars of the Sun King 1643-1715. Volume 2
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912866540

    The reign of Louis XIV of France had a great impact on the course of European and world military history. The years 1643 to 1715 were a defining epoch for western military, diplomatic, and economic matters. Most of those years were marked by conflic…

  • VIKINGS CO ED USA

    VIKINGS CO ED USA
    av CHARTRAND RENE

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781472840431

  • The Armies and Wars of the Sun King 1643-1715

    The Armies and Wars of the Sun King 1643-1715
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913118853

    The volume starts in an age of intolerance: the Protestant tragedy in France and the Irish tragedy. Tens of thousands of Protestants fled France. Various military and political events of the later 1680s, notably the "Glorious Revolution" of 1688 tha…

  • The Spanish Main 1493-1800

    The Spanish Main 1493-1800
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781846030055

    The Spanish possessions in the West Indies and the Central American and Mexican coast - was the envy of Englishmen, Frenchmen and Dutchmen from the 16th to the 19th centuries. To counter their assaults as well as those of pirates, the Spanish built…

  • French Musketeer 1622-1775

    French Musketeer 1622-1775
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780968612

    The works of French novelist Alexandre Dumas have been reproduced time and again on stage and screen. Based on a genuine memoir by an officer named D'Artagnan, Dumas published The Three Musketeers. The King's Musketeers were formed in 1622 and were…

  • Santa Anna's Army

    Santa Anna's Army
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841766676

    This book covers the army that fought the Texans at the Alamo and San Jacinto, and was poised to fight the US in the Mexican-American War of 1846-48. It was far from negligible and on the eve of the latter war a correspondent from the London Times j…

  • Vimeiro 1808

    Vimeiro 1808
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841763095

    In August 1808, a 14,000-man British army landed at Figura da Fozin Portugal under the future Wellington, Sir Arthur Wellesley. General Andoche Junot had 25,000 French troops in Portugal but these were scattered trying to contain the Portuguese. A 6…

  • Fuentes De Onoro 1811

    Fuentes De Onoro 1811
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841763118

    In 1811, the French again took the offensive in the peninsula. Soult moved to Badajoz and Massena advanced to relieve Almeida which Wellington had invested. At Fuentes de Onoro Massena and Wellington's armies clashed in a hard-fought contest. The at…

  • Napoleon's Guns 1792-1815

    Napoleon's Guns 1792-1815
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841764603

    This volume is the second half of the story of the French artillery during the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars. It covers the howitzers, mortars and large siege (16- and 24-pdrs) and garrison (8- and 12-pdrs) guns, placing a special emphasis on th…

  • Napoleon's Guns 1792-1815

    Napoleon's Guns 1792-1815
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841764580

    Napoleon, as a young artilleryman, was trained with the Gribeauval system, created to standardise the French field artillery. He remained faithful to this system throughout the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, only introducing a few minor changes.…

  • Emigre and Foreign Troops in British Service, 1803-15

    Emigre and Foreign Troops in British Service, 1803-15
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855328594

    A detailed study of foreign units in British service during the Napoleonic wars. It was in the Mediterranean that many of the units were formed including the Calabrian Free Legion and the Royal Corsican Rangers.

  • The French Army in the American War of Independence

    The French Army in the American War of Independence
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855321670

    This details the uniforms, organization and role of the French forces which fought as allies with the Americans in the War of Independence. This volume is part of the "Men-at-Arms" series.

  • The Spanish Army in North America 1700-1793

    The Spanish Army in North America 1700-1793
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849085977

    Long before England established a serious presence in the New World, Spain had already established an overseas Empire. In North America, this included vast tracts of territory including most of what today comprises the states of Florida, Arizona, Ne…

  • Canadian Forces in World War II

    Canadian Forces in World War II
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841763026

    Canada was the first Commonwealth ally to come to Britain's aid in 1940, and until final victory Canadian troops fought alongside the British and later the US armies. The Canadian divisions earned a high reputation on the battlefields of Italy, Norm…

  • American War of Independence Commanders

    American War of Independence Commanders
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841765686

    The American War of Independence was a milestone in American history. When the governor of Massachusetts sent British soldiers to seize arms and ammunition collected by the colonists the local militia resisted. This was to be the start of an eight-y…

  • The Armies and Wars of the Sun King 1643-1715  Volume 4

    The Armies and Wars of the Sun King 1643-1715 Volume 4
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781913336448

    This fourth and final part of our study concentrates on the early 18th century War of Spanish Succession. It was the largest and most difficult conflict in Europe since the Thirty Years War and unsurpassed until the Napoleonic Wars. It started becau…

  • Tomahawk and Musket

    Tomahawk and Musket
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849085649

    In 1758, at the height of the French and Indian War, British Brigadier General John Forbes led his army on a methodical advance against Fort Duquesene, French headquarters in the Ohio valley. As his army closed in upon the fort, he sent Major Grant…

  • Japanese War Art and Uniforms 1853-1930

    Japanese War Art and Uniforms 1853-1930
    av Rene Chartrand

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780764339578

    This beautifully illustrated book reviews the extraordinary evolution of Japans military institutions at a period of enormous transformation. Conversely, as this book shows with many fine color plates, Japanese art deeply influenced emergent impress…

  • British Troops in the West Indies 1792-1815

    British Troops in the West Indies 1792-1815
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781855326002

    Two centuries ago, the West Indies were a booming set of islands where vast fortunes were made. By the late 1790s, the West Indies attracted four-fifths of British overseas capital investments and provided over one-eight of the government's GBP31.5…

  • Gibraltar 1779-1783

    Gibraltar 1779-1783
    av Rene Chartrand

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841769776

    After Spain declared war against Britain on 21 June 1779 during the American Revolutionary War (1775-1783), a siege by land and sea was deployed against Gibraltar. For four years the garrison of Governor Elliot was blockaded and starvation was never…