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A treatise on the military art; [electronic resource] : in four parts. Containing: I. A comprehensive system of discipline, for the cavalry of the United States; adapted to the principles of Baron Steuben's regulations for the infantry, and the latest Prussian and English treatises on cavalry. II. Regulations concerning the duty of cavalry in camp in time of war. III. Directions for the conduct of partizan corps, whether cavalry or infantry, in carrying on the petite guerre. IV. Maxims relating to the marching, encamping, and other general operations of an army in the field: compiled principally from the observations of experienced officers, and the most approved writers on the art of war. : Illustrated with plates. / By E. Hoyt, an officer in the cavalry of Massachusetts. ; Vol. I. Part I. & II. ; [Two lines from Vattel] ; Published according to act of Congress
Bib ID 3386435
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Hoyt, E. (Epaphras), 1765-1850
 
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Description Printed at Brattleborough [Vt.], : by Benjamin Smead, for the author. Sold by him, and by Russell & Ripley, Greenfield., 1798 
[2], v, [2], 8-212, 2 p., 10 folded leaves of plates : ill. ; 18 cm. (12mo) 
Series

Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 33907.

Notes

"Advertisement. The propriety of publishing and selling the first volume of this work, separate from the second, will be obvious ..."--p. [i].

"Errata."--p. [213].

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

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Evans 33907

McCorison, M.A. Vermont, 490

Reproduction Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 33907). Mode of access : World Wide Web. 
Subjects Cavalry drill and tactics.  |  Military art and science -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Place United States Vermont Brattleboro. United States Massachusetts Greenfield.

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