New PDF release: French Foreign Legion 1872–1914 (Men-at-Arms)

By Martin Windrow,Mike Chappell

This quantity covers the vintage 'Beau Geste' interval, of the French overseas Legion whilst the corps was once accelerated through 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 specialist at the French international Legion, it is a vibrant creation to the interval while the Legion solid their mythical combating reputation.

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