By David Hollins
Austria's Balkan frontier – the disputed borderland among Europe and the Ottoman Turks – used to be defended within the 18th century through a special association of hardy groups who have been granted farmland in go back for armed carrier. those Grenzers, masters of guerrilla battle, have been later included into Austria's average forces, and earned a much wider popularity struggling with opposed to the military of Frederik the Great's Prussia. through the beginning of the wars opposed to progressive and Napoleonic France they supplied an important a part of the Austrian Line. This ebook unravels their complicated heritage, and illustrates the advance in their vibrant folks costumes into awesome uniforms.
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