By Emir Bukhari
This identify examines essentially the most vibrant and fanciful uniforms in army historical past, these of Napoleon's protect Cavalry. The certain textual content covers devices equivalent to the Grenadiers ? Cheval; the Empress's Dragoons; the Chasseurs ? Cheval; the Mamelukes; the Gardes d'Honneur; the Polish Lancers; the Dutch Lancers; the German Lancers and the Lithuanian Tartars. A plethora of illustrations supplement the textual content, together with 8 positive complete web page color plates through inimitable Angus McBride, delivering admirably special reconstructions of uniforms and followed by means of ten pages of commentaries.
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