By: Ewald, Johann; Selig, Robert A.; Skaggs, David Curtis
Westport, Greenwood Press: 1991
Edition: First American Edition
Seller ID: 2304023
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good
First American edition. Edges lightly foxed, small owner bookplate on front endpaper. 1991 Hard Cover. x, 178 pp. This translation of Johann Ewald's classic essay, Abhandlung Uber den kleinen Krieg, published in 1785, describes light infantry tactics in an era of heavy infantry formations. Robert Selig and David Skaggs comment on Ewald's treatise on partisan warfare and its relevance to current military doctrine. They also provide extensive scholarly notations with the text, explaining people, places, and events during the Seven Years' War and the American Revolution, where Ewald had extensive... View More...