FRENCH CUIRASSIERS, 1804-1815

Officers by Olivier Lapray

Publisher: Histoire and Collections

Written in English
Cover of: FRENCH CUIRASSIERS, 1804-1815 | Olivier Lapray
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Subjects:

  • European history: c 1750 to c 1900,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • History: World,
  • France,
  • Europe - France,
  • Military - Napoleonic Wars,
  • Military - Other,
  • History / Military / Other,
  • Military - General,
  • Modern - 19th Century
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8911101M
ISBN 102352500265
ISBN 109782352500261

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This is a very well-produced book, with excellent short bios of all the Cuirassier Officers that served during the Napoleonic Wars. There is also very detailed listing of various Cuirassier regiments and formations.

This book has to be studied and pored over, not for general reading.5/5(10). From tomore than officers served in the most powerful branch of the French Napoleonic cavalry, the cuirassiers.

From the younger second lieutenant to the major general, all fought with gallantry in these elite regiments. The result of man. Product Information From tomore than officers served in the most powerful branch of the French Napoleonic cavalry, the cuirassiers. FRENCH CUIRASSIERS From the youngest second lieutenant to the most seasoned major general, all fought with gallantry in these elite regiments.

French Cuirassiers Officers, by Olivier Lapray,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(2). A Dictionary of the Cuirassier Officers of the First Empire, Paris: Historie & Collections, pages.

1804-1815 book $ Anyone interested in the history of Napoleonic cavalry will be craving this book which includes biographies of (reputedly) almost officers (no, I.

This time it is on the French Cuirassiers from to and is put together by Andre Jouineau and Olivier Lapray. The book is 84 pages in total, but note that the pagination starts from the book cover.

So, the introduction (the book calls Origins) is on page 5. The text is translated from the French original and some of it may sound s: The fourteenth work in the "Officers and Soldiers" collection is dedicated to the French Cuirassiers from the Consulate to the Second Restoration.

Dating back to the Heavy Cavalry of the Ancient Re'gime, the first Cuirassier regiments were really created in France in during the Consulate.

Cuirassiers (/ ˌ k w ɪr ə ˈ s ɪər /; from French cuirassier) were cavalry equipped with a cuirass, sword, and firearm(s), first appearing in late 15th-century Europe. The first cuirassiers were produced as a result of armoured cavalry, such as the men-at-arms and demi-lancers, discarding their lances and adopting the use of pistols as their primary weapon.

Cuirassiers were cavalry equipped with cuirass armour and firearms, first appearing in late 15th-century Europe. The first cuirassiers were produced as a result of armoured cavalry, such as the men-at-arms and demi-lancers, discarding their lances and adopting the use of pistols as their primary weapon.

In the later 17th century, the cuirassier lost his limb armour and subsequently employed. French cuirassiers also played key roles in the battles of Eylau and Friedland in as he was influenced by M. de Lessac’s book De l’esprit militaire, which argued that the lance.

From tomore than officers served in the most powerful branch of the French Napoleonic cavalry, the cuirassiers. From the younger second lieutenant to the major general, all fought with gallantry in these elite regiments.

The result of many years of seeking and investigations, this detailed work shows these officers 'career, packed with portraits, records in battles and heraldry.

The fourteenth work in the "Officers and Soldiers" collection is dedicated to the French Cuirassiers from the Consulate to the Second back to the Heavy Cavalry of the Ancient Re'gime, the first Cuirassier regiments were really created in France in during the Consulate.

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9 in Series [Jouineau, André, Mongin, Jean] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Officers and Soldiers of The French Hussars - Volume 3 - From the 9th to the 14th Regiment - the Hundred Days the Restoration - No. Reviews: At war for the Emperor with the horsemen of the Cuirassiers Among students of the Napoleonic Wars there has long been an enthusiasm for the memoirs of soldiers of Napoleon's army.

Comparatively few books of this kind have been translated into English, though several have become well known and highly regarded. Some accounts have come from the pens of infantrymen, others from the ranks of the.

Strength and Quality of the French Cavalry Napoleon's cavalry consisted of the following regiments: 2 horse carabiniers, cuirassiers, dragoons, lancers, chasseurs and hussars.

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The book covers from the 1st to the 14th Cuirassiers Regiments of the French heavy cavalry of the Napoleonic era.

Pages 8 to 24 cover the organization of a cuirassiers regiment, including sections on recruitment and promotion. Page 30 covers cuirassier manoeuvre, with a section on "The Charge." There are two color plates showing different. The 12th Cuirassier Regiment (French: 12e Régiment de Cuirassiers, 12e RC) is an armoured cavalry (tank) regiment of the French Army.

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Books in french. PERIODES. Napoleonic Wars. DICTIONNAIRE DES OFFICIERS DE CUIRASSIERS, Thundering across the field of battle, resplendent in their ornate plate armour and pistols held tightly in gauntleted hands the charge of a cuirassier regiment was something to behold.

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