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The Yeomanry Regiments : over 200 years of tradition /
by Patrick Mileham ; foreword by Brigadier the Duke of Westminster.
edition
3rd ed.
imprint
Staplehurst, Kent : Spellmount, 2003.
description
128 p., viii p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
ISBN
1862271674
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imprint
Staplehurst, Kent : Spellmount, 2003.
isbn
1862271674
catalogue key
5102574
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. [123]-124) and index.
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Summaries
Bowker Data Service Summary
From the formation of the Yeoman Cavalry in 1794 in anticipation of invasion by revolutionary France, the Yeomanry regiments have remained an integral part of British social history. Patrick Mileham charts the history, character and continuing relevance of the Yeomanry.
Main Description
From their formation in 1974, the Yeomanry Regiments remain an integral part of British military and social history. This account of the Yeomanry volunteer military movement, gives character and prestige to the activities and spirit of the regiments, and underlines their continuing relevance.
Unpaid Annotation
This 27 volume print set represents the most comprehensive reference available on the subject of chemistry with nearly 1200 entries on 30,000 pages covering the entire scope of chemical technology. Includes basic chemical information as well as applications health and safety implications. This world renowned reference is now available in a convenient and updated online edition via Wiley InterScience. Updated monthly, this online edition keeps Kirk-Othmer up to date with all advances in chemical technology. For more information on the online edition and how to order, please visit: www.mrw.interscience.wiley.com/kirk
Table of Contents
Forewordp. 4
Prefacep. 5
Author's Introductionp. 6
History of the Yeomanry
The Threat of Invasion and the Raising of the Yeomanry Cavalryp. 8
'Riots and Tumults': The Yeomanry and Military Aid to the Civil Powerp. 15
Yeomanry Service in the Nineteenth Centuryp. 20
The Boer War: The Imperial Yeomanryp. 26
The First World War: Western Front - War against the Turksp. 36
1919-1945: The British Expeditionary Force - The Middle East - The Western Desert - The Italian Campaign - The Far Eastern Service - North-west Europep. 48
1945 to the Presentp. 66
The County Regimentsp. 71
Select Bibliographyp. 123
Acknowledgementsp. 125
Indexp. 126
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