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3 edition of Observations of Fire-arms And the Probable Effects in War of the New Musket found in the catalog.

Observations of Fire-arms And the Probable Effects in War of the New Musket

by Francis Rawdon Chesney

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Naval & Military Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Weapons & equipment,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Military,
  • Military - General,
  • Military - Weapons,
  • Military Science

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages388
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8960844M
    ISBN 101845742745
    ISBN 109781845742744

    This book offers a very detailed description of the mechanics of battles (especially in the Napoleonic Wars) on both a level of "grand tactics" and "minor" ones, including various ways of firing volleys (e.g. "platoon fire"), the influence different events on a battlefield have on a soldier's psyche, and many more/5(6). Individual rifle musket shots, cut together for layering, to create chaos 1.

    Musket Sounds. Here are the sounds that have been tagged with Musket free from Please bookmark us Ctrl+D and come back soon for updates! . The Second Amendment is one of America's most hotly contested laws, with critics claiming the authors of the Constitution implied protection for ownership of muskets alone. However, historical evidence suggests a completely different reality, proving that gunmakers -- and lawmakers -- were looking for ways to develop and improve the actions and capacities of firearms well beyond the musket.

      Part of the research I had to do for a book included learning how 'muzzleloaders' operate. So now I'll briefly share what I've learned. Muskets or any flintlock firearms are generally always reloaded via the muzzle like a cannon. First, a 'powder horn' or 'powder flask' is used to pour 'grains of shot' aka gunpowder down the muzzle. Author profile of Andrew Scalingi at Musket Fire. Build your custom FanSided Daily email newsletter with news and analysis on New England Patriots and all your favorite sports teams, TV shows, and.


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Observations on the Past and Present State of Fire-Arms and the Probable Effects in War of the New Musket (Colonel Chesney, ) Genre: War, Military, History: Binding: Cloth on board: Dust Jacket: No: Publisher: Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans: Place of Publication: London: Number of.

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Some indication of the difficulties experienced by authors can be gleaned from Colonel Chesney’s Observations on the Past and Present State of Fire-Arms and on the Probable Effects in War of the New Musket () in which he describes the Minié Rifles then coming into vogue, and in every case measures their powder charges in grains but divided by a factor of ten.

Not only disproves unfounded assumptions, such as the rifle musket making Civil War combat bloodier, but also delves into the Soldier's relationships with their guns - cleaning and maintenance, gun culture before and during the war, preferences, tactics, and a great deal more/5(8).

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With a Proposition for Reorganizing the Royal Regiment of Artillery by a Subdivision into Battalions in each special arm of Garrison, Field, and Horse Artillery, with Suggestions for Promoting its. Colonel Chesney, himself, produced a substantial volume in the same year entitled OBSERVATIONS ON THE PAST AND PRESENT STATE OF FIRE-ARMS, AND ON THE PROBABLE EFFECTS IN WAR OF THE NEW MUSKET: (Riling ).

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A total of 45 balls were excavated of which 25 were made available for detailed study. The musket.