US Army Western Frontier Uniforms, Arms and Equipment Vol 1 Headgear, Clothing, Footwear by: Douglas McChristian
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Douglas C. McChristian here presents a comprehensive account of the evolution of military arms and equipment during the years 1880-1892. The volumes are set against the backdrop of the final decade of the Indian campaignsa key period of transition in United States military history.
In Volume 1, McChristian shows how the Quartermaster Department modified the design and manufacturing of uniforms and other clothing to meet the developing needs of troops in the American West.
Drawing on extensive research in public and private collections throughout the United States and lavishly illustrated with more than four hundred color and black-and-white illustrations, these volumes will serve as invaluable references for collectors, curators, and students of militaria and of the frontier era.
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- Width: 8.75 inches
- Height: 11.38 inches
- Depth: 0 inch
- Weight: 3.25 pounds
- Hard Cover with dust jacket