By Philip Katcher

ISBN-10: 0850458536

ISBN-13: 9780850458534

Uniformed volunteer devices have been raised by way of contributors, often from an area's social Г©lite who had sufficient spare time and cash to spend on such enthusiasms. They voted on their unit designation, their officials and non-commissioned officials, their unit ideas, and their uniform. Many destiny leaders discovered their talents in those ranks, and volunteer military devices shaped the center of many battling devices on each side of the Mason-Dixon line. With the aid of a number of pictures and illustrations, together with 8 complete web page color plates by way of Ron Volstad, Philip Katcher does an outstanding task of detailing the uniforms of the volunteer military of the yank Civil battle.

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The author would like to thank his family, Heather Alexander and Dominick, for their continued support and encouragement. Artist’s note Readers may care to note that the original paintings from which the colour plates in this book were prepared are available for private sale. All reproduction copyright whatsoever is retained by the Publishers. All enquiries should be addressed to: Stephen Andrew 87 Ellisland Kirkintilloch Glasgow G66 2UA UK The Publishers regret that they can enter into no correspondence upon this matter.

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Infanterie-Division and the Bundeswehr – two men from whom I have learnt a lot. Acknowledgements This book would not have been possible without the generous help of many people, especially Stephen Andrew, Mark Axworthy, Dušan Babac, Phillip Buss MA, Josef Charita, Brian Davis, Dr Friedrich Herrmann, David Littlejohn, Krunoslav Mikulan, Darko Pavlovic´, Henry Rüütel, and Pierre C T Verheye. The author would like to thank his family, Heather Alexander and Dominick, for their continued support and encouragement.

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