Australian Garrison Artillery 1788-1962 Ordnance Mountings

Australian Garrison Artillery 1788-1962 Ordnance Mountings

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Australian Garrison Artillery 1788-1962 by D Spethman L Deighton

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Australian Garrison Artillery 1788-1962

 

Most studies on artillery, whether it be Australian or from any other country, usually describe the guns and their specifications. However, in most cases there is little, or no mention of fire control methods, and or equipments involved in a Coastal Defence (or Fortress) System. "Australian Garrison Artillery 1788 – 1962" 'Guns, Mountings, and other Equipments': Endeavours to address some of these shortcomings. To our knowledge, it is the first time that this aspect of Australia's Garrison Artillery has been attempted in this country.

 

A large reference book describing the artillery of garrisons throughout Australia. A highly technical publication describing in-depth the bits and pieces that go into making artillery work. Includes other equipment being used at a Garrison for example generators, searchlights, sites, heliographs, fire tables, ballistic calculators, clinometer, fall of shop encoders etc

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Book Condition:
PERFECT - NEW BOOK
Outer Cover on Book:
Soft Cover
Total Pages:
287
Publication Date:
2010

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