Books by Publisher: FireStep Press

    SS186_Handbook of Ammunition

    By War Office

    Paperback £10.24

    Horse Mobilization

    By War Office

    Paperback £6.59

    Types of Horses Suitable for Army Remounts

    By War Office

    Paperback £6.59

    Details of the Sets of Harness Required for the Various Natures of Service Pattern Vehicles

    By War Office

    Paperback £6.59

    Using detailed tables, this book gives information on the types of harness required for vehicles such as General Service Wagons and Gun Carriages.

    The Impressment of Horses & Horse-Drawn Vehicles in Time of National Emergency

    By War Office

    Paperback £8.29

    This book is a detailed explanation of how the British Army went about acquiring the horses and horse-drawn vehicles required at a time of national emergency. It gives details of the remuneration available as well as samples of the forms, documents and legislation that had to be followed.

    40WO3140_Notes_on_Pack_Transport(1916)

    By War Office

    Paperback £6.59

    During the Great War, animals - specifically horses - were needed to transport heavy loads, and it was important that this was done in the safest possible way to avoid injury. This booklet instructs the way in which this should be done, from how to fit pack saddles, maximum weights...

    116GN5533_Remount_Manual_(War)

    By War Office

    Paperback £6.59

    Ensuring that the British Army was supplied with the necessary numbers of horses needed in time of national emergency - was something that took great organization. This book details the breakdown of the Remount Service's duties such as purchasing, training, issuing and convalescing.

    Remount_Regulations(1913)

    By War Office

    Paperback £8.94

    The Remount Service Department of the British Army was responsible for the purchase, maintenance and mobilization of horses at both peace time and in preparation for war. This interesting booklet details the regulations followed by the department in all its remount duties including branding and casting to impressment and delivery.

    40WO7055_Notes_on_Horse_Management_in_the_Field(1919)

    By War Office

    Paperback £7.64

    It was important, during a time of national emergency, that the horses mobilized for military purposes were kept as fit and useful as possible - keeping accidents and illness to a minimum.This pocket-guide is a useful reference source for all staff working with horses, giving information on feeding and grooming,...

    Notes on Horse Management in the Field (1917)

    By War Office

    Paperback £7.64

    It was important, during a time of national emergency, that the horses mobilized for military purposes were kept as fit and useful as possible - keeping accidents and illness to a minimum, This pocket-guide is a useful reference source for all staff working with horses, giving information on feeding and...

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