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

    SS192_The Employment of Machine Guns Part 2 - Organization & Direction of Fire

    By War Office

    Paperback £10.89

    At the time of the Great War - after artillery - machine guns were seen as the most effective weapon employed in modern war. Due to the technicalities involved, it was paramount that detailed instructions were given. This book gives intricate direction to machine gunners including information regarding the mathematics,...

    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...

    SS550_Notes_and_Illustrations_on_the_Interpretation_of_Aeroplane_Photographs_PB

    By War Office

    Paperback £18.69

    Having the intelligence to identify and locate important military features of the enemy is something that plays a key role in all types of warfare. This detailed manual is a compendium of photographs that represent the different natures of ground on the whole front between the sea and the Oise,...

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