A New and Enlarged Military Dictionary

A New and Enlarged Military Dictionary

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Also the Various French Phrases and Words that Have an Immediate, Or Relative , Connection with the British Service, Or May ... SCALADE, from the French Escalade, a furious attack upon a wall nr rampart, contrary to form, and with no regularity. ... SCALE, a right line divided into equal parts, representing miles, fathoms, paces, feet, inches, aamp;c. used in making ... A barbarous custom, in practice amongst the Indian warriors, of taking off the tops of the scalps of the enemies skulls withanbsp;...

Title:A New and Enlarged Military Dictionary
Author:Charles James
Publisher: - 1805


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