Duncan, Louis C. aMedical History of General Scotta#39;s Campaign to the City ofMexico in 1847. ... from Spanish manuals based on the experience of the Napoleonic Wars that had ended more than three decades earlier. ... Their muskets, mostly obsolete Napoleonic era models purchased from the British, were supplied with cartridges often overloaded with powder. ... a company of light infantry armed with English Baker rifles, which, although outdated and slow to reload, were superior inanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Encyclopedia of the Mexican-American War|
|Author||:||Spencer Tucker (Militärhistoriker)|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2013|