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AST-014 The Italian and Swiss Suvorov campaigns of 1799 book

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AST-014 The Italian and Swiss Suvorov campaigns of 1799 book

AST Publications The Italian and Swiss Suvorov campaigns of 1799 book. Pic.1
AST Publications The Italian and Swiss Suvorov campaigns of 1799 book. Pic.1

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AST Publications The Italian and Swiss Suvorov campaigns of 1799 book. Pic.2

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Contents
Introduction
The Italian campaign
The Swiss campaign
The tactics and armament of the opponent parties
The Russian Army (the arrangement, equipment and colours)
The organization of the Russian Army
The uniform of the Russian Army
The colours and standarts of the Russian Army
The Austrian Army (the arrangement, uniform, the colours)
The arrangement of the Austrian Army
The arrangement of the allies subsidiary contingents
The uniform of the Austrian Army
The colours and standarts of the Austrian Army
The French Army (arrangement, uniform, colours)
The arrangement of the French Army
The arrangement of the French subsidiary contingents
The uniform of the French Army
The colours and standarts of the French Army
The uniform of the French subsidiary contingents
Appendix. The quarter-bill of the Armies for the campaign of 1799
The list of the literature and the sources
44 pages, 27 illustrations

Illustrations
1. St.Gotard, September, 13 1799
The squadron trumpeter of the 9th hussars' Erdedi's regiment (Austria) who is dressed in the old type of uniform (1767 y.). The trumpeters of the Hungarian hussars regiments were traditionally hired from the Germans and that's why they were dressed into the full-dress uniform instead of hussar's pelisse and wore the hat instead of the cap. Since 1798. such kind of uniform was countermanded but until the 1800 the hussar's trumpeters still continued to wear their exotic uniform.
The chasseur of the Bagrations' chasseurs' (7th) regiment (Russia) dressed in the uniform of 1797, wore the forage hat instead of the unwieldy hat and with the aglet that is buttoned to the full-dress uniform.
The field engineer of the Nazimov's pioneer company (Russia). Only one pioneer company took part in the Italian-Swiss campaign. The field engineer had the rifle at the back of him that is not defined by the order but is available due the military actions he took part in.
2. Zurich, September, 16 1799
The dragoon of the 17th dragoons' regiment (France) dressed in the ordered uniform of 1793 year type. One of the sixth Russian ones that were captured near Zurich, it was done by the 17th dragoon regiment.
The .sub-ensign of the musketry company of the musketry Markov's the 1st (Muromsk) regiment (Russia). During the battle near Zurich the regiment lost three colours (one regimental that was found later on and three company ones).
The rank of the 46th linear semi-brigade. (France).
3. The siege of Mantya, April to July of 1799
The sergeant of the regiment fo the national border (Austria). The second Bakinsk #11 regiment of the national border took part at the siedge of Mantya. The uniform of the sergeants was rather voluntary (the traditional privilege), sometimes very rich as the same as the armament.
The artilleryman of the first vacant artillery regiment (Austria) who is dressed in the regulated uniform of the 1798. The hat brims are turned up in contrast to the army regulated variant. Two companies of that regiment took part at the siege of Mantya.
The drummer of the Durasov's artillery company (Russia) who is dressed in the uniform of 1797. The company took part at the siedge of Mantya as the part of the Kray's corps.
4. Trebbia, June, 8 of 1799
The officer of the Couriers corps (Russia). The corps was established in 1797 to forward the personal Emperor's directions. As usual, two or three couriers participated into the campaign together with the Army. Besides other responsibilities they should deliver the captured colours and standarts.
The field-officer of the grenadier Rozenberg's (Moscow) regiment (Russia).
The regiment captured three French colours at the battles near Trebbia and Nyra. It was rewarded by the Maltese colours with the legend on the distinguished service.
The Cossack of the Don Cossacks regiment (Russia). The Don Cossacks regiment of Posdeev the sixth was attached to the Baranovskiy's the second brigade that included the Rozenberg's grenadiers regiment. The Cossacks uniform was not regulated but the combination of red and blue, traditional for the Don Cossacks, were followed in the most cases. The Cossack has got the colours of the 17th linear semi-brigade in his arms that was captured by the Moscow grenadiers.