SMOOTHBORE ORDNANCE JOURNAL VOLUME NINE: FRANCO-PRUSSIAN AND KRUPP ARTILLERY

SUMMERFIELD (S.) Ed:

SOJ09

£20.00

104pp., 4to, fully illus., P.B. 2015.

This issue has five themes: Field Siege Artillery in the Franco-Prussian War of 1870-71 and the first example of aerial combat during the Siege of Paris, 1870; Rifled Muzzle Loaders of the French La Hitte System, the Austrian M1863 Lenk system and other European RMLs; Prussian Krupp Rifled Breech Loading Field Guns (1859-80); Russian Krupp Rifled Breech Loading Ordnance; Spanish Smoothbore Field Ordnance (1827-1861), M1859 Muzzle Loading Rifled Artillery, Spanish Krupp Steel and Compressed Bronze Breech Loading Rifle Cannon KT030