THE FATAL FORTRESS: THE GUNS AND FORTIFICATIONS OF SINGAPORE 1819 – 1956

CLEMENTS (W.)

L003

£19.99

199pp., 16 plates. 2016. The history of Singapore’s fortifications and guns from 1819 to the demise of coast artillery in the British Army in 1953. It also follows the development of artillery through the era of muzzle-loading guns to the introduction of the large breech-loading guns.