Автор: Philip Haythornthwaite
Название: Austrian Army of the Napoleonic Wars (2)
Издательство: Osprey Publishing Ltd
Серия: Men-at-Arms 181
Размер: 26.32 Мб
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The mounted troops of the Hapsburg Empire comprised one of the most powerful forces of the Napoleonic Wars. However, from the outset the cavalry's higher command was less capable than its infantry counterpart: appointments were influenced by nepotism and politics, which resulted in commands often being given to those who lacked experience.