Автор: Philip Katcher
Название: Flags of the American Civil War (1)
Издательство: Osprey Publishing Ltd
Серия: Men-at-Arms 252
Размер: 21.63 Мб
Для сайта: eKnigi.org
The very heart of the Confederate fighting unit was its flag, which came in a variety of designs and colours. The flag was the rallying point on the field of battle and it marked the unit headquarters in camp. In 1865, at the war's conclusion, the furling of the defeated Confederate banners signalled the end of that episode in history.