This quantity is the second one 1/2 the tale of the French artillery through the progressive and Napoleonic Wars. It covers the howitzers, mortars and big siege (16- and 24-pdrs) and garrison (8- and 12-pdrs) weapons, putting a different emphasis on their position, technical value and operational use. The creation of the Gribeauval method installed position a suite of mortars and massive weapons that have been lighter and extra conceivable than these formerly used, whereas supplying top quality hitting energy.
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