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1817 La Roche Aymon, Mounted Sabre

PostPosted: 04 Apr 2018 17:03
by Ju
Included in a big text (in french) about cavalry, transcribed and presented here :

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1jAJah ... IsaESSsGdw

from :
Roche-Aymon, Antoine Charles Etienne Paul comte de la, Des troupes légères ou réflexion sur l’organisation, l’instruction et la tactique de l’infanterie et de la cavalerie légère, Magimel, Anselin et Pochard, Paris, 1817.
p.301 & 329.
https://books.google.fr/books?id=K7dr52 ... &q&f=false

Re: 1817 La Roche Aymon, Mounted Sabre

PostPosted: 30 Apr 2018 18:39
by Thearos
Well worth reading, though the description of the simplified blows is not always clear to me. Worth comparing to de Brack, Aux Avant-postes-- because this French writer describes a Prussian system (just as Valvil's contrempointe is produced in a Russian context).