An Introduction to the art of fortification, containing draughts of all the common works used in military architecture, and of the machines and utensils necessary either in attacks or defences : also a military dictionary, wherein the said works and machines are not only more fully described, but all other technical terms and phrases made use of in the science of war are distictly [sic] explained
- London : Printed for and sold by John Brindley, bookseller to his Royal Highness the Prince of Wales, at the Feathers in New Bond Street, 1745.
- Physical Description:
- 1 volume (various pagings), 3 unnumbered folded leaves of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
- Signatures: a-o 4 p 2 [-p2].
- Binding notes:
- Bound with: The Theatre of the present war in the Netherlands and upon the Rhine. London : Printed for J. Brindley, 1745.
D291.T37 c.1 (Book) bound in The Theatre Of The Present War In The Netherlands and upon the Rhine : Containing A Description of all the Divisions and Subdivisions, Rivers, Fortified and other considerable Towns, in the Ten Catholick Provinces, the South-West Part of Germany, Frontiers of France towards each, and all Lorrain ; including the whole Scene of Military Operations, that may be expected during the Hostilities in those Countries. With a General Map, sixty eight Plans of Fortified Places, and seventeen particular Maps, upon a Larger Scale, of the Territories round most of the chief Cities. Also A Short Introduction to the Art of Fortification, containing Draughts and Explanations of the principal Works in Military Architecture, and the Machines and Utensils necessary either in Attacks or Defences ; Also a Military Dictionary, more copious than has hitherto appear'd explaining all the Technical Terms in the Science of War
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