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D. APPLETON & CO., 200 BROADWAY.
PHILADELPHIA:
G. S. APPLETON, 148 CHESNUT STREET.
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CRAFTER I. INTRoDUCTIoN-Dr. Wayland's Arguments on the Justifiableness of War briefiy examined .................. ---------- 7

II. STRATEGY-General Divisions of the Art.-Rules for planning
a Campaign.-Analysis of the Military Operations of Na-
poleon . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 35

III. FoRTIFICATIoNs.–Their importance in the Defence of States proved by numerous Historical Examples- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 61

IV. Logistics.-Subsistence-Forage.-Marches.-Convoys.-Castrametation.................................: 88

V. Tactics.–The Twelve Orders of Battle, with Examples of
each-Different Formations of Infantry, Cavalry, Artillery,
and Engineers on the Field of Battle, with the Modes of
bringingTroops into action- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 114

VI. MILITARY PoLITv.-The Means of National Defence best suited
to the character and condition of a Country, with a brief Ac-
count of those adopted by the several European Powers.... 135

VII. DEFENCE or our SEA-coAsT.-Brief Description of our Maritime Fortifications, with an Examination of the several Contests that have taken place between Ships and Forts, including the Attack on San Juan d'Ulloa, and on St. Jean d'Acre. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - .......... 155

VIII. OUR NoRTHERN FRoNTIER DEFENCEs.–Brief Description of
the Fortifications on the Frontier, and an analysis of our
Northern Campaigns. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 210

IX. ARMY ORGA NIzATIoN.-Staffand Administrative Corps.-Their
History, uties, Numbers, and Organization ............... 235

X. ARMY ORGAN 7ATIoN.-Infantry and Cavalry.–Their History,
Duties, Numbers, and Organization - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 256

XI. ARMY ORGANIZATION.-Artillery-Its History and Organiza-
tion, with a Brief Notice of the different kinds of Ordnance,
the Manufacture of Projectiles, &c........................ - 275

XII. ARMY ORGANIZATIoN.-Engineers -Their History, Duties, and organization, -with a Brief Discussion, showing their importance as a part of a modern Army Organization --- --- 300

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