Library

Videos may be an excellent way to dip into new knowledge, but to truly delve deep you need to go to the sources!  Here at the "Library," you'll find great book recommendations and free PDF downloads of primary sources related to our video content.

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Free Digital Downloads

A variety of historical documents provided as downloadable PDF documents, all free of charge.

"Discipline of the Light Infantry companies in His Majesty's Army"

from Lord Townshend,

1772

"A New System of Military Discipline Founded upon Principle"

by The Earl of Cavan,

1776

Howe's Light Infantry Exercise,

1774

"Tacticks"

by Lt Colonel William Dalrymple,

1782

"The Military Medley"

by Thomas Simes

1768

"A Military Course"

by Thomas Simes

1777

"Instructor for the NCOs and Private Men"

by Thomas Simes

1779

"A Treatise on the Military Science"

by Thomas Simes

1780

"A Portable Military Library, Vol. 3"

by Thomas Simes

1782

"The Articles of War"

1778

The 1764 Manual Exercise

(Full)

"The Exercise of a Company of Foot"

by Thomas Hindle

1779

Cuthbertson's System for the Management of an Infantry Battalion

1779

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