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Brass Spikes And Horsetail Plumes. A History Of U.S. Army Dress Helmets 1872-1904. by  Gordon. Chappell

Brass Spikes And Horsetail Plumes. A History Of U.S. Army Dress Helmets 1872-1904.

by Gordon. Chappell

First edition. Quarto. Pictorial paper over boards hardcover, x, 116 (2) pp., acknowledgements, double column, illustrated, appendices, notes, bibliography, index. An attractive and heavily illustrated volume identifying these helmets and answering questions about when, where, and how such helmets were manufactured and worn. Numerous great photographs of uniformed soldiers, entire units, and military posts. As new, in original protective shrink wrappers.

Inventory Number: 27094

$45.00