By David Nicolle, Graham Turner
A few historians divide background into classes ruled through one civilisation. Greece, Rome, India, China, Western Europe and North the USA have all had their second within the sunlight, yet from the eighth to eleventh centuries the Islamic global led the way in which. With various illustrations and images, together with 8 appealing complete web page color plates via Graham Turner, this helpful addition to Osprey's Men-at-Arms sequence by means of David Nicolle examines the recruitment, company, weaponry, dress and uniforms of the armies of the Caliphates from 862-1098.
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AMX-30 DCA twin 30mm self-propelled anti-aircraft system. STATUS Production complete. In service with Bosnia, Chile, Croatia, Cyprus, France, Greece, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Spain, United Arab Emirates and Venezuela. MANUFACTURER GIAT Industries, Roanne, France. Right: AMX-30B2 fitted with explosive reactive armour 29 GIAT Leclerc MET (France) KEY RECOGNITION FEATURES • Vertical hull front which then slopes back under front of hull, very well sloped glacis plate, turret centre, slightly raised engine compartment at rear.
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Armies Of The Caliphates 862-1098 by David Nicolle, Graham Turner