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AND MATHEW CAREY & SON, PHILADELPHIA,
AAVE BEEN APPOINTED AGENTS TO THE FOLLOWING WORK.
ON THE SCIENCE OF
WAR AND FORTIFICATION.
COMPOSED FOR THE USE OF THE
STUDENTS OF THE IMPERIAL POLYTECHNIC SCHOOL,
AND OF THE
AND TRANSLATED FROM THE FRENCH, FOR THE
FOR THE USE OF THE
MILITARY ACADEMY OF THE UNITED STATES:
TO WHICH IS ADDED
SUMMARY OF THE PRINCIPLES AND MAXIMS
GRAND TACTICS AND OPERATIONS.
GENERAL IN THE NORTHERN ARMY.
“Without the rivalship of nations, and the practice of war, civil society itself could
FERGUSON ON CIVIL SOCIETY.
IN TWO VOLUMES, OCTAVO,
WITH A VOLUME OF PLATES AND MAPS.
VOLUME THE FIRST,
PART I.-THE SCIENCE OF WAR IN GENERAL.
PART II.-FIELD AND TEMPORARY FORTIFICATION.
VOLUME THE SECOND,
PART III.-PERMANENT FORTIFICATION, OR THE FORTIFICATION
This work embraces the whole science of war and fortification, and
is used as the text-book of the Fr schools. It was composed ip 1805 1 engineers, and Professor of fortifica by order of the council for the imp after being revised and approved by ablest engineers, was, by order of th
as the text and class-book of the Pol It has been translated for the WAR DEI
A View of the Agricultural, Commercial, Manufacturing, Financial,
Political, Literary, Moral and Religious Capacity and Character of the American People.
BY JOHN BRISTED,
COUNSELLOR AT LAW.
AUTHOR OF THE RESOURCES OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE.