Opium War | National Army Museum

Opium and tea. The roots of the Opium War (or First China War) lay in a trade dispute between the British and the Chinese Qing Dynasty. By the start of the 19th century, the trade in Chinese goods such as tea, silks and porcelain was extremely lucrative for British merchants. The problem was that the Chinese would not buy British products in ...

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Paramilitary: The King's Own

One of the great revolutions in military operations in this century has been in the enormous increase in support troops. This came after a sharp drop in the proportion of camp followers in the 18th and 19th centuries. Before that it was common for an army on the march to consist of 10-20 percent soldiers and the rest camp followers.

Chinese ceramic glazes: Collecting guide | Christie's

The first Chinese ceramics — handbuilt earthenware pots — date back tens of thousands of years to the Palaeolithic period, but it was not until the Sui and Tang dynasties (581–907 AD) that technology developed sufficiently for craftsmen to be able to produce uniform vessels on the wheel and colourful glazes in the kiln.

History of US Army Uniforms | Military.com

Army Uniforms: Early America (1786-1833) The year 1812 was a very confusing one in regard to uniforms.Because of a shortage of blue cloth, coatees made of drab, black, brown or gray cloth were ...

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Description. This recreation of the Austro-Hungarian Hussar saber from the late 18 th century is made out of high-quality brass, a wooden scabbard with decorative brass and leather details. This sword …

A Woodsrunner's Diary: 18th Century Tin Kettles.

"I noticed particularly, one family of about 12 in number. The man carried an axe and a gun on his shoulders. The Wife, the rim of a spinning wheel in one hand, and a loaf of bread in the other. Several little boys and , each with a bundle, according to their size Two poor horses, each heavily loaded with some poor necessities. On the top of the baggage of one, was an infant rocked to ...

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18th Century Brass Shoe Buckles Sold out MIS-049 MIS-040 Shako Drummer's Badge Since the introduction of the cloth mitre cap, drummers had worn a metal drum on the rear of their caps. By the Napoleonic Wars, shakos began to be worn by drummers on campaign, leaving their bearskin caps for the parade square.

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Tactically, using 18 th century military procedures of open warfare with long, strung out battle lines, the Bess need not be efficient beyond 100 yards. Brown Bess Shortland 1777 Model. Brown Bess Lock. The individual soldier did not depend on his weapon's accuracy. Infantrymen were not trained to …

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To Understand Chinese Expansionism, Look to the Opium Wars ...

Chinese sentiments toward the United Kingdom today are generally positive despite the Opium Wars. The escalating military confrontation over the South China Sea is a reality of our times, but that doesn't mean China's leaders will forever be committed to a strategy of expansion and confrontation.

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Townsend and Son is a mail order company that supplies 18th and 19th century reproductions for living history. They specialize in Historic Clothing, Camp Gear, Tents, Books, Music, Knives, Tomahawks, Oak kegs and other assorted goods for people or organizations reenacting the periods from 1750 to 1840 especially the French and Indian War ...

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