British Light Cavalry (Nations in Arms 1800-1815)/John Pimlott. Almark Publishing. Hardcover. First edition 1977. Out of print. Condition: Good, small indentation to top edge of front cover, very light tanning to end papers. ISBN: 085524271X
This book describes how the light cavalry learned new tactics while on campaign in Spain and Portugal during the Peninsular War, moving from shock assault to more effective scouts, picquets, rear and advanced guards. The text includes colour illustrations by Emir Bukhari, covering the uniforms and insignia of troopers, NCO,s and officers between 1796 and 1815, together with diagrams and maps of the tactics and campaigns.